Vintage Inspirations: Shocking Pink ~ VFG Fashion Parade for the week of September 24th

Discussion in 'Public VFG Fashion Parades & Fresh Vintage' started by carla rey, Sep 23, 2018.

  1. carla rey

    carla rey Trade Member

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    Runway images: Ulla Johnson, Christian Siriano, Oscar de la Renta, Tory Burch


    Vintage Inspirations: Shocking Pink
    There is a femininity in pink (since the 1930s anyway), and there is an urgency in shocking pink—it is fearlessly feminine. Yves Saint Laurent described it as “...an aggressive, brawling, warrior pink.” Elsa Schiaparelli thought enough of this vibrant color to make it her non-sweet signature, giving name to her most famous perfume, color to her packaging, and finding its way into her fashions from head to toe throughout her career.

    Shocking pinks ruled the runways again for Fall 2018, looking every bit as fearless and fierce as ever. Schiap would approve.
     
  2. Midge

    Midge Trade Member

    From my sold archives...
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    1960s plastic brooch

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    1980s home made velvet and satin cocktail dress

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    1980s silk cocktail dress by Isabelle Allard
     
  3. thespectrum

    thespectrum Administrator Staff Member

    From my sold archives
    1950s Velvet OOmphies Slippers/Flats
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    1950s Matelassé Evening Coat
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    1950s Sari Silk Party Dress
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  4. Vintage Runway

    Vintage Runway Trade Member

  5. Vintage Runway

    Vintage Runway Trade Member

  6. poppysvintageclothing

    poppysvintageclothing Administrator Staff Member

  7. The Vintage Merchant

    The Vintage Merchant Administrator Staff Member

  8. thespectrum

    thespectrum Administrator Staff Member

    This isn't Shocking but Succes Fou.
    My favorite perfume bottle from my personal collection.
    The box has the pink lining!
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  9. denisebrain

    denisebrain Trade Member

    Oh dear, I think I'm going to cry!! pinkeleemotiSo much gorgeous PINK!!!

    This bright magenta and black 50s dress is in my shop
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    Some favorite previously sold items in my favorite color:
    Mike Benet 1960s formal
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    Bonnie Cashin/Pringle intarsia cashmere cardigan
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    Another Cashin, a three-piece set
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    Padded silk satin coat
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  10. From my sold archive.
    Vibrant pink 1920s chiffon gown with velvet floral trim
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    Also from my sold archive. 1960s bright pink tie shoes
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    Available for sale at my shop in Mad Moon Marketplace vintage store
    A bright pink tweed 1960s wool skirt suit 60s-vintage-red pink-suit-plaid-jackie o-anothertimevintageapparel.jpg
     
  11. mags_rags

    mags_rags Trade Member

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    On Etsy, a 50s strapless shelf bust evening gown in black and pink
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    Polka dot dropped waist dress with flirty skirt
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    An 80s cotton sundress with tiered skirt and ruffled bodice yoke
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    At magsrags.net, a draped and ruched silk jersey Holly Harp cocktail dress
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    And new old stock Daniel Green satin boudoir slippers
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  12. trufaux

    trufaux Trade Member

  13. The Vintage Stylist

    The Vintage Stylist Trade Member

  14. amandainvermont

    amandainvermont Trade Member

    Maggie - those slippers!
     
  15. carla rey

    carla rey Trade Member

  16. amandainvermont

    amandainvermont Trade Member

    I'm not a shocking pink kind of woman - but I sure love this parade.
     
  17. Flannery Crane

    Flannery Crane Trade Member

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