— Flair

I always like the covers for Flair magazine, and this one for Issue 13, the October 2014 issue, is even more cool as it features one of the few genuinely exciting models of the moment, Anja Rubik.

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— Pensive Christy

Christy Turlington in Africa from the shoot ‘Tropical Whites’ for American Vogue, May 1990. Photographed by Hans Feurer.

 

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— John Gould

I have a fascination with photographing the birds (and the bugs) which share with me the farm that I live on (as well as at the various hawk conservancies and wildlife parks nearby – yes, I am a geek for all this nature stuff)

 

This provides an excuse to post this beautiful watercolour illustration of more exotic birds than the UK is able to easily offer me.

 

It’s from a monograph of the Trogonidae or family of the Trogons, by John Gould, London, 1838.

 

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— Positively 4th Street

Super-fabulous editorial in the November 2014 issue of Vogue, featuring model Caroline Trentini photographed by the very great Inez & Vinoodh and styled by the legendary Grace Coddington.

 

I absolutely love this 60s/early 70s vibe and want to own/wear every outfit shown here.

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— Dangerous Women

After over a decade of rifling through flea market boxes and garage sales, art collector Peter J. Cohen has ended up with thousands of vintage photographs dating from the early to mid-twentieth century. Many of the images revealed women riding rodeo horses, sporting men’s coats, and slugging down beers in the most “unladylike fashion” for the time period they were taken in.

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