So for today, Fashionable Reader, I have a retrospective on teal and turquoise as influenced by two of my covers:
Waistcoats & Weaponry
and the German cover for Heartless
(also used for the French pocket size).
|1900 Fan early 20th century The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|
First something for Lord Akeldama.
|1775-1889 Court Suit The Metropolitan Museum of Art|
Now something for Dimity in the Finishing School books.
|1850 Necklace 1850s Sotheby’s|
|Day dress 1860s The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|
Something for Alexia in the Parasol Protectorate books.
|1875 Afternoon Dress Charles Fredrick Worth, 1875 The Metropolitan Museum of Art|
|1870 Comb Christie’s|
Something for Ivy in the Parasol Protectorate books.
|1875 Visiting Dress c.1875 Kerry Taylor Auctions|
|1860s Brooch Christie’s|
Something for Primrose in the Custard Protocol books.
|1900 "Flying Fish" Nacklace James Cormer Watt, 1909 Tadema Galley|
|1900 early 20th century The Philadelphia Museum of Art|
|1905 The Philadelphia Museum of Art|
After the turn of the century...
1909-1911 The Metropolitan Museum of Art; 1910-1913 Georges Doeuillet, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1910 Weeks The Metropolitan Museum of Art
|1930 Ring Cartier, 1930 1stdibs.com|
|1930s Bes-Ben The Los Angeles County Museum of Art|
|1940 Comb Victorian Bonham’s|
Things I want in my wardrobe right NOW.
|1950 Necklace and Ring David Webb, 1950s Sotheby’s|
|1957 Shoes Roger Vivier for Dior, 1957 The Metropolitan Museum of Art|
|1950s-1960s Tourmaline Bangle 1stdibs.com|
|1960 Shoes Roger Vivier for Dior, 1960 The Metropolitan Museum of Art|
|1955 Necklace, Earrings and Bracelet Van Cleef & Arpels, 1955 Sotheby’s|
|1960 Evening Shoes Roger Vivier for Dior, 1960 The Metropolitan Museum of Art|
Modern takes on this color...
2013 Duro-Olowu-for-JCP-Look-19; 2014 Ann Taylor 3_4 Sleeve Jersey Wrap Dress $41.99
|2014 Giorgio Armani two-tone asymmetric T-strap sandal at barneys.com|
|2014 Lulu Frost crystal and resin spike earrings at lulufrost.com|
|2014 Ohne Titel pleated color combo skirt at intermixonline.com|
|2014 Prada earrings pictured via Harpers Bazaar on Pinterest|
2014 Wist List Wednesday _ Red Carpet Fashion Awards; 2014BLUMARINE-Fall-Winter-2014-10
|Anya Hindmarch Crisp Packet clutch at shopbop.com|
|Sara Battaglia Lady Me two-tone silk clutch at modaoperandi.com|
|Annabella Barber by Jamie Nelson for Madame Germany February 2012 via Glamorous❤Vintage❤Soul|
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