While we’re currently having some cold weather and snow here, spring has definitely arrived, at least on some days! I feel like wearing light colours, suits and pretty hats.
Here are some photos of great spring outfits!
I had to start with this wonderful photo that so perfectly represents spring. Taken by Walter Sanders in Berlin, May 1946. Source: LIFE archive
Marjorie Woodworth in a lovely outfit. Source: My vintage Vogue
Marjorie again in an even lovelier outfit. Source: My vintage Vogue
An unknown woman with amazing shoes. Source: 1940’s throwback
Dorothy Lamour in a flowery hat.
An ad from a 30s LIFE magazine, found on Google Books. Notice the funny little bag that seems to be attached to the leash.
Linda Darnell, also with amazing shoes and matching purse. Source: Lady Audley’s secrets
Linda Darnell again in a beautiful emerald green dress.
Martha O’Driscoll looking great with matching accessories. Source: Rare pix vintage actresses
Martha Vickers in a beautiful rose hat. Source: Ondiraiduveau
Ann Sheridan looking absolutely fantastic. I love everything about her outfit and her hair. Source: Rare pix vintage actresses
A great suit and hat. I think I found this in the excellent Jalou gallery.
Pretty straw hat.
Veda Ann Borg with great hair and outfit. Source: Rare pix vintage actresses
Veda Ann again, such a perfect look! Source: Rare pix vintage actresses
Fantastic picture of Lucille Ball. I love the combination of fuchsia and emerald green.
Beautiful Lena Horne in a great suit. Source: Vintagegal
I’ve shown this picture of Ann Savage before but it’s one of my all time favourite looks and would be just perfect for spring.
Gina Lollobrigida always wears great outfits.
Brigitte Bardot looking super elegant.
The perfect red suit.
Amazing teal suit.
Great colours. I never really wear purple but it looks so great on brunettes. Source: My vintage Vogue
Marilyn looking perfect as usual. Source: Dr. Macro
Same outfit with different hat.
Anita Ekberg looking so beautiful in a perfect suit. Source: Cup of gold
Marilyn again in another of my all time favourite looks. In fact I just ordered a coat like this one from Etsy.
Betty Loh Tih in an outfit that is very much in the same vein as the one above. Source: Soft Film
Perfect pastel spring suits. I’d love the blue one.
Ava Gardner in a red suit.