Screencaps from the colourised version of Piya Aiso Jiya Mein. Ostensibly about the piya but really an ode to the art of dressing up. Alternatively Meena is Queen of Everything. And has a few helpers. Another similar song – from … Continue reading
Posted in 1960s, 20th century, Actor, Bengal, bindi, Cinema, Costume, costume design, Costumes in Cinema, fashion, film costumes, Film Costuming, Hairstyles, Indian Aesthetics, Indian Costume, Indian fashion, indian style, Indian Women, Old Bollywood, Period Drama, retro cinema, retro fashion, Sari, Sari Blouse, Vintage, vintage costume, vintage hair
Tagged bindi, dressing up, hair ornaments, Meena Kumari, Old Bollywood, Sahib Bibi aur Ghulam, sari, sola singar, vintage actress, vintage hair
Dilip Kumar is 92 today (11/Dec/2014). Watch Dilip and Madhubala being very adorable in Nain mile baawre and giving off some old-fashioned heat in Beiman Tore Nainwa in 1951’s Tarana. This was pretty much part of the soundtrack of my … Continue reading
Shobhana Samarth, probably taken in the late 30s/early 40s. A few posts don’t have a theme but are merely to provide a snapshot of a decade – I normally tag the decade so its easy to follow the tags.
Posted in 1930s, 1940s, fashion, Sari Blouse, Vintage
Tagged 1930s, 1940s, actress, chiffon. sari blouse, Old Bollywood, Shobhana Samarth, vintage
Now and then a post where it is just the blouse without the upper drape.
Posted in 1940s, Actor, Old Bollywood, Sari Blouse, Vintage Blouse
Tagged 1940s, blouse, LIFE, Life Magazine, Nalini Jaywant, Old Bollywood, saree, vintage
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What the well dressed journo was wearing circa 1958. Check out the piping and back buttons!
Posted in 1950s, Actor, Bollwyood, Bollywood, Cinema, India, Indian Cinema, Sari, Sari Blouse, Vintage
Tagged 1958, Bollywood, indian cinema, Kalapani, Madhubala, Old Bollywood, saree blouse, vintage blouse