Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Past Glam: 1923 Holeproof Hosiery Ad


Isn't this what we still want? Stockings that don't rip the moment you put them on — I'm afraid they are still as much a dream as they were in 1923.

Source: Photoplay magazine, December 1923.
 

8 comments:

Elisabeth said...

*sigh* If only...

Just A Stay At Home Mom said...

I still can't even get one leg on without tearing it to shreds :)

surealist said...

Hi!
Nice blog!
Check this out. The suberb surealist painter Paul Delvaux!

coolingstar9 said...

The year 1923 photo look charming. I enjoy reading your posts, may all good things come to you.

BabeeGurl said...

wow :)

G.G. said...

Elizabeth - you said it!

Just aSaHM - I know, me too.

Surealist - they were cool, I checked them out.

Coolingstar - Thank you so much :)

Babeegurl - :)

kathleenCrowleyCostumeCouture said...

I just love the old hose - and the new ones too. Even tho they are still pretty fragile.

Love your blog!
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Harpist said...

There's GOT to be a way...