From left to right – Model, Orry Kelly, Bernard Newman, Travis Banton, Edith Head, Adrian, and Irene. With model showing evening gown, 1955: Edith at bat 1957: A fashion show… Read more “What a costume designer does is a cross between magic and camouflage.” Edith Head →
Even Google got into the act today with Miss Edith’s birthday: They lived in a wonderful house called, Casa Ladera…
Here’s the set up: Ninotchka commenting on western decadence – (looking at a ladies’ hat in a display window) How can such a civilization survive which permits their women to… Read more Greta Garbo in a hat – Ninotchka →
I remember seeing an item in the Hollywood Reporter a little while ago about the lack of skilled and seasoned producers in the industry. One of the anonymous sources cited… Read more PREMIERE OF GRAND HOTEL AT GRAUMAN’S CHINESE – 1932 →
Okay my darlings, I too am sitting at a device that conveys words into world, drinking a cup of coffee… But I would say the element I lack in my… Read more WORKING WOMEN IN HOLLYWOOD – GRAND HOTEL →
I love these stills – here we have director Edmund Goulding by camera, the cinematographer was William H. Daniels.
Greta and John waiting on set in a pair of director’s chairs. See the satin coverlet to protect Miss Garbo’s delicate gown from set dust? Have you ever seen a… Read more GARBO – BEHIND THE SCENES OF GRAND HOTEL →
A series of posts for Ms. S.V.G., a friendly follower of our FB page. Sarah wanted more Garbo and here she is – what struck me about these designs (by… Read more GARBO AND ADRIAN →