movie fashions

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‘Modern’ American actress Fern Andra (1893 - 1974) became one of the most popular film stars of the German cinema in the 1910’s and early 1920’s. In her films she mastered tightroping, riding horse without a saddle, driving cars and motorcycles, bobsleighing, and even boxing.

1 - German postcard by Verlag Hermann Leiser, Photo: Gerlach. (source)

2 - Still from Des Lebens ungemischte Freude (1917).

3 - German postcard by Deutsche Gaumont-Gesellschaft, Berlin, no. 15. Photo: Fern Andra Atelier. 1910s. (source)

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Jacqueline Gadsden, 1927 by kristine

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Carole Lombard, 1930. Miss Lombard’s art deco inspired gown was created by Travis Banton, chief designer at Paramount Pictures by Colleen O'Eris