Tag Archives: Life Magazine

Street Style Circa 1944

Even before the inception of blogs, young women would dress in their finest and prance around the streets hoping to be photographed. And photographed they were! One can argue that Alfred Eisenstaedt was The Sartorialist of the 20th century. I present you the Beautiful Girls in New York series he shot for LIFE magazine in the ’40s. See narcissism existed long before the Internet.

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A Day With Marilyn

Have you guys seen these recently uncovered photos of a fresh-faced Marilyn Monroe. They were shot by LIFE photographer Ed Clark in 1950 right before she blew up as a sex symbol. Gorgeous right?

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Life’s Sexiest

I ate stuffing and mashed potatoes four days in a row. Hence, I am the opposite of sexy, which I think is frumpy right? I long for broccoli and a StairMaster.

I’m still comatose from the long Thanksgiving weekend, so feast your eyeballs on this roundup of LIFE magazine’s sexiest photos of all time. These are from B.A. (Before Airbrushing). Imperfection is sexy.

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