Saturday, 5 February 2011

From Vogue, 1966- a tan cap sleeved double breasted suit jacket with matching skirt worn over a t-shirt style blouse. The hat is by Adolfo and the earings are by Marvella.
Adolfo (born Adolfo Sardina, 1933 in Cuba) is a milliner who worked for Balenciaga, Chanel and Bergdorf Goodmans. He later branched out to ladies wear, creating high end suits reminicent of Chanel. He recieved a Coty Award in 1955 for his innovative hat designs. He closed his salon in 1993.
Marvella Jewelery was founded in 1906 by Sol Weinreich. The company went on to create a wide range of jewelry. In 1982 the company was sold to Trifari, and today the company is owned by Monet.

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