Tag Archives: Germany

cold-weather helmet liner bathing suit

This has become an annual tradition for me, a kind of tribute to my mother. I apologize to those who have read it before, but I have new readers who I think will enjoy it. It’s bathing suit season, in preparation for the unveiling of the bathing suit I have been collaborating on, I think reposting this […]


Tamara, 1950

This is one of my mother’s old pictures. It’s her friend, Tamara, somewhere in Europe, probably Germany. It was taken in 1950. I’m posting it because I like old photographs, especially ones that show the fashions of another era, such as those taken during the war and interwar period. Sometimes the fashion in such photographs is oddly unfamiliar; but […]