Sunday, January 31, 2010

hey babe, what's in your eyes?


A (relatively) subtle sixties eye makeup look - just a simple black line across the upper lashes.


Penelope Tree rocking gold chains and spidery eyelashes.


That darling, daring Audrey Hepburn in a promotional shot for How to Steal a Million.


Jean Shrimpton on the cover of Beauty by Vogue.


Twiggy showing the camera how she applies her legendary eye makeup.


Ultra glamorous model Marissa Berenson poses with tassels in her hair and electric green eye shadow and baby pink blush.


Peggy Moffitt manages to apply eye makeup that upstages this wild Rudi Gernreich print.


Flower child Sharon Tate sports her heavy Valley of the Dolls-era eye makeup along with a purple caftan and hippie staple, a paisley head band.


Edie Sedgwick, known for her legendarily luxurious eye makeup application, poses in the latest sixties baubles.



Yé-yé superstar France Gall looks the essence of badass cool in thick winged eyeliner and a cloud of smoke.


A model from the mid-sixties recreates a peacock feather in an elaborate blend of eye shadows.


Peggy Moffitt, shown here applying her iconic lash paint.


Supermodel Veruschka photographed for Vogue in light lipstick and heavy eyes.


Gorgeous Twiggy shows up the final product of her makeup madness.


Edie Sedgwick successor Susan 'International Velvet' Bottomly sports eye makeup very similar to the Factory Girl herself.


Elizabeth Taylor in her role as Cleopatra, the film that single-handedly started the elaborate eye makeup craze of the sixties.


A model sporting a more classic evening look, complete with lace decals on the eyelids.


Jayne Mansfield, seen reapplying her already over-the-top makeup, in the mid-sixties.


Marissa Berenson, seen again in gorgeous eye-catching makeup.


Liza Minnelli in her Academy-Awarding role in Cabaret.


The most glamorous hippie I've ever seen.

8 comments:

Bertie said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

wow I love big eyes! Thanks for posting these :)

smashingbird said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

Soooo beautiful, the more lashes the better!

Ms. B said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

What a great collection of photos! Thanks for posting these! I'd love to see some of the Youtube gurus recreate some of these!!

Daniela said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

I love it!!!!
What a lovely collection of pictures :)

I love that kind of make up.The 60's was the best decade of all.....

Edie,Twiggy and Peggy are my favorite 60's fashion icons.

Anonymous said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

The picture of Jayne Mansfield is OUTSTANDING . Great Job! Thanks.

javieth said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

I really like the eyes shadows, because i love to see my eyes outstanding and seductive and my face look totally diferent. So when i make up very well is sure the boy must to buy viagra because i am very ardous.

katty said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

I love to wear blush and a beautiful eyes shadow, well i love the make up because my face look like tv star very beautiful and clear, simply wonderful!!!and I always looking for a good mark because I consider the quality is important most of all that I want approach costa rica investment opportunities and do a better business.

lah-summerbaby said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

I love love love make up! The pictures are fab!great post.