CARMEN MIRANDA (1909-1955) comic actress/singer/dancer. Films include 'Down Argentine Way' '40, 'That Night in Rio' '41, 'Week-End in Havana' '41, "Springtime in the Rockies' '42. 'The Gang's All Here' '43, 'Four Jills in a Jeep' '44, 'Greenwich Village' '44, 'Something for the Boys' '44, 'Doll Face' '45. 'If I'm Lucky' '46 'Cocacabana' '47, 'A Date with Judy' '48, 'Nancy Goes to Rio' '50, 'Scared Stiff' '53. (please follow minkshmink on pinterest) #carmenmiranda #forties #victoryroll
I think many of us might benefit from sewing one of these retro outfits. 'Cuz really, what could be more practical? Talk about the clothes you reach for again and again! Yah, I do take myself too seriously with this everything-sewn-should-be-so-practical. This is the kind of thing that keeps life fun.