Wednesday, 18 May 2011

Style Icon XXXII - Noel Coward (Again)

We've had him here before and we'll have him back too. Here he is, with Elizabeth Taylor, in a 'still' from the film Boom (1968), in his brown dinner jacket-Tuxedo outfit (by Douglas Hayward), complete with brown suede shoes (probably by R E Tricker), and is seriously persuasive that this can work. It is a pity that they put the film in the wrong way round to extract the 'still' but it often happens:

And here he is on board RMS Queen Mary in a popular travelling coat: the polo:

As usual, left-click the images to enlarge.

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