BAD GIRL BEAUTY: Vintage Mugshot Makeup + Hair Inspiration

    The Mugshot. Definitely a work of art. We've had a few of them come into our possession over the years, and they are always full of so much fascinating mystery. They definitely have a special quality to them; you know that person did something "wrong" and then they paid for it. Most of…Read more BAD GIRL BEAUTY: Vintage Mugshot Makeup + Hair Inspiration

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {AUGUST 11, 2017}

{circa. 1950s} +SILLY SOLIDER BOYS+ +     If you have any snapshots or vintage images that you think we would love send them to the.eye.of.faith@gmail.com + Until next time, {theEye} +   SHOP THE {SHOP} // USE CODE XIXIXI for 25% oFF

He’s the Greatest Dancer! Bobby Banas’ Gets Down to the Nitty Gritty!

It's a tragedy really that many of our world's most talented people can go unnoticed for so long. But now, with the advent of the internet, we are constantly rediscovering precious gems of our rich collective history and culture! Like, Bobby Banas! Bobby Banas swinging his hips and hair for some major 1960s swag.  You…Read more He’s the Greatest Dancer! Bobby Banas’ Gets Down to the Nitty Gritty!

{STYLE-WISE} Marlon Brando’s Screen Test for “Rebel Without a Cause” is EVERYTHING!!!

Unveiled is Marlon Brando's screen test for "Rebel Without a Cause" ; the iconic 1955 film that catapulted James Dean to icon status when the film was released just shortly after his death, making him a tragic martyr to that beloved 'live fast, die young" attitude that he has come to represent. Luckily for him, his…Read more {STYLE-WISE} Marlon Brando’s Screen Test for “Rebel Without a Cause” is EVERYTHING!!!

{STYLE WISE/MUSIC MINUTE} THINK PINK!!!

Everything on the great horizon, Everything that you can think— and that includes the kitchen sink, Think pink! FUNNY FACE "a film in love with fashion . . . " {circa. 1957} + Pink really is making a comeback in style these daze. No longer does it just represent that demure vision of femininity -…Read more {STYLE WISE/MUSIC MINUTE} THINK PINK!!!

Diary of a Small Town: Vintage Dreams + Nightmares {Vintage Style Moody Mood Board Inspiration}

  We have quite the tale in store for you today at The Eye of Faith. . . This one is taken from the darkest depths of our imagination and tells the hidden tales of a quaint small town, not too far from where you sit. It could be any small town, but this one…Read more Diary of a Small Town: Vintage Dreams + Nightmares {Vintage Style Moody Mood Board Inspiration}

{MUSIC MINUTE} “The Wheel of Fortune” by Kay Starr

+ Oh, wheel of fortune I'm hoping somehow If you ever smile on me Please let it be now + Billie Holliday declared Kay Starr "the only white woman who could sing the blues", and there's no doubt that while you are listening to this moody ballad of luck and love, you will know exactly…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} “The Wheel of Fortune” by Kay Starr

{PHOTOBLAST} MAN, I FEEL LIKE A WOMAN – VINTAGE STYLE INSPIRATION

I like being a woman, even in a man’s world. After all, men can’t wear dresses, but we can wear the pants.  Whitney Houston I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass. Maya Angelou Just wanted…Read more {PHOTOBLAST} MAN, I FEEL LIKE A WOMAN – VINTAGE STYLE INSPIRATION

{PHOTO BLAST} Playing With Pandora’s Box

You know how the story goes, don't you? She was a seductive woman  and the first woman in Greek mythology. Made from Earth to punish Prometheus for his overreaching and theft of the sacred fire, her youthful curiosity led her to opening a mysterious jar, the "Pandora's Box", that contained all the evils of humanity,…Read more {PHOTO BLAST} Playing With Pandora’s Box

E.O.F. How To Ivy Style From LOOK Magazine, 1955.

When it comes to achieving that legendary Ivy Style, one shouldn't have to think too much at all. When we came across this simple spread from 1955 we were struck with the straight forwardness of the editorial, as well as the run-down on how to achieve that Ivy Look. The article was so fascinating and…Read more E.O.F. How To Ivy Style From LOOK Magazine, 1955.