This was when Hollywood took on the guise of fantasy, such as the Art Deco rich musicals of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. 'Frankly people needed cheering up and nothing works better than aspiration, no matter how unattainable.' Glamorous: Vogue was at the forefront of fashion, even in the 1930s as this cover illustrates Inspiration: Gangsters such as Al Capone took inspiration from Hollywood and loved 'British costume' (right) And designers and film fans weren't the only ones to take sartorial inspiration from Hollywood. In a bizarre case of art imitating real life, gangsters from 1920s Prohibition era often modelled themselves on the stars they saw up on the big screen. Many took great pride in their appearance and lavished care and attention on their suits, hats and shoes, many of which were made from lavish fabrics in glaringly bright hues. Glamorous though the so-called 'dandy gangsters' were, they weren't the only men to find fame via a fashion magazine.
Miley wore the jacket on top of her white Simone Harouche bodysuit , swapping it in for the fuzzy yellow one she's been wearing. not a new outfit for 23 ???????????? I didn't make my quick change and I couldn't not come out for the song so I just had to run out in my undies Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) March 10, 2014 Finally, there was a third new look, though it was unintentional. Miley performed in her underwear. She tweeted that she missed her quick change for "23," which, BTW, consists of matching red-and-black underwear and chaps , so she ran out to perform in just the underwear and Jordans . I don't know how long it takes to get chaps on (sue me), but it's probably not that long?
Suits you two! Denise Welch and husband Lincoln Townley enjoy a date night in co-ordinated outfits
Happy couple: TV personality, Denise Welch, and her husband Lincoln Townley looked happy and healthy in London on Monday night Denise, 55, continued to show off the results of her diet in tight black jeans and smartened up her look with a white shirt underneath a black jumper and blazer. 'I'm so happy and excited to be back on The X Factor!' Cheryl Cole confirms return to talent show after 'signing 1.5million deal' She finished off the outfit with fur cuffed black boots and a slouchy black handbag. Meanwhile, Lincoln looked dapper in a gunmetal grey suit on top of a navy jumper. Sporting a black page boy cap, he did little to keep the cold weather a bay with a thin two-tone grey scarf. Hold tight: The actress had a firm grip on her husband's arm as they strolled along St Martins Lane Glowing: The Waterloo Road star was still sporting her tan from the couple's trip to Tenerife in Febraury Denise was still showing off her tanned glow following the pairs getaway to Tenerife last month. Denise mother of The 1975 frontman Matthew Healy from her previous marriage to actor Dennis Healy was happy to show off her bikini body following her success with the LighterLife Total programme. Since her wedding in July 2013, the Waterloo Road star has been carrying on with her LighterLife management group, which she says has been 'invaluable' in her efforts to keep the weight off.