Christmas Eve: Christmas Past

Sunday: 5 of 6

David Bailey.

The film Blowup (1966), directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, depicts the life of a London fashion photographer (played by David Hemmings) whose character was inspired by Bailey.
The “Swinging London” scene was aptly reflected in his Box of Pin-Ups (1964): a box of poster-prints of 1960s celebrities including Terence Stamp, The Beatles, Mick Jagger, Jean Shrimpton, PJ Proby, Cecil Beaton, Rudolf Nureyev, Andy Warhol and notorious East End gangsters, the Kray twins. The Box was an unusual and unique commercial release. (Read more)

Sapphic Saturday: 2 of 6

A couple only have eyes for each other at a Beatles concert in U.K. October 1964.

We can only speculate about the John Lennon-Yoko Ono relationship.
John Lennon once described her as “the world’s most famous unknown artist: everybody knows her name,
but nobody knows what she does.”