Some of the hairstyles are pop right out of the time, and then many of the styles are still out on the street in the newest century. Hair is part of us, beautiful in every twist and turn. Here's to Vintage Thimble for sharing her collection.
WILD FIRE Magazine features articles on fair trade, vegan lifestyles, fashion and well being. The ladies behind the production are spectacular and extraordinary. Joanna Kilkelly and Kohii Love, babes of our future. We sent down some items for their Issue 3 and the images above are what they captured from the lens to the pages of the magazine.
Asta Nielsen, a wild and fancy free womyn from the earlier 1900s. My healthy obsession with silent films has led me towards this femme. She is simply striking for her wit, minimalist style, outrageousness, beauty, and devotion to womyn. Die Asta was born in 1881, Denmark and lived until she left this planet 1972, at age 90 in Denmark. She often portrayed strong willed, passionate womyn trapped by tragic consequence. There are over 70 films with Asta, mainly made in Germany.
“Asta Nielsen, she is the most exquisite actress the screen has ever
seen, her absolutely masterful portrayal and her strong, soulful depth
produce the greatest artistic pleasure that film has to offer. Her
artistry shakes me to the core.” Mary Wigman
“Asta Nielsen is the only female artist in film who can be considered
outright as a genius and whose artistic achievements have the unforced
quality of natural events. Everyone who has ever enjoyed the pleasure of
her friendship knows that she, like all the other real greats in the
world of art, is also a significant human being whose exceptional sense
of humor and deep wisdom about life are without parallel.” Paul Wegener
"Asta Nielsen" means the power to speak of pathos,
to see pain,
and to find the middle path between Baudelaire's flower of