Day O-5! Vintage Olympic Fashion

Jul 22, 2012
Femina Magazine, 1912. Olympic tennis champion, Ms Broquedis
I don't usually post on Sundays. But this is no usual Sunday because it marks the 5 day countdown to London 2012.

I am seriously excited about the Olympics. I think you might have noticed it in previous posts, here and here.

To kick start my Olympics Special, I have decided to do some time traveling. Yes indeed. Today, we will go back to the early days of the Modern Olympics.

Weren't they fabulous?

Danish gymnasts in 1908 for the London Olympics 

Gymnast at the 1908 London Olympics
Archères at 1908 at the 1908 London Olympics 
Cyclists at the 1908 London Olympics
A gymnastic display given by the Swedish Gymnastic Association to precede the football final at Wembley Stadium, 1948
The 1908 Great Britain team that won gold by beating Denmark 2-0 in the final
Images via 1/2/3/4/5/6/7
10 comments on "Day O-5! Vintage Olympic Fashion"
  1. Hey! Thanks for stopping by my blog. Definitely try cacao nibs if you can find them. They're 100% cocoa, it's ground up cocoa beans. Full of antioxidants so they're good for you. On their own they taste a bit bitter (since it's pure cocoa) but on oatmeal or in granola it's super good and gives a hint of chocolate flavor.

    1. I'll look into and let you know once I try it! Thanks again.

  2. I found this on internet and it is really very nice.
    An excellent blog.
    Great work!

  3. Wow, What a Excellent post. I really found this to much informatics. It is what i was searching for.I would like to suggest you that please keep sharing such type of info.Thanks

  4. Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting?I have read a few of the articles on your website now, and I really like your style. Thanks a million and please keep up the effective work.

  5. I read your blog frequently and I just thought I’d say keep up the amazing work!

  6. We have sell some products of different custom is very useful and very low price please visits this site thanks and please share this post with your friends.

  7. I definitely enjoying every little bit of it. It is a great website and nice share. I want to thank you. Good job! You guys do a great blog, and have some great contents. Keep up the good work.

  8. This particular papers fabulous, and My spouse and i enjoy each of the perform that you have placed into this. I’m sure that you will be making a really useful place. I has been additionally pleased. Good perform!

  9. Thanks for a very interesting blog. What else may I get that kind of info written in such a perfect approach? I’ve a undertaking that I am simply now operating on, and I have been at the look out for such info.


Your comments make my day! Thank you!

Catherine xo