Lex Gurst

Inside a designer's mind.

How profound.

Costume designer, former roller derby player; likes long walks on the beach and poking dead things with a stick.
Dancer Adjusting Her Tights, by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.

Dancer Adjusting Her Tights, by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.

The Gal-lery: Frances Glessner Lee.

gothiccharmschool:

octobermoonlight:

Screamin’ Jay Hawkins…
That haunting voodoo jazz.
If ya don’t know, now ya know, baby.

If you peeps don’t know who Screamin’ Jay Hawkins is, I will give you a disappointed look. A fond disappointed look, because I still like you, but. 
S C R E A M I N’  J A Y  H A W K I N S

gothiccharmschool:

octobermoonlight:

Screamin’ Jay Hawkins…

That haunting voodoo jazz.

If ya don’t know, now ya know, baby.

If you peeps don’t know who Screamin’ Jay Hawkins is, I will give you a disappointed look. A fond disappointed look, because I still like you, but. 

S C R E A M I N’  J A Y  H A W K I N S

(via novocainelipstick)

The Little Foot Page, by Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale. 1905.

The Little Foot Page, by Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale. 1905.

One more down. Cyborg’s next.

One more down. Cyborg’s next.

oldbookillustrations:

He perceived Undine, smiling and happy.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

He perceived Undine, smiling and happy.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

(Source: archive.org)