Friday, July 27, 2012

Friday Video: Carmen Miranda

Friday, July 27, 2012
Loretta reports:

Before there was Lady Gaga, there was Carmen Miranda.  While this clip has a longer lead-in than another of the same song on YouTube, I think it's worth the wait for the sharper image.  If you love her style, as I've done for ages, there's lots more where this came from.







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7 comments:

Sarah Macklin said...

Drat! I still can't see the video and I adore Carmen Miranda!

Lynn said...

Wow! Look at the gold platform shoes she had on!

Fun clip.

LorettaChase said...

Sarah, try going to You Tube and searching for: Carmen Miranda - "Give Me a Band and a Bandana"
Lynn, she was so famous for the wild headwear, but her shoes were pretty fabulous, too.

Sarah Macklin said...

Wow. The fact that she can dance in those heels is amazing! I can barely cut a rug in 2" heels!

Chris Woodyard said...

I like the pink palms on her gloves. Unique.

Buy Gold said...

Wow! video is so good.

Ellen said...

I forgot about this post until I read your post foe Esther Williams. Are you familiar with Jimmy Buffett's song," They Don't Dance Like Carmen No More" I was nine years old when she died and I cried!

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