These photographs of Herbert Sondheim for Hermès trompe l’oeil designs look so current and cool–it’s almost hard to believe they were snapped over 60 years ago. The photos were taken in 1951 for Life by legendary photographer, Gordon Parks.

Photography by Gordon Parks for Life.

9 Responses to “Hermès”
  1. so inspirational! love these!

  2. TheAL says:

    Stunning! And so very cool.

  3. Oh wow. Very cool indeed! It makes me want to get crafting!