(1st 2 pics) Moschino 2009 RTW, (2nd set) Marni 2009 RTW
(L to R) 1962 3 Harlequins print by Margaret Keane ($4.75), Mid-Century ceramic lamp by Arabia of Finland ($174.42), 1980s cotton knit sequin embellished top ($46.00), 1960s enameled pin signed "Babylon" ($9.99)
A Vivienne Westwood look from the 1990s, Goldfrapp's Seventh Tree Tour 2008, The Masked Ball by Edward Halouze c.1920, Givenchy c.1999.
French chanteuse Chantal Goya in 1980, Fabuit illustration c.1914, Japanese 1950s ballerina wall hanging ($9.99), Picasso's Harlequin c.1901
A mod suit c.1969, vintage goat throw rug ($1,800), Anna Pavlova and Laurent Novikoff of the Ballet Russe c.1920s, Siouxsie Sioux c.late 1970s.
Kristen Dunst modelling Miu Miu's 2008 Harlequin collection, Harlequin and Harlequina of Nymphenburg porcelain c.1759, Eden Moppet print c.1960s ($7.99), Yves St. Laurent couture c.1979
Freddie Mercury of Queen in 1977, Georges Barbier's Harlequin's Kiss c.1920s, Siouxsie Sioux in the 1980s, decorative shelf-sitters from the 1950s ($14.00)
And check out the legendary Siouxsie Sioux sporting harlequin chic in her 1981 video for Happy House here. Enjoy!
Photos: slowdive (Siouxie), Corbis, untiedundone.com (Siouxsie) Melanie Martina Klein (Goldfrapp on Flickr), MetMuseum.org, home114 on 1stdibs.com