Glamourdaze vintage fashion archive Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:54:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 1933 Beauty Shop – Eye makeup styles for Types Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:54:30 +0000 1930s makeup Tips from the stars - GRETA GARBO EYES. Beautiful, glamorous, disillusioned, they set new precedents in beauty. Notice how clever makeup accentuates the outer lashes, leaving the inner lashes almost untouched. This adds subtle charm. KATHLEEN BURKE has decidedly almond shaped eyes. This type should brush on darkener lightly, accenting the outer lashes […]]]> 0 1930s Beauty Tricks in the Sun Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:39:27 +0000 Hollywood Beauty report by Carolyn Van Wycks – July 1934 - SUMMER ought to mean the happiest season for us all. But there’s a darker side. And it’s spelled in three words – sunburn, freckles and tan ! A few minutes of protection as demonstrated by these lovelies will save you hours of correction. Linda Parker is […]]]> 0 Ann Rutherford – Beauty and the Beach 1941 Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:10:46 +0000 Enjoy the sun, sand and sea … and bring your lipstick and mascara! - 1940s beauty report - Denise Caine  for There can be something pretty bewitching about a girl on a sunny beach, as these pictures of Ann Rutherford ( Andy hardy / Gone with the Wind star and soon to be seen […]]]> 0 1920s Fashion – Favourite Footwear of the Stars Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:40:32 +0000  July 1926 – Glamourdaze review of 1920s shoe fashions - When King Soloman remarked in an outburst of enthusiasm, “How beautiful are thy feet,O queen!” the lady in question must have been wearing an unusually attractive pair of sandals that evening! It takes pretty feet, of course, to give distinction to pretty shoes, but the […]]]> 0 Photobooth Women – 1900s to the 1970s Sat, 05 Jul 2014 17:12:21 +0000 Photobooth selfies of women from 1900s to the 1970s- The first self portrait vending machine or “photobooth” was introduced back in 1883 by a Percival Everett. By the early Edwardian era – photobooth selfies had become quite a craze. They were commonly found at sea resorts. The first set of images found by Walter Plotnick is a touching collection […]]]> 2 The Photographed Woman – 1909 in Virginia USA Sat, 28 Jun 2014 12:46:54 +0000 Rare photograph portraits from Rural America in 1909-1912 Hundreds of female portraits made by an itinerant photographer named Hugh Mangum, who rode the trains to the small towns of North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia in 1909. They’re notably unusual for the period by their informal and lighthearted style. Source - Duke University Library via […]]]> 3 Besame Cosmetics – Apricot Rouge for those Sunny Days Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:34:35 +0000  A perfect warm sunny shade that will blend to any skin tone - Christina from Besame Cosmetics shows you how to apply their new Apricot cream rouge. Tips for Application 1. Swipe your ring and middle finger into the rouge then tap your fingers in to the back of your hand to remove any excess. […]]]> 0 The Day Carole Lombard Died Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:14:24 +0000 Hollywood star Carole Lombard’s tragic death in 1942- January 16th – 1942 “I have seen flames around the plane and there seems to be nobody alive.” Out of far west vastnesses eight thousand feet above the Nevada-California line, came a witness’s horrified sentence, blasting out the shocking news. On that plane were 15 soldiers. Carole […]]]> 0 100,000 US Women measured for 1940s Dress sizes Sat, 21 Jun 2014 20:58:17 +0000 WPA measures US women up for standard dress sizes - 1940s Fashion Report for Glamourdaze – Jan 1940. USA At the L.Bamberger & Co store in Newark, New Jersey, stylish stouts, junior misses, half size women, extra talls, and all other types of women born equal but definitely not in equal proportion, are now being […]]]> 0 1930s Fashion – Dolores Del Rio – 1935 Hollywood Wardrobe Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:06:40 +0000 Five Suits worn by Dolores Del Rio in 1935 - Dolores Del Rio adorned the covers of most fashion and movie magazines in 1935 – she was considered one of Hollywood’s smartest dressed actresses and was considered the best example of “the tailored trend” Here are five reasons why! 1930s Tailored Suit 1 Travelling Suit […]]]> 0