Glamourdaze vintage fashion archive Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:44:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Rationing to Ravishing – Fashion from the 1940s to the 1950s Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:45:38 +0000 Evolution of Women’s Style in the 1940s and 1950s - A Vintage Fashion Exhibition curated by the Museum of Vancouver features stunning haute couture clothing garments by some of the great fashion designers from Paris, London, Berlin and New York, which pretty much covers the pole points of couture during that era. The exhibition is comprised from […]]]> 0 1930s Fashion – Claire Trevor’s well dressed winter suit of 1933 Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:41:23 +0000 This stylish 1930s suit is fashionable - BECAUSE – the street ensemble ” smoke screen” is made of the new wide-ribbed crepe in the new and desirable shade of eel-gray that well dressed women are choosing for autumn and winter wear BECAUSE – of the smart high neck-line achieved by the removable jabot trimmed with […]]]> 0 1930s Fashion – Hollywood Winter Frocks -1934 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:22:15 +0000 1930s Fashion report  by Seymour - Fashionable Daywear - Lest you think that the fox cape is part of Sally Blane‘s costume above, I must tell you that it is her own, worn for the occasion in her new picture ” Advice to the Lovelorn”. Bright contrasting vestee and sash give vivid accent to the […]]]> 0 Vintage Sartorialist – Street Fashions filmed in 1938 Thu, 15 Jan 2015 17:22:36 +0000 Mesmerising movie stills from another era - 1930’s Street fashions captured on film in 1938 Long before New York’s Scott Schumann – known as The Sartorialist – made street style snapping a web phenomenon, long before the media became obsessed with high street chic – in the sleepy South Dakota town ( now a city) of […]]]> 0 100 + Years of College Girl Fashion Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:35:50 +0000 A photographic trip back through time - College girl fashions are an often overlooked source of both style and female trends.Whether they start in the schools or have been adopted over the years from fashion periodicals, young women heading to college in 2015 may well be putting as much effort in to their style and […]]]> 0 Jackie Kennedy Style – January 1961 Sun, 04 Jan 2015 17:43:47 +0000 1960’s Style embraces the First Lady’s look - The spectacle of the First lady and her husband has set hearts racing for many reasons, but Jackie Kennedy fashion has set a look and style that is setting the national pace this year! College girls copy the Jackie style  casually, suburban housewives faithfully. Millinery shops are […]]]> 0 The Top Hollywood Beauty Gifts of Christmas 1931 Thu, 01 Jan 2015 18:51:44 +0000 1930s beauty report - by Anne Van Alstyne for It was all perfumes and powders this festive season. We scurried about amongst the cosmetic counters – as usual at the very last minute. According to our sources, the popular names this year included Coty,  Helena Rubinstein, Elizabeth Arden, Tangee lipsticks, Richard Hudnut,DuBarry, Houbigant among […]]]> 0 1934 Christmas Makeup Tricks by Max Factor Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:41:54 +0000 Famous Hollywood Beauty expert shares his secrets - Supposing Christmas morning you could go out to that brightly trimmed tree – and find a pretty little package addressed to you – and labelled ‘ new beauty ‘. I know that actually you can find it – only in this case you’ll have to be your […]]]> 0 Hollywood stars step out in furs for Christmas – 1928 Sun, 21 Dec 2014 22:52:03 +0000 It’s all  furs for winter 1928 - Almost everyone can scare up a thrill for Christmas – it means snappy, healthy weather, beautiful foxy furs, perfumes, violets, theatres and candlelight. There is something bewitching about the dark hours of winter and the Christmas atmosphere – and every woman plans her winter wardrobe for this delightfully colorful season. […]]]> 0 Blue Velvet Vintage – Retro Holiday Dresses Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:53:49 +0000 Vintage ladylike sex appeal for the holiday season - Time for another shout out to our sponsor Blue Velvet Vintage. Founder and good friend Theresa Campbell McKee runs this unique vintage style online shop with the same classy and personal touch that evokes the early days of couture houses. Whatever era your female heart desires, […]]]> 0