Glamourdaze vintage fashion archive Sun, 28 Jun 2015 10:25:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 1940s Fashion – Summer-Frocks – June 1946 Sun, 28 Jun 2015 10:25:04 +0000 Some early post war summer styles- To the left – actress Diana Lynn sports Henry Rosenfield‘s superbly cut “sun dress” of Shire cotton poplin. It has a tiny separate jacket to cover its one bare shoulder ! To the right – a lustrous melon colored tropical worsted by Junior Deb. Gracefully ballooned sleeves with the […]]]> 0 The 15 Minute Miracle Egg Shampoo – 1929 Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:16:21 +0000 Illustrated 1920s hairstyle tips – 1920s hairstyle report by Ann Boyd Many women prefer to wash their own hair, especially when they are traveling or away on vacation. In shampooing the hair, it is important to remember that hair should not be washed too often. Once every two weeks is the best practice to adopt. […]]]> 0 1930s Makeup Advice – Actress Sari Maritza Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:49:06 +0000 English Actress gives advice from 1932 – Vintage Makeup Feature Sari Maritza, that fresh faced young English actress, has made a deep study of makeup and she has graciously agreed to tell us some of her secrets. ” You must know your face, before you can intelligently work out the individual make-up for you. While […]]]> 0 1940s Fashion – Summer Frocks of 1945 Sun, 21 Jun 2015 12:00:51 +0000 Cotton is as welcome as V-Day – Lollipop colours and soft, blurred shades; lean-making stripes and certified checks. Slick office going cottons, trousseau stuff, school-house glamour. We’re awfully proud of ourselves for finding them! You’ll be just a sproud to wear them. Just look at lovely June Allyson, our actress model. She looks proud too […]]]> 0 The Gloria Swanson 1930 Fashion Parade Fri, 19 Jun 2015 22:30:33 +0000 The Famous star poses in the new modes of 1930 – Photographed for Glamourdaze by Russell Ball. Gloria Swanson demonstrates the newest and smartest in 1930 dinner dress fashion. The gown is nude satin, in which both sides of the material are used. A circular cape collar falls over one shoulder to form a fetching train. […]]]> 0 A 1920s Guide to Posture for Flappers Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:08:44 +0000 1928 Guide to Good Posture with Julia Faye – Seven out of ten girls don’t stand, or sit correctly. Apart from being ungainly and unfeminine, it’s extremely bad for the back and arches. So girls, if you want to be noticed, study these guide photographs to learn the correct deportment for a flapper. How to […]]]> 0 1930s Beauty – Joan Blondells Beauty Secrets Sat, 13 Jun 2015 22:49:39 +0000 So what’s this about cottage cheese Joan? – Ann Boyd 1930s beauty report for Glamourdaze. Joan Blondell, that delightful blonde, has some pretty original ideas on beauty and care of the skin. She certainly has that youtful pep and radiant beauty which we should all love to have! She believes beauty is more than just […]]]> 0 1930 Hollywood Summer Fashion – June 1930 Mon, 08 Jun 2015 21:22:26 +0000 Slenderizing flared lines in the new mode – The graceful evening gown worn by Norma Shearer is of pale powder blue silk and is divine. It is Grecian in line with bodice caught up over one shoulder and finished with a scarf of the material extended to the uneven hemline. The other shoulder is bare.Next, […]]]> 0 1940s Glamour – Betty Grables Legs Thu, 04 Jun 2015 14:58:09 +0000 Actress legs achieve landmark stature – Life Magazine -June 1943 Other actresses with handsome legs have gone far, but Betty Grable has made the leg a national landmark. At Grauman’s Chinese Theater recently, instead of the traditional signature, Betty doodled a drawing of her legs instead. She is the US forces number one pin-up girl. […]]]> 0 Vintage Makeup School – Eyebrow Tests 1932 Thu, 28 May 2015 17:45:03 +0000 1930s Eyebrow Makeup tests – Vintage makeup report – Carolyn Van Wyck NOTHING will revive your interest in yourself like a change of eyebrows, but be sure of what you’re doing. For a safe home test equip yourself with a pointed eyebrow pencil and cold cream, not the liquefying kind. First emphasise the inner lines, up, […]]]> 0