Be a 1920’s Gatsby Bride

Be a 1920’s Gatsby Style Bride – Vintage Wedding Dress Ideas. With the rash of 1920s and 1930s related movies of recent years ( The Artist, Atonement, Howard Hughes etc) the latest now being the new and star studded 2013 film of F Scott Fitzgerald’s Great Gatsby, you may wish to add a little 1920s sparkle to your wardrobe. For…

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1920’s Fashion – Illustrated 1928 dress guide for an average girl.

1920’s Fashion – Illustrated 1928 advice on dress color matching. Photoplay’s Caroline Van Wyck writes in 1928 about “distinctive dressing”. With 1920’s hats the same tight little shape on every woman, with 1920s dresses the same slender models, it’s hard for a busy a girl to find distinctive clothes. Read how color helps the clever girl! With clothes what they…

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Downton Abbey – What 1920s fashions to look out for

Check out the official “ Downton Abbey fashion Era ” Pinterest pages by Glamourdaze. Downton Abbey – What 1920s fashions to look out for Hairstyles and makeup take a decided 1920s turn with short crops and bobs – finger waves or ‘Marcel waves’ as they were known in the 20’s thanks to their creator French hair designer Francois Marcel. Scott…

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Exciting Fashion Report from Paris 1921 – A new dawn !

Women’s Paris Fashion Report from 1921 This 1920s women’s fashion report is written by Mary Brush Williams for the Ladies Home Journal. Her name is on every lip and her gowns are on almost every fashionable woman of Paris. Vionnet ! It’s such a pretty name to say. “I am going to get one of her dresses”, I one day…

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Discovered – Color 1920’s Fashion Movie

Discovered – 1920’s Fashion Movie in color. An exclusive interview with Murray Glass, film archivist. Since Glamourdaze’s inception, we have slowly built a found film archive of vintage fashion on YouTube which you can watch here on our dedicated Fashion Film Archive pages. The Rick Prelinger Archive has been one fabulous resource from which our series of Miss Ratherly Stern…

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Evolution of Women’s Dress – 1914 to 1929

Here we present an early fashion ‘retrospective’ from 1929 looking back at how women’s fashions had evolved in the 15 years spanning from 1914 to 1929. No other fashion era displayed such a change in women’s styles than the years which followed the  First World War up to and through the decade of the 1920’s. The 1914 sequence features clothes…

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1920’s Dress Fashion – The Rise and Fall of the Flapper

A brief history of the dress fashions and beauty style of the iconic 1920’s woman. 1920’s Fashion  – The Rise and Fall of the Flapper Style and Dress See also our popular post: 1920’s Fashion – Women’s Dress and Style Also: The Flapper Slang Guide. In 1929, a famous New York Times article by Mildred Adams declared ‘ The Death…

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1920’s Dress Fashion – Visual Timeline from 1921 to 1929

This visual 1920’s fashion timeline can be read as an appendage to: 1920’s Dress Fashion – The Rise and Fall of the Flapper 1920’s Dress Fashion – Visual 1920s clothing Timeline from 1921 to 1929. A 1920’s fashion timeline of French day and evening dress styles from 1921 to 1929 with imagery from the  L’Officiel de la Mode Archives. The…

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Vintage Hats – Made to order !

If you are looking for high quality millinery with consummate attention to every detail then mark Gail’s shop as a part of your shopping experience. She is always busy adding new designs to her shop so stop by often. If you have questions she will surely try to help you with the answer. Gail sells ready to wear and custom…

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1920’s Women in Colour – Beautiful

1920s Women shot in Autochrome Color – Not very often does one come across color imagery of women’s fashion and dress looks from the 1920’s, but the National Geographic Stock Online have some stunning color photographs for sale of late 1920s women from different parts of the world – all taken around the same time period. Enjoy ! You can…

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