Women’s Hats of the 1950s.

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Hats were still worn daily by women in the ‘50s. They could be very large, or very little, and were held on the head using elastic linings and long hat pins. They were made from straw, wool felt or satin for evening, and were often decorated with feathers, beads, ribbons, flowers and nylon netting
1950s-hat-fashion-shot-by-philippe-pottier-7They were worn in a variety of colors to match every outfit.Hats added the final touch of 1950s glamour to a woman or girl’s outfit, particularly in the early 1950s.
These beautiful black and white shots of 1950s hat styles were taken by photographer Philippe Pottier.

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See more images via vintage everyday: 30 Glamour Women’s Hat Styles in the 1950s

Vintage Swimwear, 1940s-1950s.

The mid to late 1940s was a breakthrough period for women’s swimwear, and at its peak was the birth of the pacesetting Bikini in 1946.
And it really boomed in the 1950s.
A postcard set of 69 women in swimsuits from the 1940s and 1950s will bring to you a clearer view.

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See more swimwear via vintage everyday: Vintage Swimwear Revisited – 69 Glamorous Postcards Show Women Swimsuits in the 1940s and ’50s

Masterpieces of Hair Styling by Sam McKnight.

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Victoria Beckham for Vogue UK April 2008:
‘When Sam’s hands touch the model, you can see her expression completely change.
See more images via Hair goals: Sam McKnight’s masterpieces of styling – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian

1920s Female Fashion Outbreak.

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The 1920s is the decade in which fashion entered the modern era.
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It was the decade in which women first abandoned the more restricting fashions of past years and began to wear more comfortable clothes, especially dresses.
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See more images via vintage everyday: 1920s: The Period of The Female Fashion Outbreak Over 90 Years Ago

Hot Pants from the late 1960s, London.

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Hot Pants or “short shorts” and long boots were Fashion Styles Of the late 1960s.

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They first appeared as a design item in so-called ‘Swinging London’ and within a short amount of time became the rage in Australia and elsewhere.
The trend for shorter, brighter shorts for young women with shapely legs was started by fashion designers in London.

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Source: vintage everyday: Hot Pants: One Of The Sexiest Fashion Styles Of All Times

Stylish Dressers from Yesteryear.

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Fashion goes round in circles.
At least to a certain extent, the fashions of the past will become the fashions of the future.

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When we look back to photos of the post-war era of 1940-1960, all we see is classy people that definitely knew how to dress.

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Source: vintage everyday: 50 Vintage Fashion Photos That Reveal Just How Awesome People Used To Dress