Hyper-femininity, I love you. Signed, chivalry.

Your hair in long loose pin curls, maybe a hair comb holding back one side. Best of all a cupid’s bow of bright red lipstick.. and as red as the law will allow. Peep-toe slingback platforms. You dress in a modest fashion masterpiece.. maybe one with heavy buttons, or a silk lapel, maybe one with finely woven lace,  but always a  fineness of detail. You exude great confidence and beam with a ... Read More »

Susan Hayward and 1940’s Fashion – Looking Back

You can’t walk into a store today without seeing someone there wearing fuzzy pajama pants and slippers.  I am pretty sure Susan Hayward would not approve. You see, Ms. Hayward came from an era where it was important to look good at every moment throughout the day.  Throw on your best jeans and take a journey with me. Fashion in the prewar times was the height of elegance.  Women would have dresses... Read More »

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