In the late 1940's women started to become full-fledged members of the work force, and dressed like it. 1940s fashion.

In the late 1940's women started to become full-fledged members of the work force, and dressed like it. 1940s fashion.

Pierre Balmain photo by Philippe Pottier 1955 more amazing apparel…

Pierre Balmain photo by Philippe Pottier 1955 more amazing apparel…

PUG red and blue sarong dress. I love tropical prints in this color scheme - such rare finds!

PUG red and blue sarong dress. I love tropical prints in this color scheme - such rare finds!

What Fashion Decade Do You Belong In?

What Fashion Decade Do You Belong In?

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Authentic and natural 1950s makeup guide. How to create a vintage makeup look worn by real women in the 1950s. vintagedancer.com/1950s/1950s-makeup/

Authentic Natural 1950s Makeup History and Tutorial

Authentic and natural 1950s makeup guide. How to create a vintage makeup look worn by real women in the 1950s. vintagedancer.com/1950s/1950s-makeup/

Jonny Herbert 1950's I love this dress! I want it to have it sitting in the corner of my room so I can look at it!

Jonny Herbert 1950's I love this dress! I want it to have it sitting in the corner of my room so I can look at it!

Christian Dior's New Look, 1947. As a reaction to the rationing of World War II the new look, using many metres of fabric, came into fashion. It was a return to the classic feminine shape, emphasising the bust and hips, with a tiny waist. I love how glamorous this looks with the tiny jacket and voluminous skirt.

Christian Dior

Christian Dior's New Look, 1947. As a reaction to the rationing of World War II the new look, using many metres of fabric, came into fashion. It was a return to the classic feminine shape, emphasising the bust and hips, with a tiny waist. I love how glamorous this looks with the tiny jacket and voluminous skirt.

1956Ghislaine Arsac in lean, elegant, beige jersey dress, with triangular buttoned tabs that emphasize the waist, by Manguin, beret by Paulette, leather drawstring purse by Winter, photo by Pottier. What I like here is the waist detail. Could be fun to make a belt like that.

1956Ghislaine Arsac in lean, elegant, beige jersey dress, with triangular buttoned tabs that emphasize the waist, by Manguin, beret by Paulette, leather drawstring purse by Winter, photo by Pottier. What I like here is the waist detail. Could be fun to make a belt like that.

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