Contemporary version of the classic "Gibson Girl" updo which was originally popular from the late Victorian Era through the Edwardian Era.

Contemporary version of the classic "Gibson Girl" updo which was originally popular from the late Victorian Era through the Edwardian Era.

Here are some models in today's society.  They are showing how the Victorian age has had an effect on our generation.  Their makeup is classic Victorian age, with lots of blush.  The big hair on top also shows the volume girls wanted back in the day.

Here are some models in today's society. They are showing how the Victorian age has had an effect on our generation. Their makeup is classic Victorian age, with lots of blush. The big hair on top also shows the volume girls wanted back in the day.

1873. Revue de la mode. Details d’une coiffure en cheveux. Modéles de la maison Philippe et Cº, 15, rue Royale.

1873. Revue de la mode. Details d’une coiffure en cheveux. Modéles de la maison Philippe et Cº, 15, rue Royale.

Victorian Updo: Women in the mid- to late-1800s grew their hair long but opted to wear it swept upu2014typically with a little pouf and some curls to cover the foreheadu2014so that it didnu2019t interfere with their ever-important daily chores around the house.

15 Delightful Hairdos History Has Forgotten

Victorian Updo: Women in the mid- to late-1800s grew their hair long but opted to wear it swept upu2014typically with a little pouf and some curls to cover the foreheadu2014so that it didnu2019t interfere with their ever-important daily chores around the house.

The beautiful Billie Burke, who was so much more than "Glenda the Good Witch" in her long acting career!

The beautiful Billie Burke, who was so much more than "Glenda the Good Witch" in her long acting career!

Pinterest
Search