Flapper Girls

These two young women illustrate the Flapper era’s penchant for both fun and recklessness by doing the Charleston on a rooftop ledge at Chicago’s Sherman Hotel, 11 Dec Chicago, Illinois,.

Rooftop Ballet, 1924 ...

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Let's just dance on the Rooftops in New York, 1925

Central Park, New York Photo by Yale Joel, 1957

Yale Joel :: Model reading newspaper in the Givenchy “sack” dress.

The early 20th century has the reputation of embracing curvier women, with the supposed "American Venus" based on Miss America 1926's silhouette measured a thin 34, 26.5, 37.5. That's still rather thin, but it's nothing compared to what would come. | The Hypocrisy-Laden History Of Plus-Size Models

Ideal American Venus, 1926 - Miss America ( Vintage Body Image / Illustration / ) Hopefully someday this nonsense will stop and women can see themselves as beautiful!

1930s bathing beauties

bathing beauties// Q: Why did the faces of women change so much since then? Ever notice that? More integration between various races/nationalities as time went by? I notice this more in the caucasian photos.

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Silence is Platinum: American actress Joyce Compton

Aujourd’hui, votre site d’information rend hommage aux pionnières du tattoo, en vous montrant les photos de quelques unes d’entre elles.

Flapper getting a tattooed garter belt. I knew women got tattooed eyeliner and cheek blush in the but to tattoo a garter belt? I suppose it looked sexy once the real garters came off in bed.

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late 1880's was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel.:

Victorian Women Smoking

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel. >> Whoa - a gang of female toughs.

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BIBA fashion vintage style tweed pants suit vest jacket tie women shoes hat photo print ad models magazine Love it. I just started wearing ties.

elegance of 1954

Sunny Harnett wearing Givenchy, 1954 - Photo by Richard Avedon - the glamour of old days. people just can't do this anymore.

Vintage nudes - Opus 5

Vintage nudes - Opus 5

On the park bench

1920's Flapper by movielover101 on Polyvore featuring Miss Selfridge

Kathy and Lina's Costume Ideas (Kathy- pink dress in middle)(Lina- red dress on bottom right)

Dancing was the craze in the 1920s. From the Foxtrot to the Charleston, and even the ever talked about disgraceful Shimmy, dancing was a way for Americans to forget about their troubles and let loose.  Dance marathons were held all across the country, and some lasted a couple of weeks.

Roaring 1920s Dance Styles - Charleston, Fox Trot, Texas Tommy

The Charleston dance became extremely popular in the especially with Flappers. The flappers had a beautiful style that was easier portrayed in posters, as their long dresses created movement to represent the Charleston.

1920s Shoes. I think the display was random so it look more inspiring and liberal.

- Shoes window shop in Paris

The Roaring 20's was a time of speakeasies, Burlesque Flapper girls And The Charleston 1920s Great Gatsby Style

Jordan and daisy at the fays christmas party in chapter 5 of the freind how ever the differnice would be jordan would be wearing a white verson of the dress on the left

~Flapper girls, c.1920’s. Should have been able to live in this era!!! So beautiful!

We Had Faces Then - Movie star sisters Joan Bennett and Constance Bennett, 1930 Bennett Bennett actress

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