On the weekend we went to a ball with a Roaring 20s dress theme. I was excited to hear today then, coincidentally, that Roaring 20s fashion is on the way back. I spent way too long looking at dresses on websites before I made this one to wear to the ball.
I wouldn’t mind one bit if these dresses came back into fashion:
I love the kohl-rimmed eyes from back then.
It’s the hairdo that I’m not too fussed about. Those flappers looked gorgeous, but the Marcel or finger waves (call them what you will; doesn’t change how hard they are to do on your own head, how long they take, and how much product is required—my hair looked exactly the same when I woke up the next day—guess that’d be a bonus if the do was in fashion).
Anyway. We do love a dressup; it breaks the ice and provides a talking point.
Besides sitting at the computer googling Roaring 20s, this is what else I worked on last week:
– My corduroy pinafore in a cool new blue