30s Fashion: The impacts, styles & icons
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The Great Depression, poverty, unemployment, and political tensions on the one side, technological progress, and innovations on the other side: The 1930s were a quite turbulant decade. All these political and socio-economical incidents, of course, also had an inpact on
An elegant outfit doesn't have to be overdressed or uncomfortable, as this 40s inspired look proves. The combination of a red skirt and light blouse by The House Of Foxy is perfect for everyday life.
A elegant 40s inspired Look for every day
Tight pencil skirts can be quite uncomfy, especially if
In everyday life, I normally wear reproductions. They are most of the time easier to clean and replace. However, I'm also a passionate collector of true vintage pieces from the 40s to 50s which I love to wear for special occasions and festivities. With a vintage dress one can be
Glitter, stars, and a lot of elegance - pre-Christmas season is as glamorous as no other time of the year. And since Christmas markets are already open and offer mulled wine, roasted almonds, and gingerbreads, it's time to wear all those festive accessories again. I teamed them with the retro
Winter is coming! (I've always wanted to write that, I guess I watched Game of Thrones ways too often lately. ;-)) We noticed this in Bolzano, where we stopped during our trip home from Venice. So we had to enjoy the panorama with thick winter clothes. With a heavy haert I
Halloween is over and all the Christmas occasions are just around the corner. As I told you in this blog post last year, I always try to plan my outfits for festive season in advance. If I don't do that, I always panic because I normally can't find a proper outfit, and
This style diary post focuses on tow totally different retro outfits: We spent day seven in beautiful Zadar, a city in North Dalmatia, thus my look was quite elegant. Maybe you rembember the red dress, I've already worn it here.
Day eight on the other hand was very relaxed. Therefore I
Hats are brilliant: In summer they protect your skin from too much rays of sunshine, in winter they will keep your hair nice, and in the evening they are the icing on the cake of your outfit. My collection includes true vintage hats and fascinators as well as beautiful reproductions
Sometimes I like to keep it simple: a perfectly fitted skirt, turtleneck and fake-fur collar and I'm ready to go. The 1930s flutter skirt by The House Of Foxy is one of my all time favourites anyway and I also wore it in this and this blog post.
What could be more romantic than a candle light dinner while it's snowing outside? I think we should treat ourselves much more often to such a beautiful evening. For an occasion like this, I couldn't envision a more appropriate colour than the colour of love, passion and romance. So it's no