1940s hairstyles

Complete Vintage Pinup Makeup and Hairstyle Makeover

Complete Vintage Pinup Makeup and Hairstyle Makeover

It has been so long since I’ve updated this site but I have been cooking up some exciting things for you!  Stay tuned for some fun contests and freebies.  :) In the meantime for all you vintage pinup aficionados, here’s a fantastic complete vintage pinup makeup and hair makeover that I think you’ll enjoy.  The hairstyle has some(…)

How to 1940s Victory Roll Hairstyle Updo

How to 1940s Victory Roll Hairstyle Updo

I don’t think we feature enough glamorous updos here so I found one for you! Here’s a cute how-to 1940s Victory Roll Hairstyle Updo video tutorial by pinup lovely SINderella Rockafella.   She makes it look so easy! Make sure you follow her on YouTube and her Facebook page. Did this video help?  Please comment(…)

How to Tie a 1940s Rosie The Riveter Head scarf

How to Tie a 1940s Rosie The Riveter Head scarf

How to keep your pincurls at bay? Today we’re featuring a fantastic 1940s hairstyle tutorial on how to tie a Rosie The Riveter head scarf.  Have you tried this yet?  Post your results! It’s tutorials like these that keep us looking good on the dancefloor.  If you like this tutorial, please visit RetroChick UK and share the(…)

How-To Hair Tutorial 1940s Victory Rolls

How-To Hair Tutorial 1940s Victory Rolls

This is a 10-minute tutorial for a 1940s-inspired vintage updo with victory rolls, a shell bang, and flowers. Great for a pinup look, as well. I learned a LO… Nic’s fantastic hair tutorial for the 1940s Victory Roll.  This is perfect how-to hair tutorial for those with long hair like myself.  I’m going to try(…)

1940s Hairstyles from American Hairdresser 1944

1940s Hairstyles from American Hairdresser 1944

Debbie’s mentor, Fran, had operated a beauty shop in a small Alabama town during the war. The stated reason was to decentralize the war industry as much to “… A slideshow video of the various 1940s hairstyles from the magazine, American Hairdresser of April 1944. More Videos You’ll Enjoy …

1940s Fashion Dresses, Shoes, Gowns, Hosiery and Crazy Corsets

1940s Fashion Dresses, Shoes, Gowns, Hosiery and Crazy Corsets

Apart from a few clips where the original commentary is heard, this mainly newsreel footage is merely a backdrop to a recent voiceover TV documentary. So many fantastic looks from the 1940s with a few Dior hourglass shapes of the 1950s.  From casual wear to evening, business to foundations.  (That cinched corset on that waist(…)

1940s Millinery – Vintage Clip of Vintage Hats

1940s Millinery – Vintage Clip of Vintage Hats

From the Kinolibrary Archive Film collections. Here’s a fantastic 1940s vintage hat preview. I have always loved hats especially the ones in this era.  The netting is divine! Do you love/hate the hats of this era?  If you have any, post your pictures below. More 1940s Videos You’ll Enjoy …

How-to: Vintage 1940′s Inspired Up Do for Medium to Long Hair

How-to: Vintage 1940′s Inspired Up Do for Medium to Long Hair

This is an inspired style from the 1940′s. Thanks for watching xoxo. You don’t have to cut your hair to achieve a fantastic 1940′s updo! Here’s a great tutorial for those with medium to long hair.  It may take a little time and lots of hairspray & hairpins but it’s definitely do-able. Have you tried(…)

How-to Vintage Hairstyles – 1940′s Victory Rolls Updo

How-to Vintage Hairstyles – 1940′s Victory Rolls Updo

1940′s Victory Rolls – Vintage Hairstyles! The Victory Roll is a classic 1940′s hairstyle that was incredibly popular and still is. 1940′s hairstyles were ab… Perfect for medium to long hair, here’s a great tutorial on the 1940′s Victory Roll.  Can be worn casually or as a fancy up-do. It looks so easy to do(…)

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