1940s lifestyle

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 Lifestyle – How to Be Well Groomed

1940s Lifestyle – How to Be Well Groomed

This film details the grooming rituals of brother “Don” and sister “Sue”. Both are incredibly neat; in fact, grooming seems to occupy their entire day, while… Here’s a funny vintage 1940s lifestyle clip detailing the proper daily hygiene & grooming routine in the 1940s.  

1940s Etiquette – Dating: Do’s and Don’ts

1940s Etiquette – Dating: Do’s and Don’ts

This social guidance “how-to” film has received more camp accolades than any other, and deserves it. Alan Woodruff (“Woody”) receives a ticket to admit one c… Oh, those crazy kids. Here’s a short tutorial on the do’s and don’ts of dating in the 1940s. More 1940s Lifestyle Videos You’ll Enjoy …