Fashion and Style of the 1950’s Cassandra Steinke Pd. 2 Work Cited
Hair Styles Girls – Soft & Curly – Long & straight – Ponytail circled in a scarf – Cut called the poodle cut Bad Boys – Always had a comb on them – Greased back – Cut called the ducktail or DA Mama Boys – Crew Cut
Shoes Boys – (penny) Loafers Look respectable – High Top Tennis For comfort and to be in style – Biker Boots Help give that bad boy image Girls – Saddle shoes Black and white Stiff and heavy – Spike or Stiletto heels To complete a sexy outfit – Ballet type slipper For that sweet and innocent look
Guy Fashion Bad Boys – Leather Jackets Collar must be turned up called “hep” – T-shirt – Jeans Mama Boy – Letter Sweater – Shirt Patterns Both – Wear narrow pants To learn and see more click on this pic.
Girl Fashion Skirts – Poodle – Pencil (every girl at least had 1) Jeans rolled at the cuffs Dresses – Summery afternoon floral Swing skirt with top Accessories – Always wore a girdle – Heels and gloves were used for that lady like look
Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuoQyy_h0m0 To learn more about girl clothing click this link below. http://womens-fashion.lovetoknow.com/1950_Fashion_for_Women
Parents Thoughts on the New Trends Nice and comfortable decent clothing that didn’t show to much Not as showy as today’s trends.
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