What's the perfect finishing touch to those fabulous forties hairstyles? A strategically placed flower of course! Flowers adorning the hair were not just for the beach. Floral hair accessories became a fashion staple with day wear as well as evening wear. During the turbulent war years, they livened the spirit and boosted morale.
|Photo courtesy vintagedancer.com|
|Make Do & Mend Ideas from 1943 includes how to make a dark suit dashing with flowers.|
Courtesy Tuppence Ha'Penny
|For 59 cents you could purchase matching clip earrings to go with your hair accessory!|
Catalog reprint courtesy vintagedancer.com
Hollywood stars embraced the floral hair accessory trend....
Courtesy Monolithic Studios