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Nina Leen: Popular shoulder length hairstyle worn by teenagers. Tulsa, 1947.
Farming in the '40s.
Joan Bennett vintage fashion style color photo print ad model magazine 40s
Polka dots and florals were popular fashion patterns.
Inspirational quote from Seth Godin: If you are willing to do something that might not work, youre closer to being an artist. from Inspiration Stations Inspire channel
40s coral dress
Beautiful stocking pose... ph. Tim Walker for Vogue UK’s ‘Chocks Away’ with md. Lily Donaldson
I wanna party with these ladies.
Love the style but would want different colors--warmer
Historical photos preserving moments of sass don’t get any better than this. Circa 1940 in Yakima, Washington
1940s fashion illustration: coats by TinTrunk, via Flickr