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1930–45 in Western fashion

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The most characteristic North American fashion trend from the 1930s to the end of World War II was attention at the shoulder, with butterfly sleeves and banjo sleeves, and exaggerated shoulder pads ...

1940s Fashion: What Did Women Wear in the 1940s?

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Learn more about 1940s fashion now. ... what women wore in the 1940s ... Here is a thorough overview of everyday 1940's fashions with links to more articles ...

Women's Clothing - 1940s - Clothing - Dating - Landscape Change ...

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1940s Utility Clothes: Image courtesy of Elizabeth Ewing, History of 20<sup>th</sup> Century Fashion, 1992. Image center and right courtesy of Valerie Mendes and Amy de ...

1940s Fashion Women - Pinterest

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Find and save ideas about 1940s Fashion Women on Pinterest, the world's catalog of ideas. | See more about 1940s Fashion, Tea Dresses and Blue Polka ...

1940s women's fashion dress and style | Glamourdaze

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Aug 24, 2009 ... Welcome to the main hub to several entertaining posts on 1940s fashion for women: – dress codes during and after the war, hairstyles, ...

Vintage Fashion Guild : Fashion Timeline : 1940 To 1950

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Feb 17, 2014 ... Women who had for years worn the more austere fashions of the 1940s (and were fatigued at reading endless articles on how to extend the life ...

1940s Dresses, Fashion & Clothing | Unique Vintage

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Items 1 - 72 of 131 ... Fashion took a turn toward simplification in the 1940s, due in large part to fabric restrictions enforced because of the war. Creative, stylish ...

1940s Fashion & 1940s Style Clothing | ModCloth

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Shop the selection 1940s style clothing and fashion at ModCloth. Find 1940s style dresses, tops, bottoms, swimwear, and other fab women's clothing!

How To Dress 1940s Style (For Her) The Life Nostalgic

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Jul 10, 2013 ... Quick vintage fashion lesson: 1940s looks weren't pouffy like 1950's and early 1960's dresses. Ask yourself: would Betty Draper wear this?

History of Fashion 1940's - 1950's - Catwalk Yourself

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History of Fashion 1940's – 1950's. “As long as there is a desire for change and sense of fantasy – there will be fashion.” Vogue 1940. History of Fashion 1940's -  ...

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The Zoot Suit was the height of fashion among daring young men until the War Department restricted the amount of fabric that could be used. The same restrictions led to the popularity of the women's convertible suit, a jacket, short skirt, and blouse.
When the war and it's restrictions ended, Christian Dior introduced the New Look, feminine dresses with long, full skirts, and tight waists. Comfortable, low-heeled shoes were forsaken for high heels.
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1940s Fashion: The Decade Captured In 40 Incredible Pictures ...

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Jul 11, 2016 ... Despite the hardships of WWII, fashion in the 1940s still ruled as women everywhere embraced a more utilitarian (yet chic) look, and ...

Fashion in the 1940s: Clothing Styles, Trends, Pictures & History

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Jan 30, 2016 ... Fashion in the 1940s was a good mix of comfort and glamour. There were specific outfits that were meant for specific times of the day. Some of ...

Fashion History - Women's Clothing in the 1940s | Bellatory

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Apr 25, 2016 ... One might say that women's fashions of the 1940s were dictated by Adolph Hitler. The German invasion of Poland in September 1939 set the ...