1940s Style

Best 25 of 1940s Style articles

  • Women's 1940s Pants Styles- History and Buying Guide

    Women's 1940s pant fashions included wide leg trousers, slacks, dungarees, overalls, pinafore pants, coveralls, and denim jeans. History and shopping guide.

  • A fabulous and glamorous 40’s blouse with cute pan collar, tiny heart shape buttons with yoke and sleeves in complimentary spot net.nullCrepe De Chinenull8 - 10 - 12 - 14 - 16

  • The Perfect 1940s Style Dress from Pretty Retro OOTD

    A few months ago, I reviewed a beautiful floral 40s style dress from new brand Pretty Retro. As I said in that review, the dress would be perfect to wear to 1940s events. Last week I received anther gorgeous dress from them and this one is every bit as lovely and a very authentic tribute to 40s fashions. For those of you unfamiliar with the brand, it comes from the creators of established repro brand The House of Foxy, and is an affordable range of staple items for a vintage wardrobe. The range consists of several dresses as well as a great range of separates. The dress in todays review is the latest new addition to the collection and comes in a choice of green and red. Since green is my favourite colour and I don’t have nearly enough of it in my wardrobe, I knew it was the perfect dress for me. I love the simple shirt style and all the extra details are really flattering. The dress has pleats and tucks in all the right places, giving it a very authentic vintage feel and setting it a cut above similar reproductions I’ve tried. I love the slightly padded […]

  • 1940s Costume & Outfit Ideas - 16 Women's Looks

    Quality and authentic women's 1940s costume ideas using new, vintage or thrift store clothing. Dresses, work clothes, teenage, pin up fashions and more.

  • A Vintage Lookbook: Style Throughout the Decades

    The history of fashion is so fascinating! Looking back through the decades, you can easily see the pieces of fashion that are trendy now. There's usually at least one thing from each decade that you can incorporate

  • A versatile 1940s style skirt which pairs perfectly with our range of 40s blouses and jersey tops and has some great 40s features.

  • A fabulously glamorous 1940’s blouse with cute peter pan collar, tiny heart shape buttons and yoke and sleeves in complimentary spot net. This will wonderful vintage inspired blouse makes you look and feel a million dollars every time you slip it on .. perfect for that special evening or glamorous daytime .. ​This beautiful item is as good as it gets if you love vintage designs & totally in keeping with Authentic 1940s Style, as it is an exact reproduction of a classic 1940s item. It is made with complete integrity from the finest Rayon Crepe de Chine fabric just like the originals too.. It is nice and light, soft to the touch, hangs beautifully and easy care too... Wash by hand or in a machine on "Delicates" setting at 30 degrees A "Seamstress of Bloomsbury" Original, Simply the best quality fabric, attention to detail and authentic Lilian Wells design. Lilian was the original "Seamstress of Bloomsbury".. She made beautiful items of clothing throughout the 1930s, 40s & Early 50s for London's aristocracy, battling the Blitz & circumstances that we cant even begin to imagine, but never compromising on her quality or delightful craftsmanship.. She was a very private but wonderful woman and an inspiration to us all. Through this wonderful range of 1940s clothing we aim to continue her legacy..​Quick International Size Conversion Guide:​UK 8, EU 36, US 4UK 10, EU 38, US 6UK 12, EU 40, US 8UK 14, EU 42, US 10UK 16, EU 44, US 12UK 18, EU 46, US 14Please note, All our items are sold in UK sizing .. Australia Dress sizes are the same as UK​

  • 1940s Fashion Report - Winter Styles for Christmas 1941.

    Hollywood stars model the latest modes for Christmas 1941 - Gwenn Walters reports for Glamourdaze. QUESTION: What would a girl like for Christmas? Answer: A hostess outfit like this one designed by Earl Luick and

  • Christine McConnell is an LA-based artist, photographer, and baker well-known for sharing snaps of herself dressed in glamorous 1940s-style outfits with her 116,000 Instagram followers.
  • 1940s Style Skirts: A-line, Pencil, Jumper Skirts

    1940s style skirts for sale online. Classic A-line skirts for vintage 1940s style, pencil skirts for pinups, and jumper skirts for vintage inspired fashion.

  • Vintage Overalls 1910s -1950s Pictures and History

    The history of women's vintage overalls from the 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s and where to buy vintage style overalls online.

  • Allied Movie Style Guide– Early 1940s Fashion and how to wear it today

    I am showing beautiful 1940s fashion looks, inspired by Marion Cotillard in Allied Movie. Learn about typical 40s styles, how to find & wear them nowadays.

  • This 1940s style tea dress is influenced by 1940s war time pinups like Betty Grable - and is perfect for swing jive or lindy bop dancing by House of Foxy.

  • Allied Style Guide: 40er Jahre Mode und wie du sie heute tragen kannst

    40er Jahre Mode ist eng verbunden mit ihrer Geschichte. Ich zeige dir schöne Looks der frühen 40er, wie du heute solche Stücke finden und tragen kannst.

  • Women's 1940s Pants Styles- History and Buying Guide

    Women's 1940s pant fashions included wide leg trousers, slacks, dungarees, overalls, pinafore pants, coveralls, and denim jeans. History and shopping guide.

  • A Stunning Classic 1945 Wrap Blouse with flattering collar shape and ties around the waist for easy comfortable fitting. This beautiful Blouse is made in our signature Crepe de Chine fabric which is authentic 40’s style Rayon, soft to the touch, and easy care too.​​This beautiful item is as good as it gets if you love true vintage designs & totally in keeping with Authentic 1940s Style, as it is an exact reproduction of a classic 1940s item. It is made with complete integrity from the finest Rayon Crepe de Chine fabric just like the originals too.. It is nice and light, soft to the touch, hangs beautifully and easy care too... Wash by hand or in a machine on "Delicates" setting at 30 degrees A "Seamstress of Bloomsbury" Original, Simply the best quality fabric, attention to detail and authentic Lilian Wells design. Lilian was the original "Seamstress of Bloomsbury".. She made beautiful items of clothing throughout the 1930s, 40s & Early 50s for London's aristocracy, battling the Blitz & circumstances that we cant even begin to imagine, but never compromising on her quality or delightful craftsmanship.. She was a very private but wonderful woman and an inspiration to us all. Through this wonderful range of 1940s clothing we aim to continue her legacy..​Quick International Size Conversion Guide:​UK 8, EU 36, US 4UK 10, EU 38, US 6UK 12, EU 40, US 8UK 14, EU 42, US 10UK 16, EU 44, US 12UK 18, EU 46, US 14Please note, All our items are sold in UK sizing .. Australia Dress sizes are the same as UK​