40s fashion

Step back in time and discover the elegance and sophistication of 40s fashion. From tailored suits to glamorous evening gowns, get inspired to embrace vintage style with a modern twist.
1940s Teenage Fashion: Girls Inspiration, Outfits, Vintage, Vintage Fashion, 1940s Fashion Dresses, 1940s Fashion Women, 1940s Fashion, 1930s Fashion, 1960s Fashion

The term 'teenager' was coined in 1941, and Seventeen magazine printed its first issue in 1944, showing off young teenager-targeted clothing and interests. It was a new market, one that was somewhere between girls and college-age young women. Teenagers were obsessed with crooner Frank Sinatra, hung out at soda fountains, and danced all night to

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Rebecca Hidalgo
I am beyond smitten with this fantastic soda shop illustration featuring a selection of spring fashions from 1949. #soda #shop #teenagers #spring #vintage #1940s #fashion #clothing #dress Collage, Printables, Fashion, Vintage, 1940s Fashion, 1940s, Pins, Instant, Instant Download

The gray days of winter have me looking forward to spring and lighter/brighter clothing. I scanned these from a 1949 insert of the pattern department of the Philadelphia Inquirer. The green ensemble with matching beret in the first picture has my name all over it. I love the color combination. While the 30s is my absolute favorite era, there are so many things I love about the designs of this time period too. So pretty!

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leisailander