Beauty Patches

The beauty patch was a little mark with a big impact. Once upon a time, it was all the rage to adorn oneself with beauty patches. These little material creations… Read More »Beauty Patches

Hair & Beauty Adverts from the 1940s

A selection of hair and beauty adverts from the 1940s, giving an insight into the fashionable makeup colours of the decade and how the hair was styled.

Photographs from Edwardian Britain

A collection of black and white photographs from Edwardian Britain, showing people from all walks of life going about their daily chores and activities. Also included are some studio portraits of everyday people.

Vogue Covers 1930s-1980s

A selection of Vogue magazine covers from the 1930s to the 1980s. It gives a glimpse into the ever-changing hair, makeup and clothing fashions for women.

Photographs from the 1920s

Inspiration for vintage styles can be found in old photographs. Here are some from the 1920s showing people in different social circles.