Multcolib Picks: Vintage style inspiration

Audrey in Rome
Audrey in Rome (Book - 2013 ) 791.43028 H528 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:We have so many photography books featuring Audrey Hepburn that it might be hard to choose one. This book features lesser known pictures, which were collected by Hepburn’s son and taken by her favorite paparazzi.

The Way We Wore
The Way We Wore Black Style Then By McCollom, Michael (Book - 2006 ) 391.00973 M129w 2006 Available in some locations

Annotation:This book celebrates black American style from the ‘40s to present day. I love the range of outfits shown-- you get a glimpse of everything from formal wear to swimsuits.

Vintage Beauty Parlor
Vintage Beauty Parlor Flawless Hair & Make-up in Iconic Vintage Styles By Wing, Hannah (Book - 2013 ) 646.72 W7692v 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:Do you wear vintage regularly and want to take it to the next level? This book features easy step-by-step instructions hair and make-up 1920’s to 1980’s on how to work that period look.

Style Me Vintage
Style Me Vintage Easy Step-by-step Techniques for Creating Classic Hairstyle By Hay, Belinda (Book - 2010 ) 646.724 H4121s 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Want more hair ideas? Check out this book, which features styles from the 1920’s to the 1960’s

Style Me Vintage
Style Me Vintage Make up : Easy Step-by-step Techniques for Creating Classic Looks By Reynolds, Katie (Book - 2011 ) 646.726 R4638s 2011 All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:This is a modernized and simplified take on vintage make-up from the 1920’s to 1980’s with step-by-step instructions.

1930s Fashion
1930s Fashion The Definitive Sourcebook (Book - 2012 ) 391.00904 N7145 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation: I love the breadth of examples of ‘30s fashion you get in this book, some of which are in color.

Advanced Style
Advanced Style By Cohen, Ari Seth (Book - 2012 ) 746.920846 C6781a 2012 All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 1 on 4 copies

Annotation:Vintage lovers would appreciate this book, which is based off a popular fashiob blog. Advanced Style proves that it takes time to cultivate personal style. Check out these photos, interviews, and stories starring chic seniors.

Annotation:The first blog dedicated to styling naturally curly hair in the ’30s to ‘50s style.

Century Girl
Century Girl 100 Years in the Life of Doris Eaton Travis, Last Living Star of the Ziegfeld Follies By Redniss, Lauren (Book - 2006 ) 792.8028 T782r 2006 Available in some locations

Annotation:Calling all show girl wannabes! This is a fun scrapbook-style biography about Doris Eaton, the last Ziegfeld Follies dancer. There is much hair and outfit inspiration abound. It’s perfect for those ‘20s and ‘30s fans.

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Are you a vintage girl looking for some outfit inspiration? Have you ever been curious about vintage style and want to experiment with your look? Check out this list featuring great photography books, hair and make-up how to guides, and life stories! -Azalea E.

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