Creative vintage wig hair color in the 1950s and 1960s included blue, purple, and aqua!

Daring bright fashion hair colors were more common than you thought in the 1950s and 1960s. We forget that sometimes. Blue hair, pink hair, lavender hair, aqua hair...They were all represented. The prim and proper ideal of the 1950s had nothing to do with being a fuddy-duddy. Those ladies were having F-U-N. They bought bright colored couches in ...

3 Easy New Year’s Day vintage hairstyles you can do with your MORNING AFTER CURLS

Vintage hairstyles actually can be easy and here are 3 options to try with your curls from last night that you just slept on. So. It's the morning after your New Year's celebrating and you might look a bit like a hot mess. You looked fabulous last night with gorgeous curls, but now you need to ...

Betty Draper Inspired Hairstyle How-to

Betty Draper Inspired Hairstyle How-to Betty Draper and the amazing hair and makeup team on Mad Men inspired this roller set. I was doing a photoshoot yesterday for an article I am writing about 1950s makeup for Vintage Made Magazine and I thought I'd share with you directions for the 1950s hairstyle. Yes, I know that the show ...

Brigitte Bardot Headband Hairstyle – Vintage Christmas Hair Accessories Tutorial #3

I was wandering my local craft store when I found this easy vintage holiday hair accessory. It was amongst all the Christmas ribbons. It is basically just a laser cut felt designed to be used as a Christmas decoration. I thought it would make a cute headband for Christmas.My inspiration for this hairstyle is Brigitte ...

Jane Sterling Mad Men Hairstyle – Vintage Christmas Hair Accessories Tutorial #2

The character of Jane Sterling on Mad Men, played by Peyton List, always looks amazing. She has great clothes and great hair, but of course when your only job is to look good for your husband Roger Sterling and you have full access to his bank account, you better look immaculate all the time.This second ...

Vintage Creative Combing Hairstyle Magazine

Vintage Creative Combing Hairstyle Magazine I urge anyone who comes across vintage hairstyle material like magazines, brochures, booklets, and books to buy them regardless of the decade they are from. Just because you think it is the wrong decade or the styles aren't quite what you love, does not mean that you can't get a lot ...

I love trading, because I got this great 1960s hairstyle book!

I love trading, because I got this great 1960s hairstyle book! I just got this great 1960s hairstyle book, thanks to a trade from a blog reader. She contacted me because she had an antique/vintage hairstyling book that she didn't have any use for, but didn't want to toss it or give it to the thrift store. ...

At the Movies with 1960s Hairdresser Betty Glasgow

I am a little obsessed with hairstylists of the past. I love to read about them in old salon magazines. I get really excited when I come across information about movie hairstylists from the early and mid-century. I don't know if you ever noticed, but often with movies pre-1960, the credits rarely mention the hairstylist. ...

Pastel Hair Color: Lavender Tests Part 1

The lavender vintage pastel hair color tests turned out really nice. Lavender hair color is open to interpretation. The hair color in this Roux magazine advertisement from the 1960s is a good example of the color I am trying to achieve with these tests. Some picture something a little more purple, but for a vintage hair ...