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 ...

Halloween!!! My favorite vintage-inspired costume this year is Atomicpunk!

There are so many cool vintage-inspired Halloween costumes out there. This year I have a new inspiration for what I am going to be...Atomicpunk (aka atompunk). Above image from Planet of the Female Invaders, 1967 / [image link] You are all familiar with steampunk I am sure, which is the modern stylistic interpretation of speculative science fiction of ...

Pastel Hair Color: Play for a night, then wash it right out.

Lavender, pale pink, and blue vintage pastel hair color, but just for 1 night! Love the idea of vintage pastel hair, but don't want to make such a commitment? We know that "party" colors, bright/unnatural hair colors, fade with time, but they also stain hair. Some stain more than others, but they don't always wash completely out after ...

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 ...