Gorgeous Peek-a-Boo hairstyle in 1940s

The forties of last century is full of amazing beauty and fashion, which still exudes unrivaled American charm in today’s fashion circles. If you are a fashion lady, how can you miss such classic beauty and fashion? For those who are going to step into the wedding hall, there is no exception. Hurry to hang down your hair and be a sexy and fashion bride.

If you fall in love with the hairstyle of the forties, how can you do not know that the American actress Veronica Lake? Veronica formerly known as Constance Frances Marie Ockelman, she was the first one, and perhaps the only one who was famous for her hairstyles. The lovely Peek-a-Boo hairstyle made Veronica the muse of many fashion people.

In 1940, producer Arthur Hornblow Jr was very impressed by Veronica, he decided to let her to act as a beautiful blonde in the film “Wanted Wings “. He gave her the stage name Veronica Lake. Hornblow thought that Veronica gave people very classic feelings.


July 1941, “Wanted Wings” was launched, the lovely Peek-a-Boo of Veronica in the film attracted a huge audience, although she was only a supporting role in the movie, she stole the show. ” Wanted Wings ” has also become a popular film of her works.

Peek-a-Boo hairstyle became the most popular hairstyle that many American women like to imitate during World War II, however many women’s hairs were twisted into the machine at the factory because of peek-a-Boo hairstyle. At last, first Lady Eleanor Roosevelt even wrote letter to Veronica to ask her to change the hairstyle to avoid the accidents.


If you are lady who love vintage fashion, you can try this classic Peek-a-Boo hairstyle with a lovely vintage wedding dress. I’m sure that you will be the most impressing bride.  You will be glad to find so many stunning vintage wedding dresses at http://www.voguequeen.com/vintage-wedding-dresses-i5886/.




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Vintage fashion has come back, will you embrace it

Vintage fashion has come back and become more and more popular, vintage clothes mainly refer to the fine made clothes which are full of the era characteristics in the past time. Vintage clothes are not just common second-hand clothes or old clothes. There are vintage clothes which have collection value. Usually the value of vintage clothing is judged by five aspects: the time when it was made, if it is the classic design at that time, whether it is made by famous brand, well-preserved degree and process complexity.

Vintage clothes make us think of the glorious past time. Many famous designers hailed to the old classic styles on the T-stage. Many famous stars are deeply in love with vintage clothes. In addition to its unique sense of history, vintage clothes decrease the possibility of outfit clash. What’s more, the vintage clothes can show their good fashion taste.


Vintage clothes are quite difficult to match. If you do not match well, it will overreach yourself. Many fashion icons who are skilled at matching with vintage clothes tell us their experience: not only when we wear vintage clothes on whole body can we be called vintage. Do you know where to buy vintage clothes. There are many places. You can search vintage clothes on flea market or online shops. It’s quite important to build good relationships with the owner and the shop assistant, usually, they are very happy to share with you their opinions on this field as well as what they have learned from vintage fashion.


If you just want to modeling vintage style, keep these vintage elements in mind:  Peter pan collar, wave point printing, empire pencil skirt, umbrella skirt, Oxford shoes, Mary Jane shoes, box package… You can find such elements very easily on the market now.  Since vintage fashion is so popular, why not have a vintage theme wedding for special day! You can find many vintage inspired wedding dresses at Vogequeen.

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