Jan 25, 2013
Monochrome and garnet red shades to tie in with the flapper aesthetic. Jewellery is opulent but must follow simple geometric forms in design - long beads, large round cocktail rings and chandelier drop earrings. The cape can be a good contrast with the dress in texture (feather) or colour (white or ivory). Head dress can be worn either at one side, over the hair or down the parting and over the hair. If you feel wild go for an all out crown! Gloves were ubiquitous and shoes became more important as hemlines rose so they were more often matched and tied in with the look than the pre-1920s had required. Also hair followed the line of the head rather than the excesses - of the hair pieces and hair styles piled on top of the head - of the late Victorian period. Keeping hair more fluid in styles which emanate from the classical greek and roman periods was where the headresses came in - they kept hair flat and natural but were also playful and decorative. Also probably more comfortable and naturally beautiful, like the more relaxed dress styles. Women dispensed with their corsets and hair pieces, wigs and backcombed elaborate 'dos' so the whole look is more sensual and body aware. I think to update the look to now you could introduce an almost neo-gothic make up or just add in a modern fabric like leather snakeskin gloves. Above all it has a rebel edge so have fun!
Flawless craftsmanship is rooted in a family history of glove manufacturing that spans 160 years at Nina Peter . Fresh designs and a modern vision have turned this closet essential into a glamorous accessory and these grey goat suede and salmon skin gloves with their bold red metallic flecks are ideal for enlivening tonal daywear. Grey salmon skin short gloves with distressed metallic red foil. Designer stud detail on left glove. Curved hem. Elasticated section underneath. 100% salmon leather, goat suede, 100% cashmere lining. Specialist dry clean. Made in Austria. Model wears a size 6.5. Second skin fit.
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The roaring 20 ́s...flapper dancers...glamour! An elegant statement ring reproducing a characteristic Black & White geometrical design. Absolutely stunning! Sterling silver and cubic circonia. Matching earrings and pendant available. Measures: 3 cm diameter.. PLEASE LET ME KNOW YOUR SIZE.
Striking Mary Jane shoes in soft-to-the-touch black suede. Part of our exciting Mary & Clarks collection - a special collaboration between Mary Portas and Clarks, this unmistakably feminine style includes a finely sculpted high heel and strap and button fastening. A premium leather interior and Softwear underfoot cushioning ensure this stunning design is also comfortable. Upper Material Suede Lining Material Leather Sole Material Resin Rubber Fastening Type Button Removable Insole No Trims Button
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White pearl necklace by the New York design house Manhattan Pearls, available exclusively from Astley Clarke. This classic long pearl rope necklace features a 48 inch string of pearls that can be worn long or wrapped around to create multiple strands. A thoroughly modern addition to any jewellery box, this designer pearl necklace is a beautiful reworking of the traditional string of pearls. Colour White Gemstones Pearl Colour Group White
Dazzling details, like ruching, lace cap sleeves and a gorgeous mermaid hem, make this Xscape dress irresistible. Polyester/nylon/spandex Dry clean Made in USA Scoop neckline Back zipper Lace cap sleeves are sheer Ruched along center seam, waist to thigh Mermaid hem is split from knee to hem Fitted through bodice and hips Unlined Floor length
This freshwater pearl necklace will add timeless chic to every look. It's a perfect match with 1920's flapper dresses or a floral tea dress. It featuring a vintage style tie front design. A unique design that will surely become a favourite in your jewellery box.
Taking its name from a lake in Algonquin park in Ontario, Littledoe recalls the allure of organic fabrics and natural beauty. This native American style headdress is beautifully crafted from vintage tapestry and velvet. Sure to get you noticed, this striking headdress is best paired with a soulful flowing dress. UK Exclusive. Red graduating height peacock feather headdress with vintage tapestry head strap and burgundy velvet ribbon tie. 100% peacock feathers, silk velvet and vintage tapestry. Made in the United States. One size. Adjustable fit.
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