Looking back to retro hairstyles makes us see the strange reality of the present and understand that so many styles that we are wearing now are actually the copies of the past hair trends. Among all the vintage looks the most amazing ones are from 1920's. Why? Actually 1920's emerged into history as the time of shifting standards, the golden epoch of raise of culture and art, and also the new vibe in women independence. It is in the 20's when short haircuts for women won hearts of millions. A woman with short hair became the symbol of independence and confidence and thus ladies started to take part in politics and other spheres considered purely for men before.
Doubtless all these changes had their reflection on vintage hairstyles, that from traditional long hair styled in low buns changed into attractive finger waves with head pieces from jewels and feathers. The unforgettable time that until now is the source for inspiration for popular hairstyles of our time.
The Great Gatsby inspired retro hairstyles
Though we say that hairstyles from distant 1920's have always been popular in different epochs, and that many movies like "Midnight in Paris" or series "Downtown Abbey" had their impact on us and made us fall in love with that period, in reality the real explosion of interest towards retro hairstyles raised after the screening of the famous "The Great Gatsby" novel.
The new way each scene was introduced, the unbelievable costumes, the modern music mixed to retro vibes, and the characteristic retro hairstyles of bobbed length and hair pieces really inspire us fro several years now.
1920's inspired wedding hairstyles
The movie hitting all the charts became a favorite heme for many weddings where brides dressed like ladies from the film and had retro hairstyles, so adorable and appropriate for bridal looks.
Vintage hairstyles 1920's
Pipes and cigars are another characteristic feature of these time, and many modern popular hairstyles are accompanied with such traditional trifles to achieve the maximum reality of the image.
Finger waves retro hairstyles
Talking about 1920's we can't miss out the finger waves hairstyles. This is the iconic look coming from the past that has spread in modern world too. Now we see many runway images, and celebrity hairstyles updated with finger waves.
Bob haircuts from 1920's
And here are the iconic bob haircuts. Going through one whole century they are equally popular now as one hundred years ago. For sure nowadays we see some different designs, but the above pictures were the beginning setting the trend to last forever.