1926: What it Costs to be a Well Dressed Flapper

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7 Responses

  1. Juanaqueña

    What 1926 magazine (title + month, or volume #, issue #, was this article from?

  2. eydie

    i bet women bargain hunted back then the same way we do now. and sewing your own was a viable option. hard to sew pearls, ha ha. if you look at haute couture today, it runs into thousands of dollars for an outfit. that’s why you buy knock offs that look just as good if not better.

  3. Ruth

    I really wish there was a way to get a bigger picture of this ad–it’s a hoot! The writing is hard to see.


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