A mirror to class

The  deco mirror was all about the curves.

rene vincent girl in front of a mirror 30s

The deco bride wore satin and lace to embrace her curves.

1930s bride

And wore romantic make- up probably full of lead.

beauty products

There was class in everyday lingerie with lot’s of underwire.

Kestos girdles

But there was no class in being too skinny.

lputting on weight

Imagine freaking out at being underweight.

self image

Imagine using funky new electrical appliances on the market for the first time ever.

electric everything

Imagine curling and crimping your hair every day.

vintage coiffure

Imagine smoking just to be classy.

Marlborough ad


Imagine lip cancer.

© Renee Dallow ( Hybiscus Bloom ) 12/7/2013

white hibiscus


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