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Vintage Creative Combing Hairstyle Magazine

I urge anyone who comes across vintage hairstyle material like magazines, brochures, booklets, and books to buy them regardless of the decade they are from. Just because you think it is the wrong decade or the styles aren’t quite what you love, does not mean

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Bob hairstyles of the 1960s

I just came across these hairstyles in my folders and wanted to share. I really like slick bobs and it is amazing that something so simple can go well with a 1920s look or a 1960s look. See more about the bobbed hairstyle of the

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When beauty takes real courage and guts

The 1950s weren’t easy for anyone who didn’t fit the status quo and I am so encouraged by the courage of this woman. I was on one of my favorite sites, www.glamourgirlsofthesilverscreen.com, which is great for finding images of actresses that you may have forgotten about.

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Ebony April 1965 African-American 1960s hairstyle Ultra Sheen advertisement

The 1960s Bubble Flip Hairstyle

You wouldn’t need short hair to do this style, but you would need layers on top. The roller set can be done with velcro or magnetic rollers as a wet-set or use a good thermal setting spray with hot rollers. If you do have long

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The Italian Top Bangs of the 1950s

I love bangs! And have a number of girls ask me what options they have to work them into a vintage hairstyle. Here is a 50’s option. The setting pattern for the rollers is down below. The curls can be set with velcro or magnetic

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Welcome to the Bobby Pin Blog! I am Lauren Rennells and as a hairstylist, makeup artist, writer, and generally artistic over-achiever, the Bobby Pin Blog is my outlet for thoughts and research about vintage hair and makeup trends and how to recreate them today. Thank you for stopping by!

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