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Zoot Suit |Pinned from PinTo for iPad http://duodeluxo.wordpress.com/2010/05/12/subcultura-dos-anos-30-e-40-zoot-suits/

Brings back memories. I remember when DJ dressed up as a zoot suiter for the dance. He looked soo cool!

FAI: Zoot suit

Zoot suit, An extreme form of the sack suit, the zoot suit had a long jacket with excessively wide shoulders and long wide lapels and trousers that were markedly pegged.

ORIGINAL VINTAGE 1940s 40s Wartime CC41 by DarlingsVintageUK, £85.00

ORIGINAL VINTAGE 1940s 40s Wartime CC41 by DarlingsVintageUK, £85.00

London, England Sept 14, 1939. The very latest fashion in air raid shelter wear.

realityayslum: “ Underwood Photo Archives London, England Sept 1939 The very latest fashion in air raid shelter wear is a slip on dressing gown complete with hood, and can be left open, (left), or.

make do and mend, re-making clothes, 1940s rationing, 40s fashion, the famous siren suit for home sewers by Weldon repurpose vintage style color illustration jumpsuit

Siren Suits- These were garments that you could quickly put on over nightclothes to cover yourself and keep warm during air raids and blackouts when running out at night. They were usually zipped and hooded.

mend | Make Do and Mend Merchandise

“Make-Do and Mend” The Imperial War Museums’ website has a really great collection of “Make Do and Mend” artwork, which was used in Britain in the early to support the government’s rationing.

1940s-fashion-make-do-and-mend

History of Womens Fashion - 1940 to 1949

M&S Wartime Utility Clothing - Floral Utility wear dress from 1940s, 40s fashion, fashion on the ration UK

M&S Wartime Utility Clothing - Floral Utility wear dress from fashion, fashion on the ration UK reminds me of my Mum