1920s Halloween Costumes

Roaring 20s Halloween

Hello all! It’s that very special time of year, the time when the leaves start to turn, the pumpkin starts to spice, and grownups get start planning a night to dress up and play make-believe…

….yes it’s October, which means it’s Halloween season! Huzzah!


If you’re looking for 1920s Halloween costumes, boy oh boy have you come to the right place. The styles of the 1920s are our passion year-round, and we’ve gathered some of our favorites for you to peruse below.

Vintage-inspired retailer Modcloth is a great place to start for beautiful, high-quality flapper dresses you can party in on Halloween, and wear again for special occasions through out the year. Just take a look at these lovelies…

1920s Halloween Costumes

1920s Halloween Costumes from Modcloth

Another favorite shop of ours is Unique Vintage. They’ve also got a lot of stunning, hand-beaded and high-quality flapper dresses, as well as 1920s accessories and some more costume-y options.

Flapper Halloween Costumes

Flapper Halloween Costumes from Unique Vintage

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Art Deco Gowns | 2015 Emmys

There were some definite hits (and misses) on the red carpet at the 2015 Emmys last night, and among the hits were a few old Hollywood, vintage-inspired, and art deco gowns with glitter, glamour and geometric flourishes galore!

Ellie Kemper, star of Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, was glowing in this soft-hued geometric design gown from Naeem Kahn.

Mad Men‘s Christina Hendricks sparkled in a gold and black glittering gown, also by Naeem Kahn.

Christina Hendricks 2015 Emmys

Image via Huffington Post

Emma Roberts went old-school Hollywood with soft retro waves and this gorgeous gown from Jenny Packham…. Continue reading »

Art Deco Wedding Cakes

It’s been a little while since we’ve featured any tasty inspiration in the form of an art deco wedding cake, so let’s take a moment, catch up, and  ooh and ahh over multiple delectable deco delights, shall we? We shall.

First up, this truly elegant white, black and gold art deco cake from Lael Cakes:

Black + Gold Art Deco Cake

Simple and beautiful and (I’m sure) delicious. Next up, this glittering, golden dream of a cake from an inspiration shoot from Weddingstar:

1920s Art Deco Wedding Cake


Dramatic and amazing. Looking for even more drama? Sure, why not!

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