Malena's real 1920's dresses include gorgeous beaded flapper dresses and burnout silk pieces. These authentic stunners cost between $200- $500. Are your interests more budget friendly? Check out their super fun 1980's does 1920's looks. These pieces have the dropped waist, boxy look that the 20's are known for.
Once you have found the perfect dress, the rest is all about accessorizing. Did you decide to go with a beaded piece? Then long pearls are your go-to for necklaces. If you decided on something more basic, then add some bling in the form of a super long rhinestone necklace, or even large chandelier earrings.
Should you be looking for the very popular head pieces made popular by this era, we have many options for you! Grab a great one of a kind rhinestone necklace from Malenas, and a feather or two from Michael's Craft Store and some bobby pins! This is a super easy way to get the most for your dollar. Pin the headpiece into your short updo, and then wear it for another occasion as a necklace! Another great option is grabbing a brooch, shoe clip or dress clip, and attaching it to a fun a sparkly or sequin ribbon and tying that into around your head as a head band!
To complete the look, wear a t-strap round toe pump in any color! As for a handbag, the most authentic look is a beaded bag with a draw string handle.
Come on into Malenas for more styling advice before this amazing event! Our hours are Monday through Saturday 11-7 and Sunday 12-4. "
Written by Brittany Reed, Manager at Malenas Vintage