Brought a whole new look to women!


Women who stayed home from the war took care of everything. The house, the kids and most of all. The money! Getting that first paycheck gave the women of the 20's the independence they had been longing for!

Where did this flapper girl come from?

Flappers were a "new breed" of young western women,mainly in urban cities, in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz music, and flaunted their disdain for what was then considered acceptable behavior. Flappers were seen as brash for wearing excessive makeup, drinking, treating sex in a casual manner , smoking, driving automobiles, and otherwise flouting social and sexual ways.

Important information

In the world the flappers didn't influence much Politically, but socially, they gave girls a new standard of life. Economically, they made a lot of companies money, ranging from makeup to clothing! After the passing of the 19th amendment, women broke out into a life no one would ever forget!
Big image

Coco Chanel

Started the Chanel company that would change flappers forever. Designing clothing and shoes that were forever adored by all!
Flappers: Rebels of the 1920s


These bold confident and sexy women required a slim figure, assisted by a corset, flat chest slim hips and short hair. Styling with a curling iron called Marcel's. Makeup was very popular. Maybelline was created and the company skyrocketed!
The Lumineers - Flapper girl (lyrics)