Ladies fashion of the 1950s

What ladies wore in the 50s

Hi I'm Jack. I'm go to show you some stuff about fashion in the 50s. For ladies. Some of the things that I'm going to tell you about are what they wore what they did with there hair. With much more of things about ladies fashion of the 1950s.

Fun facts

1.) When a poodle skirt is done it actually has a poodle on it. (

2.) Most people in the 50s looked like an hour glass. (Donna Cosmato)

3.) Three popular hairstyles in the 50s were a ponytail,bouffant, and a poodle cut. (Niven)

4.) The basketball players in the 50s wore knee pads on their shins. (The American Dream in the 1950s.)

5.) These white socks sent teens on the path of rebelion. (


Works Cited

The American Dream in the 50s. Alexandria, Virginia: Time Life, n.d. Print.

Cosmato, Donna. "1950s Fashion for Women." Love to Know. Certified Image Consultant, n.d. Web. 12 Jan. 2016.

"How to Make a Poodle Skirt without a Pattern and with Mineral Sewing." Wiki How. Wikipedia, n.d. Web. 11 Jan. 2016.

Niven, Felica La Westein. Fabulous Fashions of the 50s. Melrose Park, IL: Lake Book Manufacturing, 2012. Print.

"Skooldays." 50s Fashion. N.p., 19 Oct. 2012. Web.