"The Roaring Twenties" are not just a fad or a trend, it's a whole atmosphere. It was gray New Music America came the Jazz. Music hall and cabaret in full swing, women who had to face alone for 5 years, while the men were at the front, is free from the shackles of tradition. They cut their hair , shorter dresses and of course throw the corset. Makeup, once reserved for actresses and courtesans, becomes indispensable to elegant. Women of the Roaring Twenties without its feminine attributes exerts its charms magnifying his face, his mouth and eyes. It adopts the cigarette she held elegantly at the end of his hand.
The automobile, radio, sports, industries with appliances, this is a whole new world that is growing. The songs are known for the 78s. Art Nouveau, hit by the war gave way to Art Deco. When you think of the Roaring Twenties, we think the elegance of women, as Coco Chanel, this time icon par excellence.
You can easily find wedding dresses inspired Roaring Twenties at Delphine Collin, Beaumenay Doannet Alexander Docquin, Pronuptia ... Wedding dresses, long or short arms are bare and invite long white silk gloves to cover them. Complete your wedding dress with a pearl necklace, a veil retro and, if you get married in the winter, a fur cape. Do not miss a silk purse and a range of accessories to complement your big day side hair , adopt the square retro Louise Brooks (smooth or notched) or hide your long hair under a veil 20s.'s highlighted by a mouth red lipstick, eyelashes and eyebrows and smoky pale are required.
For the groom, black tuxedo is required, a white silk scarf around the neck to one accessory and slicked hair slicked back.
This is an opportunity where ever offer your guests play the game by dressing them also 20s. With such a dress code , the pictures of the festival will be larger than life.
You can choose invitations printed in true 20s style wedding, all brands offer. If you want to surprise your guests and set the tone for your wedding, do you shoot in black and white and in costume! You can also borrow an iconic photograph of the era such as the great photographer Man Ray. Side typography, choose it retro. And if you have opted for a dress-code , specify it on the invitation .
Recreate the atmosphere of the Roaring Twenties, turning your reception hall cabaret or jazz club, and opt for round tables all decorated in black and white. Do not skimp on the large white feathers, peacock feathers, beads, lace, fake gemstone or crystal. You can also line the movie posters or advertising famous walls ...
Give tables names of the biggest stars of the 20s: Rudolph Valentino, Coco Chanel, Josephine Baker, Maurice Chevalier, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Charlie Chaplin, Mistinguett ... Plan tablecloths and white napkins, silverware and serve champagne in cups rather than flutes.
In the room did not hesitate to drag a old player 78 rpm discs of the time, model airplanes or automobiles, radio 20 years.
As a brand-seater , small pianos, small fans, beaded bracelets, tie clips, tie pins or hat, on which you specify the names of each.
As a table plan , install Poster Cabaret time on a table painted black door, where you will hang the white cards black outline specifying the names of the guests and their tables.
Hire the services of a Jazz band New Orleans way and two dancers who can dance the Charleston all night but also learn to guests who wish dances 20s. Feel free to take classes for couples lead off the big day You can also provide a photographer to capture every guest, dressed in his suit, it will make a nice souvenir for all. Also planning a photo shoot with your costumes and make there way photobooth .
And your gifts to guests , offering fans and dragees in small retro boxes.