Vintage Hairstyling

Gibson Roll Step-by-step Tutorial

The Gibson Roll was a very popular style amongst women in the 1940’s, typically teamed with victory rollsĀ of some variation or worn on it’s own with the side extended further up towards the ear or higher like the image above. It was also the perfect hairstyle for women in the armed forces as it kept… Continue reading Gibson Roll Step-by-step Tutorial

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Victory Rolls and How To Do Them

A number of years ago I wrote a book titled “The Beauty School Dropout’s Handbook – A Guide To Vintage Hair & Makeup Styling”. This is an extract from my book showing you how I do Victory Rolls. Victory rolls have become one of the most easily recognisable hairstyles of the 1940’s. Although they were… Continue reading Victory Rolls and How To Do Them