Category 20s Costumes

20s Costumes for Women – What You Need to Know


In so many ways, the 20’s were a revolutionary decade, including the trend of fashion. The fashion revolution in the 20s by women was the starting point of diminished modest dressing in the previous decades, and increased revealing fashion trend. The women in the 1920s introduced over-the-top accessories to enhance their so-called revolutionary fashion and styles. Such accessories to enhance the 20’s costumes included fringe, feathers and boas.

Typical of the early 20s are clothing items such as cylindrical, long skirts falling about 10” below the wearer’s knee. In essence, the skirts were quite long. However, the long skirts trend did not last too long as the flapper fashion swept in fast and took over...

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