Buying a flapper costume in your city doesn’t give you a full 1920s look. There are a lot of things you have to work on to make the look complete. Here are a few tips to guide you.
You should roll those stockings down below the knee. This will give you a defining look for the true flapper of the 1920s. There are many stores you can get the right over the knee socks to get a similar effect if you roll the socks down a little.
Don’t ever forget the scarf when dressing like a flapper. You will need a skinny and long scarf with a long feather boa or some fringing and wrap it around you. This will give you the right 1920s look.
You will need velvet or satin gloves that fit well to complete the flapper look.
When looking for flapper costumes Australia, always remember to get a long string of pearls. You can wear several beaded strings at once. Make sure they are of different lengths. If you don’t get pearls then you can supplement them with long strings of beads to achieve a similar look. You won’t need dainty necklaces. You can try a chunky diamante necklace if you don’t have beads.
The first thing, to begin with, is to define your eyebrows with a dark eye pencil. You will need lots of kohl eyeliner around your eyes. A steely grey eyeshadow will also do the magic. Make sure you put on some lipstick. Just draw rosebud lips as you emphasise the two peaks on the top lip. You could go for a dark shade or a dramatic red shade.
Just get the right flapper costume and try our tricks to see the magic. This will make you stand out from the crowd.