Tips & Tricks

Period Costume, hair and make-up tips and tricks

Don't just spectate - participate! Forget the t-shirt, shorts and flip-flops on the Festival weekend; you will stand out like a sore thumb. A few pounds spent in a charity shop or on Ebay and you will be amazed at how easy it is to achieve the 1940's look! No need to dress up as RAF or Army officers; simple civilian attire will do absolutely fine.

Short of ideas for a costume?

Take a look at some of the linked videos below....


Top Knot

These Victory Rolls Will Take You Right Back To The 1940's


Women's Fashion 1940's

Make up

Vintage 1940s Makeup Tutorial Film - 1948