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The Roaring ’20s

Twice upon a time … Before the world came to a standstill, I was invited to a Roaring ’20s party to teach the Charleston. It was a cool joint with a live jazz band playing tunes from the 1920s during dinner. … Continue reading

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Fashion Saves the Birds

Originally posted on jeanofalltrades:
You might sometimes think that fashion has gone to the birds, but in the 1920s, it actually saved a few species. You see, in the late 1800s, large, ornate hats were all the rage. Adorned with…

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