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Flappers, Fashion, Furniture in the 1920s


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An overview of flappers, fashion, and furniture in the 1920s. (The Great Gatsby background)

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Flappers, Fashion, Furniture in the 1920s

  1. 1. America in the 1920’s:Flappers, Fashion, and Furniture<br />Michael E, Kelly M, Gates M<br />
  2. 2. Women’s Fashion<br />
  3. 3. Flappers<br />
  4. 4. Hairstyles<br />
  5. 5. Automobiles<br />
  6. 6. Homes and Furniture<br />
  7. 7. Popular Names<br />Actress Mary Pickford<br />
  8. 8. Popular Sayings (And Their Meanings)<br />Hit on all sixes - to perform 100 per cent; as "hitting on all six cylinders”<br />Speakeasy - An illicit bar selling bootleg liquor<br />Don't take any wooden nickels - Don't do anything stupid<br />Cat's Meow - Something splendid or stylish; similar to bee's knees; The best or greatest, wonderful<br />Big Cheese - The most important or influential person; boss; Same as a ‘big shot’<br />Beef - a complaint or to complain<br />
  9. 9. Hats and Men’s Fashion<br />
  10. 10. Works Cited<br />All images courtesy of Wikimedia Commons<br /><br />  <br />  <br />  <br />  <br />  <br />'s/hairstyles20s.htm<br />