30 Iconic Retro and Vintage Hairstyles

There have always been icons of style whose signature images are presently considered timeless: Marilyn Monroe, Veronica Lake, Elizabeth Taylor, Audrey Hepburn, Brigitte Bardot and many others. Today their hairstyles are copied with slight modern updates for the biggest events. Vintage hairdos are paired with the most elegant evening gowns and expressive make ups to come up with the classiest and most feminine looks. Since fashion is cyclic, everything comes around. So why not to look into the past for inspiration? They say everything the best in this world was invented long ago. Well, anyway, past can always give us some brilliant concepts to work on.

#19: Long Defined Side-Parted Curls

Some might think of vintage hairdos as hairstyles for cropped locks only, but there are many 50s hairstyles for long hair. This wavy ‘do is proof of that. The deep side part and defined waves evoke a glamorous nostalgic mood.

19 long wavy hairstyle