27 Gorgeously Dreamy Vintage-Inspired Hair Tutorials

::Rubs eyes:: Brigitte Bardot, is that you?

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1. Anne Shirley’s Gibson Tuck

Get the directions here.

2. A 1920s Faux-Bob

Get the full directions here.

3. A 1920s Marcel Wave

Throw on some pearls and you’re set. Get the directions here.

4. A 1930s Romantic Nape Hairdo

Directions here.

5. A 1930s Bride Updo

Full tutorial here.

6. Romantically Tousled Garden Party Hair

Directions over on the Sephora blog.

7. An Easy 1940s Pinback Hairdo

Tutorial here.

8. Lena Horne’s Victory Rolls

Watch the YouTube tutorial here.

9. Beauty Queen Beehive

Watch the video tutorial here.

10. Late ’30s/Early ’40s Librarian Chic Bob


This hairstyle requires a sponge roller set.

11. A 1940s Wartime Curly Bob

Hello sailor! Get the tutorial here.

12. Old Hollywood Giant Roller Waves

Hot rollers are magic. Get the tutorial here.

13. Lauren Bacall’s Waves

Check out the tutorial here.

14. Jackie O.’s Flippy Bob


Nancy Drew probably must have followed the exact same steps to get this look. Get the tutorial here.

15. Brigitte Bardot’s Half-Up Bouffant via Contempt

Tutorial here.

16. A Ronettes-Esque Beehive

Get this epic beehive look here.

17. Rosie the Riveter’s Scarf Updo

You just need a curling iron, some hair clips, and a scarf.

18. Bettie Page’s Teased Baby Bangs

19. A ’50s Pompadour

Follow the directions here.

20. Sandra Dee’s 1950s Ponytail

Check out the tutorial here.

21. Betty Grable’s Scarf Updo

Tutorial here.

22. Billie Holiday’s Glamorous Curls

Watch the video here.

23. An Audrey Hepburn-Esque High Chignon

You’re so fancy. Get the tutorial here.

24. Joan Holloway’s Chignon

25. Brigitte Bardot’s Messy Beehive

Get the directions here.

26. A 1960s Half-Up Bouffant

Directions here.

27. A 1970s Braided Bowl Cut

Instant bangs! Get the tutorial here.

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