Tuesday, 25 October 2011

The bodies are piling up!

Yes, you've guessed it I am still drawing suspects, red herrings and the odd innocent made to look like a suspect. This time it's the early nineteen forties and so I have been battling with 'victory rolls' - a popular hairstyle that came into fashion, because it was easier for wrens to place their hats securely on their heads over the 'victory roll'. You learn something new every day! 

Here are some of the lovely references I have found so far:

Great image of shoes and boots

This is from the V & A Museum, 
who have a great costume gallery