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flapper

(in the 1920s) a young woman, esp one flaunting her unconventional dress and behaviour
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Apart from the dress I loved her slick chic hairstyle, part Cleopatra, part roaring 20s flapper girl.
But he tipped Sophie Ellis-Bextor as a possible winner after her thrilling flapper girl Charleston with several lifts and flips earned four nines from judges.
Embellished with tiny silver gems and featuring a daring deep-V design, the brunette bombshell looked every inch the flapper girl, as she accessorised her ensemble with vintage curls and a string of pearls around her neck.
GATSBY GIRL The film might be some way off but the screen adaptation of The Great Gatsby has sparked a 21st century flapper girl frenzy.
FRINGING Not to be confused with the flapper girl fringing, also big this season, boho fringing is bolder on tougher fabrics like leather and suede.
CHICAGO has just left town but we're still in the 1920s, thanks to the arrival of tap-tastic flapper girl Millie.
There's that little orphan girl look with the kinky braids that's hot in Paris; brightly colored, wild 'dos from London; and the '20s flapper girl cut with bangs coming out of Milan - you know, the one that looks so swell on supermodel Linda Evangelista.
Demo opener Don't Do That Rag has a 20s flapper girl bounce but all done on guitar, giving the instrumental a rootsy, soulful vibe.
I went to see The Great Gatsby and it seemed liked every two minutes some flapper girl was scooshing big bottles of Moet & Chandon champagne all over the I always thought that Paul Hollywood off The Great British Bake Off looked like a midlife crisis with his wee goatee and gelled hair.
The garment looked like something a flapper girl would wear and could even have been a vintage number from the 1920's.
Taking readers from vintage (pre-1960) to retro (post-1960) fashion, the book acts as a map to perfecting your look from Twenties flapper girl to Seventies disco diva.
Footage of a baby-faced Jade performing in shows dressed as everything from a 1920s flapper girl to Disney's very own Pocahontas document the 18-year-old's transformation into the popstar millions of viewers see on X Factor each week.