bobbed hair

bobbed hair

short, curly boyish hairstyle caused shock (1920s). [Am. Hist.: Griffith, 198]
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It tells the story of a fashionable and ageless time-travelling sprite who has witnessed the major moments in fairy tale history from Cinderella's ball to Sleeping Beauty's kiss, before she embraces the bobbed hair and modern fashions of the 1920s.
Like Bette Davis and Marlene Dietrich, she had begun her career in the 20s when any fashion-conscious flapper had to have bee-stung lips, bobbed hair and pencil-drawn brows.
Adopting new modes of self-presentation, like bobbed hair, and behaviour, like smoking, were not superficial.
With her bobbed hair, bold makeup, and short skirts, she dared to drink, smoke, and kiss the boys--when she wasn't cutting a rug.
Most of the portraits are of people, including some of young girls and women, including fashionable bobbed hair or hair bands, long ringlets or some interesting outfits.
But now little Hollie Evans will be known as the girl with the bobbed hair and a big heart, after she chopped off more than 15 inches to help other sick children.
She also streaks her bobbed hair in a rainbow of colors and wears big jewelry and studded tees.
Debbie grinned up at him, a hand shielding her eyes, bobbed hair shimmering like jet in the sunshine.
This woman is described as 5ft 8in, of medium build, with short dark bobbed hair, wearing a dark hooded top and dark blue jogging trousers.
And her expensive legal and PR team will have advised her that brown bobbed hair, brown shirt, and specs is a far better look in trying to persuade the public you are innocent than the scarlet lipstick and plunging neckline look of her Daybreak appearance.
Suspect is described as 5ft 3ins tall, slim and in her 40s with short bobbed hair.
Making her first red carpet appearance since her Oscar win in February, here she is at the GLAAD media awards in Los Angeles showcasing a new bobbed hair cut and on trend dip dyed locks.