Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Short can still be sweet

Today I did a little "victory rolls" in my hair. I was really happy with the way it turned out. It's a little difficult to deal with as my hair is really short for these styles, but I still think it turned out sweet! This is after a long day at work in one of the hottest days ever... we are having a heat-wave and our air conditioner broke at home. We lived through two days of that over the long weekend (of course) and today we got it fixed! Yay! Thank Goodness I had all that homemade ice cream in the freezer.... hahahaha!





11 comments:

  1. I love this look on you. I love your last post too with your hair and the cute outfit you were wearing. This style suits you well.

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  2. LOVE the new look! Have fun living the 40's style dream. Life is good--so many paths, so many possibilities.
    Heaps of Hugs,
    Cheryl

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  3. Thank you ladies! I spent some time tonight dreaming of longer hair and the styles I will soon be able to do! Grow hair, grow!

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  4. oh my gosh Michele I love your hair! It's adorable! Love love love that do, I wish I knew how to do those rolls!!! It looks so cute on you :)
    Glad the air con is now fixed. Have a lovely Summer!

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  5. Thanks Natasha! Maybe one day I will brave up and do a youtube vid to show how I do my hair. There are a ton on there already but none that I could see with short hair. LOVE your work! Cupcakes are special and love the paintings of the dresses! Talented lady!

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  6. Happy Memorial Day Friend! I adore your blog & I'm so glad I found you. I look forward to following you through life's adventures!
    Smiles,
    Susie

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  7. Hi Michele! I found your blog somehow as I was looking for inspiration to style my hair in the 40s fashion. Unfortunately, I have curly hair (very difficult to tame, I HATE it!). But nonetheless I would like to make something with a bun that keeps all my hair together. Are there any links? I appreciate your help! Kind regards from Switzerland, Doris
    P.S.: I'm a bear artist too... :-)

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  8. HI Doris

    I can barely see your photo but I think I can see your hair. So you want to make a chignon correct (a low bun on the back of the neck)? You can put it in a low pony tail, use a bit of firm hold moose on your dry or almost dry hair, wrap your bun and then the trick it to apply a hair net that matches your hair over top. Actually if you can find or make a crocheted one in a colour that matches your outfit that would be very 1940's. Usually this works like a charm! If I find you a link I will add i ton my blog.

    Thanks for the comment and I am pleased to see you here and maybe help out a bit with your BEAUTIFUL curly hair!

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