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The Vintage Fashion Guild™ (VFG) is an international organization dedicated to the promotion and preservation of vintage fashion.
The Vintage Fashion Guild™ (VFG) is an international community of people with expertise in vintage fashion. VFG members enjoy a wealth of resources, avenues for promoting their shops and specialties, and camaraderie with others who share a common interest and passion.
The bandeau is a narrow band of ribbon, velvet, or even celluloid, worn around the head. It can be completely plain, or elaborately decorated with sequins, feathers, glass beads or embroidery.
Bandeaux (or bandeaus) were popular with flappers in the 1920s and hippies in the 1960s.
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1914-18 French evening bandeau with egret plumes
1950s feather bandeau
1990s Eric Javits bandeau