Dresses had tighter silhouettes and the lining were non-existence. Sometimes women even skipped underwear! Like Josephine Baker, who often played her feminine roles in nothing at all... Lindsey and Britney were not the first to go without their panties after all.
To that end, here are some photos of some of our most stylish icons of the Depression Era....
|Photo: George Hoyningen-Huene|
|Photo: Paramount/John Kobal Collection|
|Photo: MGM/John Kobal Collection/George Hurrell|
|Photo: John Kobal Collection/Getty Images|
|Photo: RKO/John Kobal Collection|
|Photo: Peter Stackpole/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images|
For the full slide show, check out Style.com
Source: Style.com, Alison Baenen