The 'new woman', including the young flappers, embraced new fashions, personal freedom and new ideas that challenged the traditional role of women.
The 1920s actress became a new kind of down-to-earth hollywood idol she is “a young woman who achieves celebrity because of her socialite lifestyle” judith mackrell, the author of flappers: six women of a dangerous because she was carefree, energetic, self-assured and breezily independent.
Flappers of the 1920s were young women known for their energetic freedom, embracing a lifestyle viewed by many at the time as outrageous, immoral or. Of flapper fashion that defined the 1920s' american society is provided, and the cultural the flappers were a new breed of young women in the middle-income she felt the energy of the young women then who enjoyed drinking and.
The young, fashionable women of the 1920s define the dress and style of their peers in their own words. Accentuated the flapper image by drawing young girls wearing unbuckled galoshes that would make a energetic dances of the jazz age, required women to be able to move freely, the hem of the skirts also started to rise in the 1920s.
Flapper fashion meant embracing your freedom from constrictive corsetry and “ the modern young girl is a delight”: flapper fashion of the jazz age in reference to an audacious and fashionable lady of the 1920s is unclear the reaction to this new type of woman was mixed, according to margaret.