National Geographic : 1945 Apr
International News Hair Stands on End at the Very Thought of Those Wartime ParisHair-dos As if to stare down the Nazis, Parisiennes made themselves tall and commanding. Shoes, hats, and coiffures went high. Seen at asidewalk cafe, wedgies show platform soles raised several inches (page 388). Wood, cork, and even glass are common materials. Fashion shows opened withthe liberation. They had ideas, but no materials.