Big Hair

Big Hair

A celebration of big Sixties hair. Because, if you’re anything like me, Big Hair is the only hair you can possibly manage in summer humidity…

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13 Comments on “Big Hair”

  1. Love love big hair!!

  2. Smashingbird says:

    These make me want to grow my hair again!

  3. This post made my day! Was that Kristine Keeler of "Profumo" infamy in there, too?As a kid in the late '70s-early '80s, I didn't know that so mnay women wore falls and believed that they just grew their hair a lot longer and fuller back then!I even came up with a sort of nickname for hair like that: "The Curry Comb"! It's what James Caan says to Michele Carey (another big hair girl) in the movie "El Dorado."

  4. MrJeffery says:

    o natalie. love these!

  5. WendyB says:

    I've been wanting Baby Jane Holzer hair but I'd have to do a serious amount of growing out the top — which then never looks that good on me. Humph.

  6. Helga! says:

    OMG I love ALL that wonderful hair!Big hair rules!I am finding my Bump It's awesomely helpful in creating hair close to this………..

  7. Ann ODyne says:

    … and Francoise Hardy and Sandie Shaw is the second from last.The pain on the morning after wearing 3 wiglets pinned to the back of one's head though …Marisa Berenson was a US big-hair model and Ara Gallant did a how-to feature in US Vogue about 1969.I treasure the memory.Thanks for the gorgeous memory lane.

  8. Anonymous says:

    would you say it's essential to have hair that is one length to achieve 'big hair'?

  9. Thank you everyone!CK – Yes, that is Christine Keeler in there. I was a bit slack on listing everyone's names, apologies!Anonymous – I wouldn't say so. If anything, my hair gets bigger the more layered it is. I'm a bit lacking in layers at the moment because I've been doing curls so much the past year and it's easier for that. But I may relent and get some more put in – especially around the back to help lift the crown.While my hair does 'big' rather well, I still struggle to get my backcombing to stay put – so I might have to try some kind of bump thing or a proper pad perhaps.

  10. Mish Dish says:

    Big hair is oh so beautious! xo Mish

  11. Candycane says:

    Great shots of the big haired beauties!Sal xXx

  12. Ana says:

    Amazing images! As you know I’m on the big hair club but I can’t say the weather’s doing any good.. my fringe goes insane! xxx


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