Going Gaga for the Gatsby Trend

Flapper Dress Finesse

Have you been Gatsby’d? Well shame on you if you haven’t. Since gracing our screens back in May this year Baz Luhrmanns adaptation of film’ The Great Gatsby’, has set off nothing less than a fashion frenzy for all things 1920’s. So, if you want to jump on the 1920’s fashion bandwagon and look nothing less than simply stunning when you step out on the town, don't get in a flap about it. Here at Goddiva, we have plenty of flapper dresses, 1920's dresses and oodles of shoes and accessories to help any girl channel their inner Daisy Buchanan.

Celebrities Embracing The Great Gatsby Trend

The decadent, art deco style of the roaring 20’s has caught the imaginations and coveted a great deal wardrobe space for beautiful and fashionable women all across the globe. Sarah Jessica Parker, Katy Perry and Evan Rachael Wood -to name but a few- have all been spotted looking nothing less than gloriously glamorous in a variety of 1920's inspired dresses. And let's face it girls, there is nothing wrong with taking a leaf out of these divas celebrity fashion books. Shimmering flapper dresses, pearls, sparkling headpieces, V-necks and gold and black geometric patterns were just some of the ways these stunning starlets showed off the latest trend. Read More

How To Get The Roaring 20’s Look

So just what is it that encapsulates the truly intoxicating Great Gatsby look? Is it exquisite lace, jewels and beading? Or perhaps the sensuous drop waist or flirty fringes that grace many a fine flapper girl dress? Hold on, what about feathers, velvet, silk, pearls and fine accessories? Well, we’ll let you into a little secret: It can be any of the above in any combination. The most important part is to start with a Gatsby dress and accessorise around it. This way, whether you wish to keep the look simple or jazz it up, you will still manage to capture the spirit of the roaring 20’s. Let's take a look at some of the ways Goddiva can help you to achieve the look at a fraction of the price.

Gold Gilded Flapper Dress

Wow onlookers - like the backing singers for Nicholas Mcdonald did on the X-Factor - by wearing this gold gilded flapper dress. Reminiscent of deco glamour with its fabulously fetching geometric design, it is beautifully crafted in gold square sequins over a semi sheer lightweight chiffon fabric. Team yours up with a Goddiva classic black jewel evening clutch bag and our Contrast Metallic Ankle Boot to be a proper diva this party season.

Art Deco Flapper Dress

Shine brightly and make sure you’re the most beautiful woman in the room this party season by wearing the gorgeous art deco flapper dress by Goddiva. Crafted in small bead and sequin over a semi sheer lightweight chiffon fabric; it's a classic piece that can be worn for any occasion. Pair yours with Silver silver satin diamante shoes, and jewelled metallic clutch bag for full frivolous art deco effect.

Jade Gatsby Dress

Going out dancing? This jade flapper dress will make sure you are the belle of the ball from dusk till dawn. Perfect for a heady night of shimmying and shaking, make sure you match this elegantly mischievous outfit with an ornate metal and diamond clutch and gold bow sandals to really make an entrance.

Buy Your Flapper Dress Today!

As you can see, it's easy to conjure up the glitz and glamour of the 1920’s with a little help from Goddiva. Visit our online store today to buy your perfect party dress and accessories and remember to have fun trying out different looks whilst embracing the decadence and delight that comes from this glamorous and exciting era. Don't forget, in order to really dazzle, complete your final look with smouldering eyes, cherry red lips and a few structured waves in your hair. Its all in the detail girls, so get going, explore our store to your heart's delight and go gaga over Gatsby!

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