Keeping Your Head Cool In The Summer

A Vintage Nerd, Vintage Summer Hairstyles, Vintage Hair, Vintage Blog
New York is starting to have some unbelievable humid days. Because of the up and coming heat and humidity I have been looking into vintage hairstyles that would keep me cool. I haven't done an updo in ages but I certainly plan to do many this summer. If you can imagine thick wavy hair in the middle of a humid day, well it's just not cute. 

Here are a few tutorials that may help you achieve some vintage hairstyles that will keep you cool this summer:

Side Swept Updo (video)

Share this:


  1. That first style! Swoon! Where did you find the modern day version (and was there a tutorial to go with it)??
    Although it's winter here I'd love to get some practice in at doing up do's so that when the warm weather does roll around again I'll be a pro :)

    1. Thanks Taygan! That tutorials name is 5 easy steps to victory rolls at the bottom of the post ;) xox

  2. Beautiful styles across the board. I particularly like the first back roll style - it's so iconically 1940s to me.

    Here's to a cool - in all the meanings of the word - summer, dear gal!
    ♥ Jessica

  3. AnonymousJune 22, 2014

    Great styles! I'm a big fan of the braids this season!


  4. Love the 'around the head' Victory roll look of the first pictures! So pretty, and that modern take was lovely ~ I thought it was a great way to add a 1940s look to any outfit. ♡

    bonita of Lavender & Twill


Copyright © A Vintage Nerd || Exploring Old Hollywood Through Fashion, Film, & Books. Designed by OddThemes