Leopard print retro dress, flapper makeup & finger waves! 1920s Art Deco party in Miami.
While I put together my Tokyo coverage, let’s pop back to Florida for an outfit post. I didn’t visit any Miami Goth clubs earlier this year, but glammed up for Art Deco Weekend’s Speakeasy & Gala.
The invitation read: “Come as a Flapper, or come as you are. Dress like a Gangster, or a Silent Movie Star.” So I wore…
The party was held in a secret location. These two coat-tails gave me a secret key, and I stepped through the speakeasy doors…
… into a world of the Roaring Twenties. (With Amanda of Miami Design Preservation League).
Above three images by Stephane Chiche.
It was fun to people-watch; quite a few party-goers got into the swing of the era.
We sampled wines, caviar and other delicacies.
There was a silent auction…
… and live music by the South Florida Jazz Orchestra.
We goofed around by posing like the paintings. Zack gives a Marlene Dietrich stare-down.
Can’t wait to show you our video, which involves funny dance scenes.
Have you ever been to a 1920s themed party? Or dressed like a flapper?
I leave you with this sunrise view of South Beach. You can see all my Miami posts here.
And don’t forget to add my social networks (below) for sneak peeks of my Tokyo TV adventures. I ate Totoro sweets, hung with Bagelheads and Stormtroopers, went to a Pirate restaurant and steampunk party, made a drag queen film with Yukiro…