Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Wednesday Words

Yikes!!
We saw this vintage
Duchess Remote Control
 Permanent Waving Machine
from Helen Curtis
on one of our stops with the boys one day....



And YES.....
it scared us!

The hair might be the richest ornament of women...
but this contraption
 looks more like a method of torture!!


5 comments:

Penny @ The Comforts of Home/Flea Market Makeovers said...

I can't imagine how the women's hair didn't get burned to a crisp with that! lol.

Sherri said...

It is a wonder women didn't have terrible hairdo's back then! I'm glad we don't have to go through all of that!!

sweetvintageofmine said...

That was designed and used for women as in....Mrs. Frankenstein From one sweetie to another~~~Roxie

The Farmer's Daughter said...

The things we women do to look good! I've never seen one of these, except in old movies. Torture is a good word for it!

FABBY'S LIVING said...

Oh this is so funny! I remember mother going for her "permanent" in the beauty parlor, in the late 50's and even 60's, I think, lol..This machine is sure scary, hehehe
FABBY

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