Young people rebelled and dressed different from their parents generation. Women had bobbed hair and wore short skirts and loose blouses and were known as "flappers."Women also listened to jazz music and danced the "Charleston."
Marjorie Merriweather Post's evening dress and purse, made by Mme. Frances, Inc., New York, 1924-27, Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. Other accessories include a matching slip, cape and fan. Silk velvet, rhinestones.