1940s-FASHION--3-land-girls the Tailor's Apprentice Land Army Overalls pattern is good to recreate these http://www.thetailorsapprentice.com/index.php/patterns/pattern/beryl

Armed with volunteer spirit—and armloads of chickens—a trio from Britain’s Women’s Land Army did its part for the war effort in Fighting the food shortage at home while their men fought for freedom abroad. Photograph from Hulton Archive/Getty Images, 1940

Land Girl In Southern England, 1944. British women headed to the fields during WWII in dungarees and buttoned-up shirts. We love how this Land Girl has cinched-in her waist with a belt. If only we looked this stylish when doing chores.

1940s Fashion: Iconic Looks And The Women Who Made Them Famous

Land Girl In Southern England, 1944 British women headed to the fields during WWII in dungarees and buttoned-up shirts. The Land Girls still kept things stylish though, cinching-in their waists with classic belts.

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For a healthy, happy job: Join the Women's Land Army -- WWII propaganda poster (Great Britain, UK).

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Women's Land Army dungarees, WLA, Land Girls, Home front, WW2, 1940's

Two attendees of The Goodwood Revival in Sussex channel the Land Girl style

Land Army Girls 2012

Goodwood Revival Fashion - if the weathers rubbish just out your wellies on! September meeting on the famous motor circuit each year. Accommodation from Chichester-self-catering - book early!

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Style Overalls from Allure Original Styles (and a Vintage Spotting Bike Ride Through The Lower East Side)

These British land girls have shown how to pull off looking feminine during wartime even in unflattering outfits.  Their hair remains perfectly curled.

Land Girl: A Manual for Volunteers Food and fuel production were essential to keeping the country running. The Women’s Land Army, formed in 1914 to increase food production, was reinstated in 1939 ~

Land girls working on a combine harvester at harvest time. Joan Terrell who is greasing the machine used to be a hairdresser and Evelyn Lendon, the driver, was a typist, 1943, UKI

World War 2 in pictures: Gathering the war-time harvest

World War Land girls working on a combine harvester at harvest time. Joan Terrell who is greasing the machine used to be a hairdresser and Evelyn Lendon, the driver, was a typist. Original Publication: Picture Post - 1510 - 1943 Is A Panzer Harvest - p

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