It was the 1950s…the long war was over and to lighten things up an era of utter fun evolved…big bouncing skirts, curly hairstyles, bright lips, colourful milkshakes and jukeboxes in bars and diners and of course Rock-n-Roll! A vibrant spirit, the mood reckless and joyful. A time of recovery and also growing prosperity and (after the struggle and scarcity of the 1940s) a return to glamour! Using this style as a wedding theme is a great idea because it’s the whole retro spirit you can bring to your wedding party! Here are 5 fun ideas that will ensure your 50s retro wedding is absolutely fabulous!!