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50 Style icons of the 1920s

Prepare for wantonly exposed knees and an abundance of short bobs, with the 50 most stylish women of the 1920s.

As Baz Luhrmann's highly anticipated The Great Gatsby remake hits cinemas, we've gathered the real stars of the era, from the smouldering Greta Garbo to the extravagant Gloria Swanson.

Did we miss your favourite flapper? Let us know below or on Twitter.

Words: Anna Pollitt. Images: Rex Features, Getty Images

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