These women are dressed in the style of the new 2013 movie the Great Gatsby that represented a mystic period from the 1920s when lavish parties were thrown. Celebrate in the glory days of decades past with your own Great Gatsby inspired costume! For women it’s not too hard as long as you make sure to hit all the important points. Back then women wore long gloves, carried clutches, wore long necklaces, and usually had something on their head be it a hat or a flower headband. Dresses tended to be longer then so make sure you pick something not too short.