The men were at war and the women were taking care of business! The 1940s was a very empowering time for females. They were entering the workforce for the first time, bringing home the bacon and taking care of everything their husbands usually did. While their men were off at war, they eagerly anticipated their return, wearing red, white, and blue to support the war any way they could. Shop our selection of day dresses, patriotic wear, party dresses, and much more.