Posts tagged "pin-up"

Frisky Q&A: Secrets In Lace Co-Founder Daniel Whitsett On Classic Looks, Body Positivity & Vintage Style Icons

Lingerie brand Secrets In Lace turns back the clock to a time when lingerie was beautifully made to last. The brand is the world's largest seller of 100% nylon stockings, which are manufactured on the same machines once used to make the high-quality stockings of the 1950's. Secrets In Lace also sells garter belts, bullet bras,…

By: Claire Hannum / November 21, 2014

This Vintage Pin-Up Runway Show Is The Stuff Fashion Dreams Are Made Of

This year's Lingerie Fashion Week in New York coincided with the 75th anniversary of the invention of nylon stockings, and the pin-up inspired lingerie line Secrets In Lace celebrated with a vintage runway show and burlesque performance. From the sounds of it, the show was the kind of fashion celebration vintage dreams are made of -- models walked the…

By: Claire Hannum / November 8, 2014

Hey There, Sailor: The Best Pin-up Girl Looks For Fleet Week

Hey there, sailor...it's Fleet Week in NYC! It's that time of year when even girls who swear they don't dig dudes in uniform realize they are hard-pressed to resist the all American charm of nautical men. If you are so inclined to do your patriotic duty and show one of these boys around town, we…

By: Ali Jawin / May 24, 2009

Goodyear’s Golden Girl

Just like good tires, you can get a lot of smooth rides out of a good woman. Well, that’s what Goodyear's new Italian ad is claiming. A silver fox, wearing nothing but a mink stole and a “come hither” smile, poses like a pin-up next to the slogan, “The only thing in your truck that…

By: Simcha / April 17, 2008