Pretty in Pin-up

Pin-up girl tattoos, pin-up girl cosmetics packaging, pin-up girl postcards, pin-up pins on Pinterest... where does it end? And, are you sick of it? While I admit that it’s a bit much sometimes, deep down, I’ve always found the retro pin-up aesthetic very appealing. What is it about the 1940s and 50s American pin-up girl that captures the imagination today? I have some theories: … [Read more...]