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Quick and Easy Pinup Hairstyles – part 2 | HAIR TUTORIAL

Following up on my previous post on quick and easy pinup hairstyles, here is part 2 with yet another 3 hairdos for lazy or busy days.   Style 1: tucked-in hairdo This hairstyle has long been one of my go-to styles. It’s an elegant updo, with allures of a faux Gibson roll, only easier. And… Continue reading Quick and Easy Pinup Hairstyles – part 2 | HAIR TUTORIAL

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Quick and Easy Pinup Hairstyles | HAIR TUTORIAL

I know the hassle of busy mornings, when you can’t be bothered creating a full glam hairdo. I’ve got you covered for those stressy moments with the 3 following quick and easy hairstyles, that still look very pinup-inspired.   Style 1: Bow “Put a bow on it” they say. When you have no time to… Continue reading Quick and Easy Pinup Hairstyles | HAIR TUTORIAL

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Big hair, I do care – Suavecita

Hair can be a big thing, literally. A hairstyle can really make the whole look, even more so in the pinup/vintage scene. That 1950s bombshell dress looks asks for bouncy pincurls, a scarved beehive adds playfulness and some victory rolls just breath 1940s vibes. Whatever look you’re going for, Suavecita has got you covered, as… Continue reading Big hair, I do care – Suavecita

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The Gibson Roll Explained

With the outbreak of World War II, women became employed in all kinds of war-related efforts and jobs. Beside the hazardous aspect of long hair when working in factories, women also had to deal with rationing during wartime. However, their creativity gave rise to some iconic hairstyles. The Gibson roll originally dates back from the… Continue reading The Gibson Roll Explained

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60s vibes

As every vintage and retro enthusiast’s story into mid-century fashion starts somewhere, mine started in the 60s. While nowadays I predominantly wear midi skirts with petticoats, I initially started at a whole other level. Or should I say ‘at another skirt length’. In contrast to the modest skirt length of the 40s and 50s, hitting… Continue reading 60s vibes

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Custom Shazam Vintage Pin Up Hair Flowers

One of the essentials of a pinup wardrobe would be a hair flower. I consider it a finishing touch to an outfit,  matching your outfit’s color scheme or maybe even standing out as an accent. I also find hair flowers an easy trick to conceal the part of my hairstyle of which I am not… Continue reading Custom Shazam Vintage Pin Up Hair Flowers