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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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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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DIY Half Moon Manicure

Today I’m bringing something different to the blog: an easy little DIY tutorial. When going for the complete pinup look, nails cannot be overlooked. Most of you might immediately envision the perfect half moon manicure of burlesque queen Dita Von Teese. Making it her signature finishing touch, Dita revived this classic vintage manicure style. The… Continue reading DIY Half Moon Manicure