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Being the best pinup you ~ Thoughts on the pinup scene and being true to you

I’ve been brewing on this post for a while, especially after talking to Laila Shalimar after she released her article in the last Adore Pinup Magazine, discussing the impacts on body image from pinup online social media. I guess, I just wanted to share my own thoughts and insights into this, as well as a… Continue reading Being the best pinup you ~ Thoughts on the pinup scene and being true to you

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Lets talk foundations…because I honestly get asked ALL the time!

Morning darlings! Kmart Bra, Orchard Corset mesh underbust, What Katie Did suspender belt and stockings I didn't have a post originally intended today but after a few comments I've gotten recently online when I've posted my foundation garments, I felt this post was a little....necessary. Kmart Bra, What katie did Morticia Corset, suspender belt and… Continue reading Lets talk foundations…because I honestly get asked ALL the time!

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Why I used to think dressing like a grandma was a bad thing ~ How I couldn’t relate to pinup/vintage growing up

I used to find vintage to be....interesting in my youth. A lot of people use to term it 'dressing like your grandmother' but to me that never meant sense because my grandmother wasn't a pinup. Now I know that last comment may confuse some of you as most pinups, especially true vintage wearing ladies who… Continue reading Why I used to think dressing like a grandma was a bad thing ~ How I couldn’t relate to pinup/vintage growing up