Category Archives: Retro

Learn The Art of Retro Make Up with Janet Fischietto In Prague

SHOW GIRL MAKE UP AND RETRO TECHNIQUES: This will be a 2 hour workshop presented by Italian Burlesque performer and alternative model, Janet Fischietto. “Under this mask, another mask. I will never be finished removing all these faces.”                                                                                                —C. … Continue reading

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Gil Elvgren’s Redheads – Via Retrorambling

I suppose I love red heads like the next person. Found this post over at Retrorambling and what a great blog they have. Check them out and check out the Red Heads of Gil Elvgren. Elvgren was a commercial success. … Continue reading

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Thomas’s Barber Shop: Old School Never Felt So Good

We have all seen the pictures, and we have all seen the movies……straight razors, hot towels, and what seemed to be an exceptional experience with getting a guy’s haircut. Of course to a lot of us this was a legend, … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Girl by Photographer Jarek Kozlowski

by Sad Man’s Tongue, Photos by Jarek Kozlowski of Kozjar’s Photography Model Monika Gruchala, Make Up & Hair Dominika Rostankowska,  Shot at the  Casino Diner, Camera: T-Max400 B&W negative film with 85 i 50mm lenses. Taking you into the weekend is … Continue reading

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Pin Up Girl Lisa Love W/ The Mystery Gang Rockabilly Trio’s “Red Hot”

by Sad Man’s Tongue Photos by Alvarado Photography, Arturo Nevarez, X Factor, Graham Russell, Rick Miller, and Tracey M Photography This Texan born girl of Native American and Spanish born blood is red hot. Lisa Love has taken her childhood … Continue reading

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The Vintage Pin-Ups of Gil Elvgren Gallery 10

This gallery contains 12 photos.

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The Vintage Pin – Ups of Art Frahm Gallery 1

Art Frahm is best known for his “ladies in distress” pictures involving beautiful young women whose panties mysteriously fall to their ankles in very public places. Whether in the process of bowling, walking the dog, changing a tire or most … Continue reading

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Gil Elvgren Vintage Pin Up Posters Gallery 20

Oh Gil Where Are You When We Need You The Most!

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Pin Up Girl and Model Gina Carla

by Sad Man’s Tongue We posted a gallery on this Swiss beauty a week ago called, Switzerlands Own Gina Carla, and were enchanted by her smile. So we wanted to know more and sent a series of questions for her to … Continue reading

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Switzerlands Own Gina Carla

by Sad Man’s Tongue It appears that there is more to switzerland than chocolate and Watches., both of which are in a league of their own. There is a new item on the scene and her name is Gina Carla. … Continue reading

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