Finding the perfect pinup dress is essential for any woman who truly loves the world of pin up fashion and couture. Pinup dresses can be tight, form fitted pencil skirts or fun, flirty and flowing swing skirts. The tops tend to be halter or short sleeved, with a collar for added flair and professionalism.
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The beauty of a good pinup dress is that it can be worn for almost any occasion and easily transition between a day to night look. They are also fun and stylish, some of the many reasons why a pinup dress from the 1940s, 1950s or 1960s can be the perfect addition to your wardrobe.
If you’re convinced you have to spend hours scouring the racks of thrift stores just to find the perfect dress that is still in good, wearable condition, think again. There are plenty of online shops and boutiques that specialize specifically in pin up fashion, where you’re almost guaranteed to find the perfect pin up dress. Modcloth, Babygirlboutique and Pin Up Girl Clothing are three of the most popular pinup dress boutiques on the internet. They mix together retro and classic vintage styles for a feminine look that truly channels the looks of the pin up era. If you’re looking for more, there is Miss Hussy Clothing, Whirlingturban, Lolita Girl Clothing, Stop Staring Clothing, and Yvonne’s Inked Divas and Gents. These boutiques add a hint of rockabilly edge to their styles, with leather, lace and vintage-inspired band t shirts to mix with skirts, dresses and ripped jeans.
For a hardcore pinup dress with a sassy sailor, gothic or punk edge, you won’t want to miss out on the styles offered by Tokyo Motor Grrrl, Lucky Diva, Sourpuss Clothing, Pony Maedchen, Liquid Bombshell, and Too Fast Cirque Couture.
Whether you’re into looking sweet and innocent, fun and feminine or like you’re part of the retro themed circus, there is something available for you in these boutiques. The right pinup dress fits a woman of any shape or size, so don’t worry if you’ve got curves or not. These dresses are designed to enhance your assets and fierce, natural beauty!