Los Angeles-based Mybabyjo.com is part of the Southern California retro, rockabilly and car club shop scene and specializes in providing high-quality garments and accessories because, like they say on their website, “A girl’s gotta have options”.
All pictures with friendly permission by My Baby Jo!
One of the things that really makes this shop stand apart is the fabrics used to make the clothes they sell are authentic vintage from dowels actually produced in the 1940s and 1950s and all Mybabyjo.com hair and jewelry items are handmade. This means that much of their items are one-of-the-kind, limited pieces designed to be truly original; they practically guarantee an unrepeatable look for all of their patrons.
For those of us fortunate enough to live nearby, they have a brick-and-mortar shop in West LA; everyone else can enjoy multiple shopping expeditions to their online boutique instead. A family-owned business, named after the owner’s dearly departed mother, My Baby Jo began with a mission to sell top-notch clothing and decorative notions and has everything modern pin up girls, psychobella gals rockabilly guys require to sharpen up and get correct.
Full figured ladies and sporty bobby-soxers alike can find form-fitting, figure-enhancing jumpsuits, circle skirts A-line skirts, sex kitten high-wasted capris, jeans, shorts and kick-pleated skirts to plump up what should be big and round and whittle down what ought to be tight and trim.
Rockabilly roadsters can choose from a huge selection of hat styles from rat pack to pinched fedora and straw, straw, straw, because every greaser knows that wearing hats is an art form, plus an amazing selection of retro shirts, jackets, pants and shoes, buckles, bandannas and even hair pomade.
Meanwhile, retro chicks will flip over their figure-perfecting shapers like the Corselette, the Long Line bra and other retro lingerie such as bullet bra pads, garter belts, Cuban heeled two-tone stockings and jumbo fish nets, plus rockabilly shoes, Hawaiian retro swimsuits, jewelry, hair accessories and pin up girl hair styling tips, a visit to Mybabyjo.com can set you up in fully-decked style.
Mybabyjo.com accepts visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover and ships all over the world. Domestic orders travel via UPS and International orders via a U.S. Express Mail. Returns on unworn items are accepted for refund or exchange within 7days of receipt and prior email authorization.