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50’s Clothing

50’s Clothing

Since history does tend to repeat itself, it should come to no surprise that 50’s clothing has made a comeback into the fashion world. From pin up themed playsuits in bright colors to fitted pencil skirts in corporate attire to flowing lace skirts on the dance floor, 50’s clothing offers the diversity and playful appeal that so many men and women lust over.


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For women, popular 50’s clothing includes playsuits, pencil skirts, ruffled dance skirts, sky-high stilettos, halter tops with plunging necklines, fitted corsets, bright colored tights, contrasting colors and fun, bold accessories. For men, it’s the leather jackets, sweater vests, letter jackets, greaser styles, slicked back hair and vintage band t shirts that represent the 1950s styles. Women can often be seen wearing men’s letter jacket styles or a leather jacket to complement their man as well, as this was popular in the 1950s.

Fortunately, you don’t have to spend hours scrounging around thrift stores if you want to find some great, affordable 50s fashion. There are all sorts of online boutiques across the internet that specialize in various types of 1950s clothing. Some of the most popular include Pin Up Girl Clothing for all things pin up and Marilyn Monroe or Audrey Hepburn Style, Bettie Page Clothing for more pin up clothes representative of the popular icon, Modemerr for various types of 1950s women’s clothing, and Modcloth for the fun vintage styles that remain so playful. Pony Maedchen and Lucky Diva both offer military inspired styles since the military played a large role in the history and trends of the era.

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For more of the fierce retro or rockabilly styles of the 1950s, check out Lolita Girl Clothing, Stop Staring Clothing, Yvonne’s Inked Divas and Gents, Gas, Grease and Glory for greaser guy and girl styles, Miss Hussy Clothing for vibrant feminine styles, and Tokyo Motor Grrrl for a racer girl look.

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50’s clothing is popular because it suits virtually anyone with any body type. It will embrace your curves and natural assets, turning you into the pin up bombshell or greaser dude you’ve always wanted to be. Add in some Converse sneakers or sky-high stilettos for the perfect finishing touch to any 50s outfit!

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50’s Clothing

50’s Clothing

Since history does tend to repeat itself, it should come to no surprise that 50’s clothing has made a comeback into the fashion world. From pin up themed playsuits in bright colors to fitted pencil skirts in corporate attire to flowing lace skirts on the dance floor, 50’s clothing offers the diversity and playful appeal that so many men and women lust over.

For women, popular 50’s clothing includes playsuits, pencil skirts, ruffled dance skirts, sky-high stilettos, halter tops with plunging necklines, fitted corsets, bright colored tights, contrasting colors and fun, bold accessories. For men, it’s the leather jackets, sweater vests, letter jackets, greaser styles, slicked back hair and vintage band t shirts that represent the 1950s styles. Women can often be seen wearing men’s letter jacket styles or a leather jacket to complement their man as well, as this was popular in the 1950s.

Fortunately, you don’t have to spend hours scrounging around thrift stores if you want to find some great, affordable 50s fashion. There are all sorts of online boutiques across the internet that specialize in various types of 1950s clothing. Some of the most popular include Pin Up Girl Clothing for all things pin up and Marilyn Monroe or Audrey Hepburn Style, Bettie Page Clothing for more pin up clothes representative of the popular icon, Modemerr for various types of 1950s women’s clothing, and Modcloth for the fun vintage styles that remain so playful. Pony Maedchen and Lucky Diva both offer military inspired styles since the military played a large role in the history and trends of the era.

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For more of the fierce retro or rockabilly styles of the 1950s, check out Lolita Girl Clothing, Stop Staring Clothing, Yvonne’s Inked Divas and Gents, Grease Gas and Glory for greaser guy and girl styles, Miss Hussy Clothing for vibrant feminine styles, and Tokyo Motor Grrrl for a racer girl look.

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50’s clothing is popular because it suits virtually anyone with any body type. It will embrace your curves and natural assets, turning you into the pin up bombshell or greaser dude you’ve always wanted to be. Add in some Converse sneakers or sky-high stilettos for the perfect finishing touch to any 50s outfit!

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50s Clothing

50s Clothing

The clothing of the 50s was all about excitement and self-expression. The war had just ended, freedom was ringing loud and clear all across the country, and the economy was booming. The positive attitude of this era was often represented in clothing, with styles that allowed women to sport feminine skirts, fun tops, cute shoes and big hair.


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For men, they expressed themselves with letter sweater vests with their high school logo, pin striped bowling shirts, and leather greaser clothing if they were in to cars and racing. All in all, the most popular 50s clothing is what most of the vintage, retro, pin up and rockabilly styles we see today have stemmed from.

If you’ve seen and grown to love the style of iconic pin up girls, these women represent the more seductive side of 50s clothing in regards to women. Tight fitted corsets, pencil skirts, back-seamed pantyhose, flowing lace and sky-high stilettos are popular components of 50s pin up clothing.

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You may think finding 50s clothing would be a difficult task in the new millenium, but think again. There is a huge variety of boutiques that specialize in adorable 50s clothing, pin up dresses, rockabilly duds and retro or vintage styles. Pinup Girl Clothing is one of the most popular 50s and pin up boutiques around today. What Katie Did is known for their 50s style dresses and innocent styles, while Pony Maedchen is known for their military and sailor-inspired dresses. For old Hollywood glam styles, check out Lolita Girl Clothing, and if you’re more into the retro bad girl rockabilly style, Starlets and Harlets is perfect for you. For true 50s pin up couture in a variety of styles, Whirling Turban is a popular online boutique with pin up couture body suits and elegant flowing dresses.

Aside from the incredible and diverse styles of 50s clothing, the accessories, hair and makeup complete the outfit. Sky-high stilettos or penny loafers and elegant jewelry are all important components, while bright red lips, black eyeliner and voluptuous curls are the perfect finishing touch. Whether you’re a size XS or XXL, don’t worry; 50s clothing and pin up fashion are perfect for you, your style and your body.

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Viven of Holloway

Vivien of Holloway is a 1950s pin up style clothing brand fabricated with period-perfect fabrics and sold from a London-based brick-and-mortar shop and online boutique.

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If you are a vintage vixen burning up the sidewalk with your cheesecake, rockabilly or World War II working-girl style, then you will absolutely love this shop. All Vivian of Holloway clothing is pure retro; designed to fit modern figures but fabricated for simple care to help make the world more glamorous place each day.

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All Vivien of Holloway clothing is beyond gorgeous; from the 1950s halter neck circle dress line in satin, polka dots, or gingham to the smoking sarong dresses in print, polka dots, satin or solid color they will bring out the sex kitten without sacrificing on class.

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Sharp fashionistas will love the fitted day and tea dress lines; glamour-gals will shine wearing the bombshell strap or halter neck pencil dresses. Or, shoppers may mix and match with gypsy tops and boleros, pencil and A-line skirts, pinafore trousers, capri and swing pants, shorts, playsuits, petticoats and accessories.

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Vivian herself is committed to living a 1950s lifestyle and not just looking the part. She began sewing her own vintage-inspired apparel at the tender age of 10 and opened her own shop selling her hand-sewn 1950s reproduction clothing when she was just 18 years old.

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She gradually climbed her way up the retro ladder until 2000 when she created the Vivien of Holloway brand line and boutique and now rockabilly gals, 1940s and 1950s fashion lovers and celebrities all over the world proudly wear Vivien of Holloway’s UK-fabricated apparel. A caring vendor, Vivien of Holloway provides their customers with detailed information on how to measure for correct sizing and care for their retro apparel this on their website.

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They accept returns and exchanges within 14 days of receipt and aim for their UK customers to receive orders within 3 to 7 business days; international customers will receive clothing 1 to 2 weeks from the date of their order. Vivien of Holloway clothing can also be found in the shops all over the world such as Lady JoJo’s Boutique in Edinburgh, Bennie’s Fifties in the Netherlands and Via’s Vintage in Minneapolis.

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