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French Market Stitch

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French Market Stitch

Fanciful burlesque costumes are the specialty at French Market Stitch, a new start-up company based in New Orleans, USA. Owner and designer Olga started with a dream to create an affordable, one-of-a-kind burlesque costume for her own Halloween celebration. What began as one fun night has turned into a blossoming showgirl clothing line.

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From corsets to dresses complete with feathers and tulle, French Market Stitch captures all the glamour of Las Vegas and New Orleans night life. Browse their beautiful selection of burlesque costumes for circus flair, red hot diva, and sexy baby doll outfits. Costumes are all designed to be unique and new designs are constantly being added to the inventory.

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Best of all, French Market Stitch delivers the ritzy glamour to a modest budget. Staying small has allowed them to keep prices reasonable, making this shop perfect for the starter burlesque. If you’re interested in exploring the world of lovely showgirl style, there is no better place to begin. Dive in to the spotlight and let your Vegas beauty shine!

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These costumes are constructed from colorful silk and satin and decorated with lace appliques, shimmering sequins, and fun feathers. Steel boning and corset closures keep everything in place while you dance the night away. There are even themed costumes after icons like the Great Gatsby, Black Widow, and the Green Fairy.

You are sure to be a walking fantasy come to life and bound for fame and glory! While the range of burlesque corset costumes continues to grow, the details of accessorizing are never forgotten. Mini top hats complete the showgirl look with eye-popping razzle dazzle. Resplendent with silk ribbons or sequin applique trims, these hats ensure you look stunning from the top down.

Other must-have accessories for the beginning burlesque showgirl include hairpiece fascinators, elbow length silk gloves, and dance shorts and bloomers. The only part left for you to supply is the alluring glance and spotlight smile.

Whether it’s a fun Halloween costume or a show they will always remember, French Market Stitch has much to offer for the girl who is finally ready for her turn in the spotlight.

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Charlott Atelier: Everything Needed to be Pin Up Gorgeous

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Charlott Atelier: Everything Needed to be Pin Up Gorgeous

The designers at Charlott Atelier believe that beneath the everyday smile is a poster worthy pin up girl ready to shine. That’s why they have created a site full of beautiful vintage clothes for any occasion.


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 From shoes to petticoats and boleros to retro dresses, this label is all about capturing the alluring beauty and poise of a bygone era. Russian designer Charlott Atelier has been drafting and making clothing since she was a teenager, but recently she has honed her skills to concentrate on the 1950’s vintage fashion style. Featured in the “Walk of Fashion 2013,” this brand’s creative success has been well received all over the world.


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There are several storefront locations in Germany, but now these fabulous rockabilly dresses can also be browsed and purchased online and shipped worldwide. At their site, it is easy to see that Charlott Atelier’s particular passion is for petticoat dresses and skirts. Browse their beautiful selection by pattern or fabric type with the ability to search for florals, stripes, polka dots, and checkered prints for some rockabilly fashion flair.


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These sweet pin up dresses come with the crinoline petticoats attached for convenient one stop shopping. For special occasions, check out their selection of retro and rockabilly wedding dresses that are perfect for the big day. Choose from beautiful white pin up dresses or add a splash of color with a bright sash tied at the waist.

Artfully crafted with the vintage bride in mind, these gorgeous 1950’s wedding dresses and accessories are picture perfect. Though Charlott Atelier specializes in petticoat dresses, their vintage designs cover much more, including children’s vintage clothing. Little girl’s crinoline petticoat dresses are completely adorable, and can even be purchased with a matching dress in an adult size!

Accessories include shoes, gloves, purses, and even retro lingerie. For men’s accessories, check out their dashing suspenders, neckties and handkerchiefs. There is even a page of traditional German pin up dresses perfect for Oktoberfest!

So whether you’re looking for your dream rockabilly wedding gown, a cute vintage dress for the little girl in your life, or some rocking retro accessories, you’ll find the complete 1950’s look at Charlott Atelier.

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Limb Clothing: Pin Up Vintage Dresses and Skirts

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Limb Clothing: Pin Up Vintage Dresses and Skirts
Based in greater Manchester, Limb Clothing features a collection of gorgeous pin up dresses and skirts for the iconic fashion look of the 1950’s.

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By keeping the selection small, Limb Clothing ensures quality and fit of their merchandise, designing each piece for the perfect fit. For this reason, Limb Clothing rolls out a new collection of dresses and skirts every year, so keep checking back for the latest vintage designs!

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Browse their dresses by design title to find a host of bold fabrics to choose from. In the Hawaiian dress design, large and colorful floral patterns evoke the tropical paradise memories of beach days gone by. Other dress designs are inspired by icons like Betty P, Sally Anne, and Polly. In one of these eye catching dresses, anyone can look like a bombshell beauty straight from the pages of fashion history.

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In this year’s Victory Parade collection, you will find skirt styles in pleated or pencil to accentuate your feminine curves. Some prints boast fun teapots or cute panda bears while others rock retro geometric patterns or pinstripes. Pair with a crinoline petticoat for a silhouette straight out of a pin up ad from the vintage newspaper.

These looks are perfect for an everyday shopping trip or a special party where you want your timeless fashion sense to shine. If it seems a little chilly to be rocking your new Peggy Sue pin up dress, never fear! Be sure to browse through their dress accessories including stoles, shrugs and wraps.

Hand-stitched of faux fur, these wraps offer the luxury and class of the look without harming any of our animal friends. Quality and fit are the top priorities at Limb Clothing and they take great care in producing each design to the highest standards. There is a great return policy if you feel your outfit does not completely suit you.

Best of all, they are able to keep their prices relatively affordable for the entire brand. Because these designs are limited in quantity, it’s easy to miss an opportunity for a great vintage look. Limb Clothing recommends checking back often for style updates and hot new items.

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