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Dress Like the Pin Up Girls! Retro Clothing, Pinup Dresses, Lingerie, and Costumes for Modern Day Bombshells

Updated on July 11, 2014

Clothing, Lingerie & Costumes for Pin Up Girls!

The most fabulous pinup clothing items on the web are right here at Babygirl Boutique! Our selection of pin up girl dresses, tops, skirts, lingerie, swimsuits, jewelry, shoes, and accessories are cute, feminine, and figure-flattering to all shapes and sizes!

This lens features some of our most popular pinup girl ensembles for discerning connoisseurs of pinup fashion like you, featuring the hottest brands such as Broad Minded Clothing. See it all at Babygirl Boutique!

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Modern Pinup Girls
Modern Pinup Girls

Pinup Girls Reimagined For The 21st Century!

Many high profile designers are re-imagining pinup girl styles for today's modern woman, drawing inspiration from the golden era of Hollywood through to mid-Century.

We particularly adore the classic pinup girls styles from the exquisite 1940s and 1950s, which is why we *heart* Stop Staring Clothing, Queen of Heartz, Broad-Minded, Steady Clothing, and Mode Merr. This is also why we love working with Bernie Dexter, who captures the essence of the traditional and wholesome pinup girl look.

Our own clothing line, Broad Minded Clothing, is designed and manufactured to reflect our affection for those vintage, retro styles. We particularly favor post-war couture.

Shop our boutique and spice up your Spring wardrobe with some fabulous vintage pin-up girl styles! You will find some couture, and a whole smörgåsbord of retro & pinup rockabilly girls hair clips, lingerie, retro inspired dresses from the 1940s & 1950s, pinup panties, and 1950s lucite-inspired jewelry.

Modern Day Pinups: Fetish Pinup Models

Fetish Pinup Model
Fetish Pinup Model

Fetish pin-up modeling might seem tame by today's standards, but once upon a time, showing this much skin was downright scandalous! Thanks to the beautiful (albeit low-budget) photography and filmmaking of folks like Irving & Paula Klaw, and the talents of models such as Bettie Page and Tempest Storm, the classic fetish pin-up look will be forever a part of American culture. The fetishists who indulged in these photos and films in the fifties and sixties were often high heel and stocking fetishists, and fans of other kinds of lingerie and light bondage and domination. The models were pretty and bright and girls-next-door, often smiling and winking at the camera. The look is still alive today, with models like Bernie Dexter (above) and lingerie designers like Lucy B Lingerie who are committed to preserving this classic and comely style.

Modern Day Pinups: Hot Rod Kustom Kulture Pinup Models

Hot Rod Kustom Kulture Greaser Girl Pinup Model
Hot Rod Kustom Kulture Greaser Girl Pinup Model

The "bad girls" of pin-up modeling, often tattooed and pierced. Less glam and more sass, if you're looking for a gal to "pin up" on the wall of your garage, or to wave the checkered flag at the drag race, then a hot rod pin-up is the girl for you. Modern-day greaser hotties such as Cherry Dollface (above) wear the look from head to toe. But it's not just a look... it's a lifestyle.

Modern Day Pinups: Burlesque Models

They're not strippers-- Burlesque dancers tease and tantalize with elaborate costumes that combine Vaudeville with striptease. Stockings, boots, jewelry, feathers in the hair, elbow-length opera gloves... every detail is important to creating the glamorous mystique of burlesque. Perhaps the most well-known modern burlesque dancer is Dita von Teese, who has brought the look and style back for a new generation of fans.

Modern Day Pinups: Sailor Girl Pinup Models

Sailor Girl Pinup Models
Sailor Girl Pinup Models

One thing will always be true... gals love soldiers (and vice-a-versa!) As homage to the USO show girls of days past, modern day pin-ups continue the tradition of supporting the troops in the best way they can.. with a look that is as sweet as it is sexy. You can still find models such as Cherry Dollface (above) in calendars and magazines wearing Army uniforms, Navy dresses, Marine outfits, and sailor caps. And they'll keep the classic all-American look alive until they bring the boys back home!

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Retro Pin Up Style Lingerie from Shirley of Hollywood - All of these styles available at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html

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Starstruck sparkle stretch knit Corset and Leggings by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Starstruck sparkle stretch knit Corset and Leggings by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Black satin capri leggings by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Black satin capri leggings by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Pink sequin booty hot shorts by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Pink sequin booty hot shorts by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Marilyn Monroe-inspired corset by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Marilyn Monroe-inspired corset by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Gold sequin booty shorts by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Gold sequin booty shorts by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Marilyn Monroe-inspired Heat Wave playsuit by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Marilyn Monroe-inspired Heat Wave playsuit by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Black sequin booty shorts by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Black sequin booty shorts by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Black lace and green satin corset by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Black lace and green satin corset by Shirley of Hollywood at http://www.babygirlboutique.com/shirley-of-hollywood.html
Pinup Girl High Heels
Pinup Girl High Heels

Pinup Heels & Pumps

Pinup & burlesque shoes, retro & rockabilly shoes, mary janes, 1940s style shoes, peep toe pumps, leopard print pumps, slides, mules, wedges, babydoll shoes, vintage-style shoes.

Popular Brands include Bordello Shoes, Pinup Couture, Pleaser USA, Ellie Shoes, T.U.K Shoes and more!

Whether it's for a special night out on the town, a modeling gig, a costume party, or just for the heck of it, we've got heaps of sexy retro shoe styles for you to choose from.

Classic retro style with a modern day twist!

Browse our selection of retro, pinup pumps here!

Pinup Girl Lingerie

Designed by Bernie Dexter & Lucy B. Lingerie -- Couture, Retro lingerie for all you pinup models and connoisseurs of vintage skivvies!

Designed by Bernie Dexter & Lucy B. Lingerie -- Retro, Couture lingerie for all you pin-up girls and collectors of vintage unmentionables!

Pin-up models will swoon over the retro style and attention to detail! Must-have for your next photo shoot!

The Bernie Dexter signature line of lingerie is painstakingly reproduced from vintage patterns and styles. The "Scanty Panties" include a nylon center "stripe" up the back to hide the naughty bottom cleavage, just like the camera club models wore! This authentic detail is very unique and rare! The double nylon gusset and high-waisted style are also hard to find in vintage reproduction undies.

The "Sweet Tart" style is uniquely beautiful, and include ruffle-bottom panties and gorgeous jewel-tone colors.

Pinup models will squee for the attention to detail, such as the "modesty" stripe up the back of the Scanty Panties, to hide that rear cleavage. This and other modesty details remain true to the style of lingerie the old camera club models wore way back when. This sort of unique authenticity is very rare and sought-after in vintage reproduction lingerie. Ditty for the double nylon gusset and high-waisted style.

Find Lucy B Lingerie at Babygirl Boutique

 

 

 

Designer Notes: Lucy B Lingerie has its roots in the vintage pin up and glamour girl styles of the 1940s and 50's. Whether you feel like the "Girl Next Door" or the "Blond Bombshell" Lucy B offers a seductive selection of lingerie for the modern woman.

Retro and Vintage Inspired Cosmetics
Retro and Vintage Inspired Cosmetics

Retro & Vintage-Inspired Cosmetics

Inspired by the classic makeup styles from the twenties all the way to the seventies, we are pleased to add Retro Cosmetics to our products at Babygirl Boutique! Featuring vintage makeup products from Besame Cosmetics and retro lip glosses from TINte Cosmetics. We seek out brands that encompass the classy romance of yesteryear, but with ingredients and values important to the modern gal.

TINte Cosmetics

Get in the way-back machine with these Lip Glosses in little slider tins just like we stuck in the back pocket of our skin-tight jeans in the seventies!

Well, us lip gloss girls are grown up women now, but that doesn't mean we can't still enjoy the simple pleasures of innocent times. That's the inspiration behind TINte Cosmetics Lip Glosses. They look, smell and taste just like you remember, but with modern ingredients for modern gals.

Babygirl Boutique carries TINte Lip Gloss in Slider Tins in the following flavors: Bubblegum, Ms. Pepper, Peaches & Cream, Cream Soda, Blackberry Jam, Root Beer, Peppermint. Also available: Shimmer & Shine Gift boxes containing Lip Shine, Shimmering Face Pearl, and Lip Color. Tested on boys, not animals!

Find TINte Cosmetics at Babygirl Boutique

Besame Cosmetics

Besame Cosmetics' mission is Effortless Beauty & Elegant Style for all women. Known to makeup artists and retro enthusiasts the world over as the brand to achieve classic "looks" and old-school glamour. At Babygirl Boutique, you can find the popular Besame lipstick in several shades, including Besame Red, Red Velvet, Red Hot Red, Cherry Red, Noir Red, Merlot, Chocolate Kiss, and Gold Lamé. Also available is The Red Collection -- Five classic shades in beautiful packaging. You can also find lip liner, mascara, boudoir rouge, and lots more!

Find Besame Cosmetics at Babygirl Boutique

Retro Pinup Style Sunglasses

Retro Pinup Style Sunglasses
Retro Pinup Style Sunglasses

We loooove retro cat eye sunglasses from the fifties! These are hot, superior quality retro, vintage inspired cat eye sunglasses! Several styles are adorned with glittery Swarovski Crystals!

Find Retro Sunglasses at Babygirl Boutique

Pinup Hair Flowers

Pinup Hair Flowers
Pinup Hair Flowers

Retro, pinup style, and vintage-inspired feminine floral hair clips including roses, orchids, peonies, dahlias, gardenias, daisies, garden flowers, sunflowers, ribbon clips, hair combs, fascinators, and other fabulous unique, hand-made hair accessories!

Find Pinup Hair Flowers at Babygirl Boutique

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      morras 7 years ago

      This is a very nice and informative lens, luv it!

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      MoonShrine 7 years ago

      Great lens I love the pinup look, I lensrolled it on my Vargas Girls lens.

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      MoonShrine 7 years ago

      Great lens I love the pinup look, I lensrolled it on my Vargas Girls lens.

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      Vectory_Belle 7 years ago

      Love your stuff!L O V E it!

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      ceilbleu 6 years ago

      Great lens.beautiful stuff.Wish you good luck.

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      julieannbrady 6 years ago

      My dear! I love this type of clothing and hope that you are doing well with your sales. Have you seen, on eBay, the dresses being marketed as Bettie Page LLC -- the new Bettie Page? I spotted a bunch of vintage, swing dresses with a pre-order. Didn't know if this type of dress was up your alley, but I could see you maybe doing a page break on your lens to include some of them for your customer! Hugs.

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      Ayngel Overson 6 years ago from Crestone, Co

      What a lovely niche you have created. Pinups know how to pull off sexy but still remain classy. Wish more girls today would understand that flesh does not equal sexy...

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      abercrombie1892net 6 years ago

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Nice boutiques, great stuff

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      tmiller2 6 years ago

      Wow, what a detailed lens. I really started digging the retro look when Katy Perry came into the scene.

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      Sensitive Fern 6 years ago

      I am fascinated by all of these looks, but would only wear them as an avatar in Second Life. :) This is a really interesting lens.

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      bsblmike2 6 years ago

      nicccccccceeeeee

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      kTerrain1 6 years ago

      Very nice stuff here -- and I like the creativity you've brought to the various topics within the lens.

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      mskaylay 6 years ago

      I learned something new today because of your lens. I knew of Marilyn Monroe but not Bettie Page. Thanks for sharing : )

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      ThruMyEyes LM 6 years ago

      lost of detail, nice lens!

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      VivianAldana LM 6 years ago

      Always dress for success. Depending on your goal--this works!

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      GioiaMulas LM 6 years ago

      is a dress that I never used, but reading your lens, very complete, is the desire to "make a little thoughts! ;)

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      GrinningFool 6 years ago

      I like it! My Fiancee' likes to dress up in this style! I say yay!

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      CheapWebDesign 6 years ago

      Loving the Burlesque Models outfit! My friend is a fashion designer and has some great clothing too at Sassy Girl Collections and her styles are moden but retro looking too :)

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      fashionst 6 years ago

      sexy dress!nice pic, i have some beauty cosplay school uniforms.Hope you like.

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      joanv334 6 years ago

      Thanks for sharing!

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      BadSoulPhotography 6 years ago

      Very cute

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      Guided Abundance 6 years ago from Mobile, AL

      This is a rockin' lens!

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      textbookmommy 6 years ago

      Love this look!

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      viscri8 6 years ago

      I wish I was young again! Great lens, keep well.

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      jaimepuxxle 6 years ago

      Pin-up is way sexy! Let's bring back cool retro lingerie!

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      careermom 6 years ago

      This is such a fun lens. Great job!

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      crazyyanni 6 years ago

      I love all of these outfits... I wish I would have seen more plus size lingerie on this lens... Do you have anything for more voluptuous women?

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      Shanir LM 5 years ago

      Another great lens!

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      AmandaAndrzejewski 5 years ago

      this is fabulous. I hope to do a www.beminephotography.com shoot someday inspired by pin-up cheers!

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      rosytaylor 5 years ago

      Hi! This is an amazing and Awesome lens. Thanks for sharing such a nice lens. Nicely done, Keep up your great work!

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      Staceysk 5 years ago

      Great choice in sexy lady pics. I love the Pinup style look.

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      Addy Bell 5 years ago

      Great lens! I'm not usually a fan of selling lenses, but you provide a lot of useful background information that's valuable to people who might be researching instead of buying. *blessed*!

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      Philipuk1983 5 years ago

      wow they sure knew how to dress back then ;-)

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      SecondHandJoe LM 5 years ago

      great lens! this stuff is hott! My girlfriend collects vintage nightgowns and I have to say they are beautiful and so sophisticated. The garments are classy and really high quality. They just don't make stuff like they used to!

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      Holysheepskin LM 5 years ago

      I love retro pin ups, and actually have drawn a few that I will be posting soon on my lens. You've done a great job here! Nice looking lens!

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      sweetstickyrainbo 5 years ago

      cute and sexy! well done.

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      fashionyahoo 5 years ago

      that is very nice, how awesome is that

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      fathomblueEG 4 years ago

      Retro sexy and cute lens for sure:-)

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      CraftyandClever 4 years ago from everywhere but mostly Cali

      love it all cute sexy curvy all the elements of the modern day women I want some of these outfits.

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      deified 3 years ago

      love these looks!

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