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Pin-up legend Bettie Page dies aged 85

We woke this morning to the sad news that Bettie Page had died, aged 85. It may seem ironic as fashion bloggers to pay tribute to a woman most famous for taking her clothes off , but without Bettie there'd be no Dita Von... Read more »

Rockabilly babes and wannabe bombshells - Vivien Of Holloway is no longer your best kept secret!

Bombshell-inspired clothing has always been a favourite of mine, but the difficulty in getting hold of labels like Stop Staring and Bettie Page in the UK means it's not often I can indulge my inner Marilyn. Luckily,... Read more »

CQ loves Rockabilly girl Bernie Dexter

If you enjoyed our Dita Von Teese gallery earlier in the week, you'll love Bernie Dexter . Described on her My Space page as 'The Rockabilly Girl', she's a modern day cheesecake pin-up, and no doubt a familiar face if... Read more »

Daisy Lowe to design swimwear for Peacocks

Taking a leaf out of her mum's book is Daisy Lowe , who has just announced she is designing a line of swimwear for Peacocks for spring/simmer 2011. Finding inspiration in the French Rivera scene during the fifties,... Read more »

Get the look: Taylor Swift's pretty vintage dress

Taylor Swift's new album Red went on sale today, which means she's been burning the candle at both ends on a promotional trail that's included just about every TV show in America, plus a stop off at an event sponsored by... Read more »

Shopping Guide: Where to buy 40s / 50s vintage reproduction, retro rockabilly and burlesque clothing

The retro finds on my Christmas wishlist yesterday had Angel asking where else she could find vintage reproduction dresses and retro / rockabilly styles. Longterm readers will know that this is one my favourite subjects,... Read more »

So what exactly is our obsession with 1950/60s nostalgia all about?

Kimberley Foster writes... It is undeniable. We are a society that is obsessed, yes goshdarnit obsessed with 1950s/60s nostalgia. You only have to flick on the telly or flip through a magazine to see how... Read more »