Parisian Pin Ups

By

13th Dec, 2012

20121213-181157.jpg

I stumbled upon a great little website dedicated to collecting old pin-ups and found they had a wonderful archive of La Vie Parisienne, a French erotic magazine that was founded in 1863. And of course with Parisian pin-ups, you know the fashion is going to be pretty fabulous…

20121213-181033.jpg

20121213-181043.jpg

20121213-181052.jpg

20121213-181056.jpg

20121213-181104.jpg

20121213-181114.jpg

20121213-181140.jpg

20121213-181151.jpg

20121213-181206.jpg

20121213-181210.jpg

20121213-181234.jpg

20121213-181239.jpg

20121213-181245.jpg

20121213-181253.jpg

Also found these sketches by Jacques Le Tord, an erotic illustrator of the 1950s…

20121213-181256.jpg

20121213-181300.jpg

20121213-181226.jpg

20121213-181229.jpg

20121213-181316.jpg

20121213-181218.jpg

20121213-181322.jpg

Get lost in PinupMania here

:::

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE: 

.

You Might Also Like

Comments

More in Conversation StartersDon't Be A TouristHow to start a subcultureLife is MessyOff-Beat & Little KnownWanderlust

Hot Off the Press

Editor's Picks

schude7

The Photographer Re-inventing American Retro

Every once in a while, a photographer comes along and just blows you away. Today, Ryan Schude is that guy. The fascinating scenes, the colours, the cars, the people, the places– there's just so mu...

Trending 11,819
movingday8

The Moving Houses of San Francisco

It's moving day for MessyNessyChic. Today we're carrying furniture up the winding Parisian staircase, unpacking boxes and settling into the first official MNC hub in Paris– or as I have taken to ...

Trending 6,673
stones4

13 Things I Found on the Internet Today (Vol. XCV)

1. A Rolling Stones Gig, 2 days after the death of their founding member On July 5, 1969, the Rolling Stones played to over 250,000 people in Hyde Park. The festival was an important one for the ...

Trending 13,855