She's flirtatious but fiercely independent. She's erotic but always safe for work, a welcome sight for your teenage cousin and prudish mother alike. She's the pin-up girl, an all natural American sweetheart created to win the adoration of men across the country. You'd know her if you saw her -- the rosy cheeks, bouncy curls, hourglass figure and penchant for thematic lingerie are pretty much a dead giveaway -- but how exactly did she come to be? Join us as we travel back in time and explore the origins of the pin-up girl, with the help of the newly released " The Art of the Pin-up.
The History Of The Pin-Up Girl, From The 1800s To The Present
The History Of Pin-Up Girls
But how did we get this icon of salaciously safe female sexuality? Every time I throw my hair up I aim for this level of beauty…and every time I get a crow's nest. She had sizeable breasts but an itty bitty wasp waist; a swan-like neck that was dangerously close to biologically impossible; and masses of dark hair piled precariously atop her head, miraculously inoperable to sweat, rain and general disaster. There is no danger of these ladies getting sand in their hair, nor anywhere else. But what bought the Gibson Girl to life was that she had a clear personality.
Phoenix Play ‘Chloroform’ in a High School Gym – Premiere
A pin-up model known as a pin-up girl for a female and less commonly male pin-up for a male is a model whose mass-produced pictures see wide appeal as popular culture. Pin-up models may today be referred to as glamour models , fashion models, or actors. Pin-ups are intended for informal display, i. These pictures are also sometimes known as cheesecake photos. The term pin-up may refer to drawings, paintings, and other illustrations as well as photographs see the list of pin-up artists.
You can hear details of the chilling crimes he allegedly committed on a year-old girl over a six-year period from his own mouth in audiotapes obtained by Local 10 News from the state attorney's office. It blossomed and it kept developing and developing. He also talks of a "game" they were playing in which he would use insulin needles to suck the fat from the girl's stomach and inject it into her breasts. She complained of health problems -- including bleeding from her ears -- she believed was caused by so many years of being subjected to chloroform.