Not all historical photos were meant to be seen by the public. The pictures that we've collected have been hidden away from history, and kept secret to spare their subjects from embarrassment.Many of these photos show a chilling side to the secretive past of many of our most well known celebrities and historical figures.
When you think of the 1940s, many images may come to mind. You may picture pin-up girls, USO shows, and Rosy the Riveter. All of these styles epitomize the decade. But what did the average woman wear in the 1940s? Let’s take a closer look at the most popular styles in women’s fashion during the forties.
Though the 1950s have celebrated feminine curves and also gave birth to the pin-up girls, it was still unusual for such an icon to sport a fuller, rounder physique. When the words "pin-up girl" are said, the first thing that comes to mind is most likely Marilyn Monroe. The woman was an icon and her style much defined the pin-up model style. But contrary to the common misconception, she'd be around size 2 of today's standards and nowhere near the alleged size 16. With Marilyn still to this…
There's nothing cooler than old school pin-up tattoos. And the inspiration behind them? Well, here they are! Take a look at some of the hottest vintage pin-ups that were the foundation of what was to become Sailor Jerry's iconic tattoo art!