Topic: pin-up

Gallery: Check Out These Amazing Soviet Teen Glamor Shots From The ’80s

Gallery: Check Out These Amazing Soviet Teen Glamor Shots From The '80s

The wonderful blog English Russia recently scanned in some photos from the Soviet era teen magazine “Sverstnitsa,” which the blog translates to “peer girl.” They’re all taken from issues that came out in 1989, and constitute a wonderful snapshot of how Soviet teens used to dress when they wanted to look fancy. Try as they might, those mean communist leaders could not keep out the influence of the west, as you can see from the girls’ New Wave haircuts, stone washed denim, and shiny, shiny everything. I also appreciate their pin-up poses. More »

Gallery: More Photos Of Katy Perry In In Style Magazine

Gallery: More Photos Of Katy Perry In In Style Magazine

Like we told you yesterday, Katy Perry is on the cover of the October issue of In Style Magazine. She also stars in a sizable spread within, and despite her hot pink hair, the photos are surprisingly classy and subdued. There are no whipped-cream-shooting bustiers here, only lovely retro outfits and Kitty Purry doing her best impression of Bettie Page. It’s almost enough to make you forget she’s released some of the most annoying songs in recent pop music history. Almost. More »