Jasmine is Quirky and Curvy

Jasmine of Quirky and Curvy is a flame-haired vintage and retro lover, gamer, blogger and self-proclaimed geek with ‘goth tendencies’. Jasmine dropped by to chat vintage, body positivity, the ‘real woman’ trope, and the links between vintage and goth culture, and to share with us some beautiful, previously unpublished images by Russell Thomas.

13 Pin-ups Over 40

The image of the pin-up has tended to be a rather youthful one, either a teenage ‘pin-up girl’, or more often young women in their early to late 20s, but now women of all ages and body types are embracing pin-up style for their own reasons. Here are just 13 women pin-ups over forty, from international vintage sensations and trail-blazing cult heroines to regular gals and rockin’ home makers, to remind us that not all pin-ups are ‘girls’.