Sexy 1940s pin-up girl costumes are a great way to show off your superb silhouette on Halloween. Pin up girls were highly popular in the 1940s and you could see lots of them stuck on army’s vehicles during WWII.
Turn all heads dressed in 1940s pin-up girl costumes
In the beginning, they were painted renditions of photographs, then they turned into posters that men usually pinned-up on their walls. These images acquired the name “pin up” because they were pinned.
Pin up girls were beautiful girls. They were photographed dressed in mini clothes. Their poses were sensual and suggestive and men were mad about them. They featured the dream, the ideal of many generations. And they are still highly trendy these years even though they aren’t marketed like before.
Popular sexy forties pin-up girl costumes
Among the favorite sexy 1940s pin-up girl costumes one finds the cigarette girl. Cigarette girl costumes generally include the mini dress or a pair of shorts, a corset or shirt and the famous tray that they carry. In case the tray is not included in the costume pack, you can easily make one yourself. For such a purpose, get a light weighted tray and a large ribbon that you pass through the tray’s handles. Then place the ribbon on your neck. Add a few empty cigarette packs (or make some using construction paper and your creativity).
Sexiest 1940s pin-up girl costumes and accessories
If the cigarette girl doesn’t meet your needs, you may fall for another great 1940s pin-up girl costume. You’ll find a large range of options, which include the French Kiss costume a satin mini-dress adorned with red cherries. There are also the different working gals costumes such as the Riveting Rosie – during WWII women took over men’s jobs as these were fighting the enemies abroad. Then you have the sailorette dress or suit that needs to be enhanced by a petticoat. You can also choose to dress as a hula pin-up girl. This outfit includes a flower bra, a lei and a grass skirt.
WWII Army, Air Force and Navy pin-up girl costumes
WWII also brought its lot of sexy girls images and pictures that pilots used to pin-up on their planes. One could find pin-up images pinned everywhere in the force areas for the greatest pleasure of these heroes. Army pin-up girls were highly popular and are declined in a wide number of extremely sexy uniforms. Army pin-up girls were often part of those bands gone to foreign countries singing in order to cheer up the moral of the troops.
The most popular party outfits of this type are the sailor or navy pin-up girl costumes which involve a short-sleeved shirt and a pair of shorts. They come in different colors and are all very attractive.
Sexiest army pin-up girl costumes and accessories
Regardless of the type of attire you choose, a good army pin-up girl costume should include a khaki or tan mini-uniform and a hat. The Navy pin-up girl costumes would be blue or white. Garters and black high thighs highlight your sexy appearance. These stunning and unforgettable costumes do not need words. Once you look at them, you want to wear one if not all.
1940s pin-up girls makeup tutorial
In the 1940s makeup was quite light weighted. So try to keep yours as natural as possible when putting the finishing touches to your sexy Halloween party character.
A basic makeup would include beige eyeshadow, eyeliner, mascara and, obviously, hot red lip stick. Here is an easy tutorial that will help you turn your 1940 pin-up look into something unique.
1940’s pin up girl accessories
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Here’s to your incredibly beautiful and attractive Halloween look. Enjoy the party.