LOVE these old Tales From the Crypt books. This is one of my favorite covers.

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I love this old photograph!

I love the nose art from war planes of the 1940’s. The pin-ups are my favorite!

These 1950’s pin-up cocktail sticks are amazing.  These were used to keep track of your cocktail at parties.

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These souvenir pin-up leg pens are great!

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From Disneyland

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These old pin-up linen postcards from the 1940’s are great!

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I love the "Buy War Bonds" stamp!

I love the "Buy Defense Bonds" stamp!

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You can really start to see the early 1950’s “Tiki Craze” starting to set in.

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January - 1951

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December - 1951

I found this amazing Al Moore pin-up girl calendar from Esquire Magazine on the ASIFA Hollywood Animation Archive.  The fine folks over at Esquire should hire some new artists and bring these calendars back!

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I found all of these great vintage Vespa images on Flickr, Google Images, and the LIFE Archive.  I’m obsessed with these!

Great Vespa Pin-up girl

Great Vespa Pin-up girl

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Great old Vespa ad

Great old Vespa ad

Audrey Hepburn & Gregory Peck on a Vespa - "Roman Holiday"

Audrey Hepburn & Gregory Peck on a Vespa - "Roman Holiday"

Here’s the Vespa scene from “Roman Holiday” below:

1962 - Italy

1962 - Italy

Image: All Posters.com

Image: All Posters.com

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Image: LIFE

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Image: LIFE

Great Vespa Pin-Up

Great Vespa Pin-Up

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Image: LIFE

Vespa Girl!

Vespa Girl!

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Another great Vespa girl

Giuseppe Aliquo with his Vespa - 1954

Giuseppe Aliquo with his Vespa - 1954

MOD on Vespa - Late 1960's

MOD on Vespa - London late 1960's

Another great Vespa Pin-up

Another great Vespa Pin-up in Egypt!