Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Rockabilly Fashion Fix

Breathe new life into your wardrobe, with the rockabilly style being one of the easiest to wear and compliment any figure type from school run to office glam.

Grape Knit Cardigan by Banned combines comfort with style making it the perfect everyday staple , team with a pair of black capri trousers from Hell Bunny for a great look.

In need of a summer party dress, check out the Ophelia Black Spring Floral Dress , featuring a beautiful print. The bodice shows off a sweetheart neckline with black ruched cotton bust and flared skirt with side pockets to hide wide hips.

To update your LBD this season, a lace-up Black Brocade Party Dress is the order of the day.

Finally some new arm candy to seal the deal , cute black faux leather handbag with embroidered flowers to keep all your womanly essentials together.

For more ideas visit www.rockabillypinup.co.uk

Sunday, 15 March 2015

Transitional Trends at Rockabilly Pin Up

Rockabilly Pin Up are famous for having some of the most feminine and flattering threads whe it comes to all things retro as well as modern! This season's new additions are no exception. Looking for something to chic but warm for your cool transitional wardrobe? The chances are that we will have that perfect little number just for you. Just think about all those cool nights out in your amazing outfits, you won't want to hide your curves under a chunky jumper. Even though we are at the beginning of springtime, there can still be a chill wind in the air at this time of year. But dressing up doesn't have to get us down- keep cosy with any of these new beauties just in at Rockabilly Pin Up...

Blue Knit Cardigan by Banned 
Banned have brought out an amazing array of the cutest cardigans for the spring, and they're featured right here at Rockabilly Pin Up. Whether it's a stylish cover up for your dresses or something to go with a pair of skinny jeans, these cardigans are both beautiful and practical. Created from the loveliest fabrics, these thin knit cardigans will feel amazing when worn against the skin. The breathable wool mix is light too, you'll hardly know you are wearing it. Take your pick from a deep royal blue, burgundy, grape, ink blue and Cadillac Red Cherry version. Not sure which one to choose? Why not have them all!?  

Tine Black Capri Trousers by Hell Bunny 
They're as cute as they are wearable. Loved by everyone from celebrities to ladies with style. Is it any wonder why? Capri trousers have long been known for their versatility: Wear them for summer chic in tropical climates, they will keep you warm on those early morning woodland walks in the autumn. Along with the practical, another amazing aspect about these gorgeous trousers is that they are so classy. Your legs will look gorgeous without you even trying, simply pull them on for effortless elegance. At home with smart flats and peep toe wedges alike, you'll want to wear these Hell Bunny Capri trousers absolutely everywhere! These are available in red version as well as in black with white bow at the hemline.  

Love Swallow Skeleton Pink Cardigan by Hell Bunny 
Cardigans come in all shapes and sizes, although woolly, they can be some of the classiest things in our wardrobes! The Love Swallow Skeleton Pink Cardigan by Hell Bunny is adorable on so many different levels. The figure flattering cut of the top is highlighted by the neck tie and bordered collar. Take a look at the back to find the cutest skeleton and roses motif. If you want to get noticed, forget the oversized woolly jumpers and opt for the Love Swallow Skeleton Pink Cardigan by Hell Bunny instead. This lovely design is also available in a baby blue version. 

Just some of the new additions at Rockabilly Pin Up that show us transitional trends are anything but boring! There's never been a better time to spruce up your wardrobe! 

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Retro Red Style Inspiration!

Look sizzling hot this spring in vintage reds, spice up your wardrobe with our selection of dresses, skirts, tops and accessories.

Detailed with an embossed cherries, luxurious knit mixed with rayon this Cadillac Red Cherry Pattern Knit Cardigan is an elegant addition to any wardrobe. Wear it with jeans or over your dresses teams well with kitten heels .

Look chic in the Madden Polkadot Retro Dress, this pinup inspired dress has a faux-tie collar with gold tone buttons and flattering swing skirt.

Prefer to show off your assets with the fitted Joni Red Wiggle Pencil Skirt or Tine Red Capri Trousers then keep it classic with a button up blouse and pointy heels.

Looking for the latest designer mini-bag then check out the Black & Red Cherry Bag with embroidered applique red satin cherries and blue forget me not flowers , this little 50's style bag is perfect for holding your essentials.

For more style inspiration visit www.rockabillypinup.co.uk

* *Black Shoes featured on Ebay

Friday, 6 February 2015

Win a dress of your choice in our February Prize Draw

Enter our prize draw to win a Dress of your choice from Rockabilly Pinup.  This competition is powered by Rafflecopter and there are several ways that you can enter, you can choose all methods...or just one.  To enter you can either log in using facebook or your email address.

a Rafflecopter giveaway

The competition closes 9pm GMT 28 February 2015.  The winner will be chosen at random and announced on facebook and here within 24 hours.  We will also email the winner.  If the winner doesn't claim their prize within 48 hours we will select another winner at random.   GOOD LUCK!!

Friday, 23 January 2015

Black & White Polkadots

Add a little bit of glamour to your wardrobe with our range of polkadot dresses.  From big and bold to small and sweet we have a dress for you this season!

You can never have too many polkadot dresses right? We just adore this Black 1950's Rockabilly Dress with halterneck and satin belt.

This Black Cotton Shirt Dress with small polkadots is the perfect dress to add to your work wardrobe, wear with a pair of court shoes to complete the look.

Choose the Black Vintage Dress with large white polkadots, this puffed sleeved beauty shows off a large bow above the bust with a sweetheart shaped neckline and a black satin belt to accentuate the waist

Go all out chic with the Isabella Dress combined with over-sized sunnies and a red clutch bag, this pretty 50's Rockabilly Dress with white polkadots printed on black trimmed with red edging and a bright big bow.

For more visit www.rockabillypinup.co.uk

Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Great Reasons to wear a Sweetheart neckline with Rockabilly Pin Up!

Most of us will have been wrapped up in a roll or turtleneck sweater for most of Christmas and New Years. Despite the cold, there's never been a better time to try on a sweetheart neckline on a dress or chic top.  As well as being a classic in mainstream fashion, these delicate styles of tailoring are all the rage with the Rockabilly set too. The best thing is that you don't have to be busty to wear them, a sweetheart neckline can look fabulous on practically any build or frame. 

Alongside it's great fashion reasons, there are a million and one others as to why wearing your heart on a neckline at Rockabilly Pin Up is the way to go for 2015! 

Cream Birdcage Isabella Rockabilly Dress 
First on the list is that sweetheart necklines are instantly feminine and floaty. Perfect for those of us who would describe ourselves as 'Girly Girls'! It's a timeless classic that has been worn by the more feminine of ladies since forever. Take a look at your iconic Hollywood leading lady, anyone from Elizabeth Taylor to Marilyn Monroe would be seen in a sweetheart neckline to flatter their figures. These are a must-have aspect of tailoring for anyone with a love for Rockabilly. Check out the low cut neckline in the Isabella dress matched up with dainty floral print for inspiration. A tailored dress that can be worn with or without a petticoat for a walk along a beach or springtime picnic.

Black Polkadot Isabella Rockabilly Dress 
The Isabella dress is featured with polkadots and that Rockabilly red that we all know and love. Proving that sweetheart necklines can work with the feminine as well as the stronger tones and patterns. It certainly proves itself to be a versatile bit of tailoring to suit all frames.

Regardless of whether you have an ample bust area or have more of a tomboy frame, this dress complete with sweetheart neckline will make you feel all woman! The superior tailoring, one can find a cinched in waist, flared out skirt as well as bright bow on the low cut collar. Team with your favorite heels with a dash of rouge red lipstick and you're ready to go.

Ophelia Moonlit Purple Floral Forest Dress by Lindy Bop
Every once in a while, you'll see a dress that will really catch the attention of everyone in the room. You can find these showstopping outfits at Rockabilly Pin Up. One of them is the Ophelia Moonlit Purple Floral Forest Dress. The stunning purple print is off set with the teal blue ruched insert at the chest. These two pieces of material are cleverly tailored to bring the wearer that ultimate sweetheart collar. The change in material also adds to the bust area, so a perfect fit if you would like to create the illusion of a more ample chest. Once again, like all the dresses at Rockabilly Pin Up, tailoring is key! This dress has this and more.

With a stunning collection and new additions arriving all the time, there's no better time to head on down to Rockabilly Pin Up

Monday, 15 December 2014

Christmas Day Dresses at Rockabilly Pin Up

What will you be doing on the 25th of December this year? Perhaps you will be entertaining friends and family with a huge Christmas dinner? Maybe you will be snuggling up with your other half in front of the sofa? You might even be invited to the Christmas day party of the century at a friends house. In any case you will want to impress, and what better way to do it than with a stunning gown from Rockabilly Pin Up? These are dresses to really flatter the figure, no matter what your body shape happens to be- an hourglass figure will always turn heads in any crowded room. If you are looking for inspiration, here are just some ways that you can get your Rockabilly on in time for Christmas day...

Red & Green Rose Floral Rosetta Swing Dress by Lady Vintage 
Gone are the days when florals were frumpy, now they are anything but! This stunning Red & Green Rose Floral Rosetta Swing Dress by Lady Vintage is an ideal example. Pinched in at the waist with a secure waist band, the knee length skirt is perfectly flared and adds to the feel of a much narrower waist. A very clever tailoring trick used by Christian Dior in the 1940's, and one that is used to this very day. With a sense of Parisian chic about it, this Lady Vintage creation is one of the many very wearable dresses available at Rockabilly Pin Up. 

Teal Green Butterfly Rosetta Swing Dress by Lady Vintage  
There's nothing better than adding a petticoat to a dress for added volume, particularly if the dress happens to already have a flare to it. This undergarment in itself is a very vintage element that is back in vogue. The flared out skirt will naturally have a playful bounce making it into a statement dress instantly. A must have if you will be strutting your stuff this Christmas and looking to make an impression on that special someone. With a sweet butterfly print and superb tailoring, the Teal Green Butterfly Rosetta Swing Dress by Lady Vintage is already a vibrant one. But with the addition of a matching petticoat it becomes simply showstopping- ideal for Christmas! 

Black Rosetta Swing Dress by Lady Vintage 
A sleek LBD is always a good idea for any gathering, but what about a Rockabilly version of the Little Black Dress for a get together? Mix Audrey Hepburn's Breakfast at Tiffany's style with a serious dose of the timeless and you will have the Black Rosetta Swing Dress by Lady Vintage. It has a classical silhouette and folds in all the right places, there is also of course the very flattering cinched in waistline too. Wear this dress alone or with a single string of pearls and heels for an outfit that needs no introduction. An amazing outfit that will never go out of fashion. 

With the big day just around the corner, Rockabilly Pin Up have dresses that will certainly make an impression.