Throwback Thursday, Mother’s Day edition. Greenlake peddle boats, Seattle, 1986, w mom. Velcro sneaks!!
If children end up being a part of my eventual family…this will happen.
Oh my gosh I love her.
Nylon Stockings During WWII
Silk or nylon stockings were in extremely short supply by the summer of 1942, despite the presence of American GI’s In Britain who could sometimes get hold of stockings from the US. Most women had to find ingenious methods of dressing their legs.
These pictures show a woman drawing in the seam-line on “Makeup” stockings with a device made from a screw driver handle, bicycle leg clip, and an eyebrow pencil, 1942. (source: Bettman/Corbis)
Portraits of Los Angeles’ low rider street culture, on a deck of cards. Photos by Estevan Oriol. #LA #photography #lowrider #losangeles #lawoman #chicano #cards ##estevanoriol #la (at Downtown LA)
Boom. RyeRye / Group Hug girl rap tour with Kreayshawn and Chippy Nonstop. (at Irving Plaza)
Boy have times changed. (via)
what does your bow say about your beau? life magazine, 1944. (via)
Famous Gals in Glasses
First row: Marilyn Monroe, Ava Gardner and Brigitte Bardot.
Second row: Jayne Mansfield, Bettie Page and Lucille Ball.
Third row: Julie Newmar, Grace Kelly and Raquel Welch.
Mediterranean Beach Scene — Members of the Women’s Army Corps stationed in North Africa. Recreational periods mean time off from the war., ca. 06/28/1944
Boys = Chemists
Girls = Lab Techs
Aaaaand, this took a little longer to make than I’d like to admit.
Anybody have a torrent of the premiere episode?
From the department of Random Ass White People.
In a room of 25 engineers, only three will be women. Tumblrs aiming to curb the STEM divide:
Who am I missing?? (h/t ashedryden)