Monday, October 30, 2006

Bettie Page: Designers taking notice!

Fetish is mainstream. Naughty '50s pin-up Bettie Page has had a cinematic resurrection. And the lingerie department at the well known and tasteful Henri Bendel's in New York has noticed and complied with sexed up mannequins with blindfolds. And according to The New York Times, mainstream designers like Marc Jacobs and John Galliano routinely collaborate with a notorious London bondage boutique. Which brings up the noticeable . . . Bettie Page is making a difference with fashion, style and "the look," both on the front lines and back rooms at designer houses and stores. Furthermore, the "Bettie" look is alive and well for Halloween costumes! For a tasteful treat visit this terrific art site to view Arleynd's work: (Art created by Arleynd ( )) I think she did a fabulous and unique job on this photo.

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