DIY ethic and culture is synonomous with ladies starting out in the world of pin-up and burlesque. Pincurl understands starting out on a budget, and we're here to help. Visit our DIY pages for tips on how to Do It Yourself in everything from costuming and decorating, to crafting and entertaining!
Building a Successful Portfolio: Vol II By: Shoshana For Vol I: Successful Promotional Images for Burlesque Entertainers click here There are “pin-up models” and Pin-Up Models. The biggest difference between the two? Professionalism and a killer portfolio. Here’s a list of tips and tricks to build a portfolio that gets you noticed! The Do’s and Don’ts for Pin-Up Portfolios 1. Do invest... [Read more]
I have always wanted to do 1940′s style modeling as I am a passionate fan of the era of 1912-1945. Do you know how I could get into this sort of modeling as I really don’t know how other than signing up to agencies? Thank you for your help! Ella, UK My name is Liz. I have been fascinated with the 50′s, pin-ups, and just the whole era for a long time. I do my hair pin-up style and... [Read more]
We asked three highly successful pin-up photographers to share their tips and tricks for getting great pin-up images. We compiled the list into the best Pin-Up Posing Tips you’ll find anywhere. Everyone from pin-up virgins to semi-pro models will find useful tips and tricks in this handy guide. Contributors: Photo: Varga, Model: Amber Lu, MUAH: Cherry Dame Roy Varga, California Varga started back... [Read more]