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Vintage Bullet Bras and Bloomers: Admire, Sew and Even Knit

Those vintage babes had some impressive bras and underthings. Their unmentionables are what gave their outfits such polished, structured looks. I can’t get over the bullet bras. Breasts were pointy back in the olden days.

You can even get her as a mousepad!

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Undergarments for knitting by fab40s!

With a bit of hunting, you can still occasionally find corsets and girdles to get that 50s silhouette with your vintage dresses.

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Vintage 50s pin up corset available from oldgoldvintage on Etsy.

If you’re into sewing, there are some fabulous patterns to get that look or vintage feel.

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40s bra pattern, one of several, available  from mrsdepew on Etsy.

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Gorgeous Colette Patterns Madeleine Bloomers available as a free tutorial.

And for even more fun, there’s this adorable bloomers pattern by Colette Patterns. I confess I made a pair myself, and I might need to make another very soon!

x Rena

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