This cutie from Tennessee is Nashville's reigning boogie queen, and she's got all the pin up goods for ya right here! Read on...
1) How did you get started as a pin up model and how long have you been at it?
I think it was initially the fashion that drew me in. Once I started to dress in the style from the 40s-60s I learned more and more about the pinup community and the self-love and confidence that is promoted within it. I did my first pinup style shoot with my best friend over the summer in 2013, which is when I began my Facebook page.
2) What are favorite pin up clothing or accessories?
My favorite pin up clothing are my things from Pinup Girl Clothing, particularly the pieces from the “Magic of Mary Blair” collection. I’m a Disney nut, so it made that collection that much more exciting for me (but maybe not my wallet, ha!). I also like to throw a flower in my hair occasionally. I’ve made a few of my own, but I really like the pieces I have by NicCoCoCreations [on Etsy].
3) What tips do you have for aspiring pin up models? (Modeling tips, or hair and make-up tips, etc.)
HAVE FUN! But also, be yourself and don’t feel pressured to shoot things that you don’t feel comfortable doing. As with most thing, practice makes “perfect.” I have watched probably over a hundred YouTube tutorials and continue to watch them for new tips and ideas (I’m a big fan of good hairdos). Some of my favorite channels are: Lisa Freemont Street, A Vintage Vanity, Cherry Dollface, and Pinup Doll Ashley Marie.
4) Do you dress pin up everyday?
I work at a very relaxed office, so I usually wear comfy jeans and tees during the week. When I’m out and about on the weekends, I typically have my pin up attire on.
5) Where can readers find you on social media?
6) What’s one little known fact about you?
I won a trip to Universal Studios when I was a kid and got slimed at Nickelodeon!