This post I stumbled across contains a couple of my favourite things, vintage things and amusing attitudes. However, how much have things really changed, and were men equally targeted for advertising abuse? These are things I wish to know, and maybe someday will learn.
Have a read and stumble upon such delights as this warning about what might happen if you don’t wash… down there:
As an added treat here’s a humorously sexist coffee advert from the early sixties:
Retronaut is a fascinating website to look through for glimpses of the old and often bizarre past such as Mike the Headless Chicken and The Invisible Mother.
I had to share these women’s tips from the past that made me chuckle. So much to remember; apparently on my next date I musn’t talk about shoes or dresses. What will I do?!
1938 tips for single women
1937 how wives should undress in front of husbands
Nazi magazine for women
Husband hunting tips 1950s
Vintage ad sexism
1928 fashion news
Reduce your flesh