The story of vintage Lambretta Pin-up art
Lambretta scooters has a Pin-up history when it comes to marketing. Original ads and calenders were fun, glamorous and fashionable. Famous actresses and models posing for the Lambretta scooters back in the 60’s were Raffaella Carrà, Jayne Mansfield and Jean Shrimpton among others.
Jean Shrimpton was the world's first supermodel and one of the defining faces of the 60s. The English model and actress was an icon of Swinging London. She appeared on covers such as Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Elle, and Time magazines.
Raffaella is an Italian singer, dancer, television presenter, and actress. She is a popular figure in Italy, Spain, Malta, Albania, Greece and Latin America and Russia, both as a result of her many well-known taped presentations and records, and because of her many popular TV shows. Her most successful songs include ”Tuca Tuca”.
Jayne Mansfield was an American actress in film, theatre, and television, a nightclub entertainer, a singer, and one of the early Playboy Playmates. She was a major Hollywood sex symbol of the 1950s and early 1960s. Mansfield was 20th Century Fox's alternative Marilyn Monroe and came to be known as the Working Man's Monroe.
Claudine Auger is a French actress best known for her role as Bond girl Dominique "Domino" Derval in the James Bond film Thunderball (1965). She earned the title of Miss France Monde and was also the first runner-up in the 1958 Miss World contest.
Beautiful Austrian actress Marisa Mell acted in numerous films in the 1960s and 1970s, both in Europe and the US. She became an iconic figure of Italian Cult-movies.
The Cielo Pin-up Fashion Collection
Our Cielo Pin-up Collection is a chic interpretation of the iconic 60’s Pin-up look. These 60’s inspired glamorous fashion accessories are a fun retro twist to any outfit. Available with three different dotted and three different striped patterns on dial and genuine leather strap.