11 beautiful sweater girls I love

Very beautiful women, very beautiful photography, the best of vintage!

The Nylon Swish

The term “sweater girl” originates from Hollywood acresses of the late 1930s, 1940s and 1950s who wore tight sweaters over bullet bras.

Modern women who prefer to be naughty rather than nice were blamed today for the upswing in sex crime.

A pysychiatrist and police official agreed that society’s whole moral code has degenerated to the point where “man no longer regards women as inviolate”.

“Women walk the streets their curves accentuated by their dresses,” Superintendent of Police Harvey J Scott said.

“But our real problem is with bobby-soxers,” he said. “They are the sweater girls – just kids showing off their curves and apparently liking it. What kind of mothers and wives are they going to be?”

December, 1949

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Lana Turner

Lana Turner became known as “the sweater girl” after starring in They Won’t Forget, wearing a tight sweater over a shapely bra.

Movie magazines nicknamed…

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