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Home 1950s Style Clothing & Fashion High Waisted Shorts- 1950s Vintage, Pinup, Rockabilly

High Waisted Shorts- 1950s Vintage, Pinup, Rockabilly

1950s shorts for sale

1950s Style Shorts at Unique-Vintage.com

Women’s 1950s high waisted shorts with side zip, sailor buttons and a variety of lengths. Popular colors among pinups and rockabilly fashion are red, black, tropical prints, and classic denim blue jeans. The high waist is flattering (and slimming) and back in fashion today.

1950s vintage high waisted shorts came in many lengths:

  1. Short shorts– The shortest and tightest fitting high waisted shorts. 
  2. Culottes– A bit longer with flared legs.
  3. Bermuda– Just above the knee. Fitted or loose.
  4. Pedal Pushers/ Clam Diggers- Just below the knee. Loose fitting.

1950s shorts came in plain colors, stripes, tropical prints and denim. Many had decorative buttons that gave it a nautical look made popular in the 30s. Read about the history of 1950s shorts or shop now for your favorite style:

High Waisted Shorts