Influences

Welcome to the “Influences” section. As its name implies, this is a collection of images that have influenced the images we create and the ideas we have here at waist.it. Most of our influences have now been included in this section, in pictorial form. However, this is a work in progress and there may still be some errors and omissions. Please also take a few moments to read the important copyright notice at the bottom of this page.


Fifties bombshell Jayne Mansfield (born Vera Jayne Palmer) 1933-04-19 ~1967-06-27 was famous for her tiny waist and exaggerated bust. She was also rather good at that tightly-belted look that waist.it's Chiara does so well.

At the time, the world's media were quick to condemn Mansfield's stunts, and one editorial columnist wrote, "We are amused when Miss Mansfield strains to pull in her stomach to fill out her bikini better."

But here at waist.it, we like concave waisted ladies. We prefer to shoot a model that pulls in her tummy too much, rather than one that lets it all hang out! Needless to say, we emulate a lot of Mansfield's poses here at waist.it!

More info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayne_Mansfield

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Copyright notice. The “Influences” section of this site uses a number of images collected over the years from various blogs, forums and fan-sites. These images are here purely for informational purposes to illustrate and acknowledge some of our influences.

However if you are the copyright owner of an image and can prove it, and would like the image removed from the site, then please contact us via the contact form and we will remove them ASAP. Alternatively if you would simply prefer a hyperlink back to your site, then give us the URL and we can do that instead.


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