Photo Booth Props 50’s

by | Jul 17, 2023 | Photo Booth Hire

Step back in time and get ready to rock and roll with our collection of 50’s photo booth props!

These groovy accessories will transport you straight to the era of poodle skirts and leather jackets, where jukeboxes played the hottest hits and drive-in movies were all the rage.

With vintage microphones and record players, you’ll feel like a true rockstar as you strike a pose in front of our retro backdrop.

Slip on a pair of saddle shoes and bobby socks, and you’ll be ready to dance the night away just like they did back in the day.

Capture the essence of the 50’s with our collection of classic cars and drive-in movie props.

From vibrant vinyl records to electric guitars, our photo booth props will add a touch of nostalgia to any event.

So, grab your friends, put on your best greaser or pin-up outfit, and get ready to create memories that will last a lifetime with our 50’s photo booth props.

It’s time to twist and shout!

Poodle Skirts and Leather Jackets

You’ll love rocking a poodle skirt and leather jacket combo for a truly nostalgic and stylish 50’s photo booth experience! The 1950s was an era known for its fashion trends, and poodle skirts and leather jackets were iconic pieces during that time.

Inspired by the costumes in the movie ‘Grease,’ these outfits will transport you back to the days of sock hops and drive-in theaters.

Poodle skirts were full, swingy skirts that hit just below the knee. They were often made of felt and featured a cute poodle applique on the front. Paired with a form-fitting leather jacket, the look was both feminine and rebellious. The leather jacket added an edgy touch to the otherwise prim and proper poodle skirt.

When you put on these outfits, you’ll feel like you’re ready to hit the dance floor with your leather-clad friends. The poodle skirt and leather jacket combo is the perfect way to channel the 50’s vibe and create memorable photos. So grab your sweetheart and strike a pose in your fashionable attire!

As you move on to the next section about vintage microphones and jukeboxes, get ready to transport yourself even further into the 50’s era. With these props, you’ll feel like you’re about to belt out your favorite tunes at a classic diner.

Let’s keep the party going!

Vintage Microphones and Jukeboxes

Nostalgia fills the air as vintage microphones and jukeboxes transport us back to the vibrant 50’s era. The sight of these iconic pieces instantly takes us to a time when music was king and dancing was our favorite pastime.

As we step into the photo booth, we can’t help but notice the vintage radios and record players scattered around, reminding us of the music that defined that era. The jukebox in the corner plays all the classic tunes, while the old microphones beckon us to sing along, just like the stars of the time.

But it’s not just the music that brings back memories of the 50’s. The retro diners and milkshakes add to the atmosphere, reminding us of the simpler times when we would gather with friends and enjoy a delicious burger and fries. The jukebox would be playing in the background, setting the perfect mood for a night of fun and laughter.

As we snap a picture with our friends, the nostalgia lingers, reminding us of the good old days. But our journey through the 50’s doesn’t end here. Next, we’ll explore the fashion of the time, with saddle shoes and bobby socks taking center stage.

Saddle Shoes and Bobby Socks

Step back in time and imagine ourselves slipping into a pair of saddle shoes and donning bobby socks, completing our 50’s inspired outfit.

These iconic shoes and socks were a staple in the sock hop dances of the era, where teenagers would gather to dance to the beats of rock and roll records. Saddle shoes were known for their two-tone design, with a white base and a contrasting color on the saddle. They were often worn with bobby socks, which were ankle-length socks with a fold-over cuff. This combination became synonymous with the greaser fashion trends of the 50’s, and it’s no wonder why it continues to be a popular choice for photo booth props today.

Saddle shoes and bobby socks not only add an authentic touch to a 50’s themed event, but they also transport us back to a time of carefree dancing and youthful energy.

As we slip into these classic shoes and socks, we can imagine ourselves dancing the night away at a sock hop, surrounded by the sounds of rock and roll and the laughter of friends. And with our outfit complete, we can easily transition into the subsequent section about rock and roll records and guitars, ready to continue our journey through the vibrant era of the 1950s.

Rock and Roll Records and Guitars

Imagine strumming the strings of a vintage guitar, as the sound of rock and roll records fills the air, transporting us back to the energetic and rebellious spirit of the 1950s.

Rock and roll music was the heartbeat of this era, and it was only fitting that it was accompanied by iconic fashion and hairstyles. Rockabilly fashion was all the rage, with its vibrant colors, polka dots, and high-waisted skirts. Men sported slicked-back hair, while women styled their locks into victory rolls or ponytails with bandanas. These fashion choices perfectly complemented the rock and roll records that were blasting through the jukebox.

In addition to the fashion and music, guitars played a crucial role in defining the 50s rock and roll scene. Whether it was Elvis Presley strumming his guitar or Chuck Berry performing his signature duck walk, guitars were the instrument of choice for these rock and roll pioneers. The twangy sound they produced was instantly recognizable and added a unique flavor to the music. It’s hard not to feel the energy and excitement of the time when holding a vintage guitar in your hands.

As we move on to the next section about classic cars and drive-in movie props, we can’t help but feel nostalgic for the bygone era of the 1950s. The rock and roll records and guitars were just the beginning of the vibrant and exciting time that was the 50s.

Classic Cars and Drive-In Movie Props

Hop into the driver’s seat of a vintage convertible, feel the wind in our hair, and let the chrome reflections on the sleek, polished body transport us to the golden age of classic cars and drive-in movie magic.

As we step back in time, we can’t help but admire the classic car decorations that adorned these beauties of the 1950s. From fuzzy dice hanging from the rearview mirror to bumper stickers proudly displaying the driver’s favorite rock and roll bands, every detail adds to the nostalgic charm.

The vibrant colors and flashy designs of the 1950s movie posters that adorned drive-in theaters also catch our eye. They transport us to a time when gathering at the drive-in was a popular pastime, where families and friends would come together under the starry night sky to enjoy a double feature.

These classic cars and drive-in movie props are the perfect addition to our 50’s photo booth props. They allow us to recreate the atmosphere and style of this iconic era, and capture memories that will transport us back to the golden age of American culture.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I purchase authentic 50’s poodle skirts and leather jackets?

We can buy authentic 50’s poodle skirts at specialty vintage clothing stores or online retailers that specialize in retro fashion. For leather jackets, we can check out local thrift stores or online marketplaces like eBay or Etsy.

Are vintage microphones and jukeboxes available for rent?

Sure, we’ve got vintage microphones for sale and retro jukebox rentals. Looking to add some old-school charm to your event? We’ve got you covered. Let’s bring the past to life!

Are saddle shoes and bobby socks still popular today?

Saddle shoes and bobby socks have made a fashion comeback, influenced by the iconic 50’s style. These retro accessories add a touch of nostalgia to modern outfits, reflecting the enduring popularity of vintage fashion trends.

Where can I find rare rock and roll records and guitars from the 50’s?

Sure, we’re on the hunt for rare rock and roll records and guitars from the 50’s. It’s like searching for buried treasure! We’ll check out vintage guitar shops and rare record stores for our musical gems.

Is it possible to rent classic cars and drive-in movie props for a 50’s themed event?

Yes, we can rent classic cars and drive-in movie props for a 50’s themed event. It adds an authentic touch to the atmosphere and allows guests to experience the nostalgia of that era.

Conclusion

Well, would you look at that! We’ve come to the end of our little journey down memory lane. Who would have thought that a few props could transport us back to the fabulous 50’s?

It’s funny how these simple items can evoke such vivid images of poodle skirts swirling and leather jackets shining. We can almost hear the vintage microphones crackling with the sound of rock and roll, and see the classic cars cruising down the street.

Ah, the 50’s, a time of innocence and rebellion, all captured in a photo booth prop.