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Halter Neck Swimwear a Throwback to the 50s

50s swimwear

A throwback to the 50s swimwear

So you’re going on a last minute holiday or somewhere with a pool and the main thing on your mind is that you want a new swimming suit that makes you look absolutely fabulous. Keep in mind there is an endless range and that you’ll only know what looks good until you try. Let’s say you wanted something as soon as possible, a style that’s different to anything you’ve tried before. Well, I might be able to help. Continue reading

How to Pick Vintage Swimwear That is Sure to Flatter Your Figure

vintage swimwear

vintage swimwear

Vintage-style swimwear really is timeless, and is wonderful at celebrating the female figure and bringing a sense of glamour to the beach. When chosen correctly for your particular body shape, vintage pieces prove highly flattering and ensure sophistication and fun. We have the tips to help you pick the right pieces for your shape that will give you the elegance of a 1950s belle in no time. Continue reading

Can Anyone Wear High Waisted Swimwear?

High waisted bikini

High waisted bikini

So when it comes to swimwear we all want to be a part of the fashion trend, sporting the latest and best swimwear and ensuring that this will flatter us and make us look like the model you see advertising the swimwear. Now if you’re like me and you’ve tried all kinds of swimsuits, bikinis, etc and still have your eyes peeled for something that not only wows everyone around you, but most importantly wows yourself… then I think I may have found it!
The high waisted swimsuit/ bikini is a trend that I have noticed keeps popping up everywhere! Musicians like Katy Perry have really brought the kind of high rise bottoms into the 21st century and made sure that we can see whatever body type wears them, they look gorgeous.
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Vintage high waisted swimwear, retro cool or passed its sell by date?

High waisted swimwear

High waisted swimwear

Beaches everywhere have seen a huge rise in vintage swimwear. Most commonly the high waisted two piece swimwear. These used to be found in the 1940’s (queue images of matching swimming caps and nose pegs) but they have come a long way since then.

So will you join the retro parade or do you leave them in your Gran’s wardrobe?

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