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Vintage Swimsuits

PHOTO: Guess What's Going On Here?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.09.2013 | Women

In 1922, if your bathing suit was too short, it warranted police action. We stumbled across the photo below on Retronaut. It shows a policeman usi...

Erotic, Exotic Gottex and Me

Alice Carey | Posted 01.27.2013 | Style
Alice Carey

Somewhere down in the basement lies one of my old Gottex bathing suits, now faded beyond use. I see it in memory of the younger me with my then-boyfriend, now-husband, when we toured the world on a dime and seemed to live in bathing suits.

Who Wore That Bathing Suit...Before You?

Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Sarah Leon

Two summers ago, I was at a pool party in Southampton when I spotted a girl wearing the coolest dress/swimsuit hybrid I had ever seen. I didn't know her, but that didn't matter. I had to find out where it was from. "Vintage," she smiled. "I bought it at this great second hand store downtown."

Your Grandma Could Rock A Bikini

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Last week, we took a look back at some of our favorite swimsuit style icons, like Raquel Welch, Marilyn Monroe and Christie Brinkley. Of course, these...

Vintage-Inspired Swimsuits Hit Australia Fashion Week (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Australia's Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival 2010 is well under way and while looking through Wednesday's runway photos, we fell in sartorial love wi...