1950s ladies in their bathing suit. A game of beach ball anyone?
The swimwear in the were designed to accentuate the a woman's figure.
1950s surfers posing on their boards.
Beach umbrellas waiting for more guests in California.
I love this colourful photo of these three ladies in their hammocks, right by the water.
1950s Boys Canoe Club! So many in this boat. This wouldn't be permitted today!
Remember the fun bathing caps women used to wear in the 1960s? So many different floral patterns to choose from!
A 1950s model in Florida on a vintage kayak. Photo taken from the State Library and Archives of Florida.
I just love this photo of Barbara Stanwyck from 1947's The Other Love.
Here's a great shot of a lady on the beach in the 1940s.
1960s Surfers in California.
Lastly, TIKI parties are the highlight of summer with beach parties, fancy drinks and Hawaiian style music and attire. I love this photo of American singer and actress Dorothy Lamour (1914-1996) in the 1940s.
At Peppermint Twist Vintage, we have tons of items for tiki parties and summer fashion and jewelry at our ETSY shop. Here's just a sample of our items we have available for purchase!
Tiki Bangles and Summer Wear
Swimwear - XL Vintage Inspired bathing suits
Sparkly Jewelry Sets for Summer parties
We also carry vintage or vintage-inspired jewelry for weddings!
Thanks for reading! We hope you enjoy your summer!
Until next time,
Note: All of these photos are from various sources that I saved on my computer/phone, from Pinterest. No copyright infringement intended - solely used for your enjoyment to celebrate Summertime!