1940’s Swimsuits – Original Photographs in Color
These wonderful color images of 1940’s swimwear really evoke the glamour of that period.
Vintage swimsuits in the 1940’s and 1950’s had far a greater variety of swimwear fabrics, like lined cotton, stretch latex and nylon. The new bathing suit of that period was tailored to flatter a woman’s figure with tummy control panels,support cups for the bust and boning to create an hourglass figure.
Vintage Swimwear – Sarah Kennedy’s marvelous book tells a complete history of vintage bathing suits.
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