Teenagers on a date in the 1950s

Teen dates in the were usually at a diner such as in this picture. Other popular dates were drive-ins or picnics. The dates were simple and cheap. Couples would share a milkshake at the diner.

Me and the girls. BFFs (ok, I am too old to use that acronym)

I miss the beach so I hit up Etsy for some vintage beach stuff. I have a Vintage Beach Treasury List there so you can check it out, if y.

lacyceleste: Lila Lee

- vintage photograph of a very pretty young woman at the beach in her late-Victorian/turn-of-the-century style bathing suit. i LOVE her amazing Art-Nouveau patterned parasol.


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Evelyn Tripp, Photography by Roger Prigent, For Vogue Magazine, 1957

Evelyn Tripp, Photography by Roger Prigent, For Vogue Magazine, 1957

Leslie Howard & Ingrid Bergman

Leslie Howard & Ingrid Bergman

Jean Shrimpton..... LOVE the hat and make-up here! So beautiful.

Style : Outrageous hat by John French. Straw hat with flower. Photo by John French. Rimmed hat with sash. Photo by John French.

bathing beauties

Love my vintage ladies! [img: four black women in style bathing suits standing arm-in-arm on the beach] So much style and awesome here. I love vintage bathing suits and these ladies are rocking the hell out of them.

A BEATLES' HARD-DIE'S SITE: Beatles' Era - The Miniskirt

Mini Dresses were so scandalous back then. Yep, I wore them, it was just fashion. Had mini skirts too. The trip was the nylons and garter belt right before pantyhose. Maybe pantyhose were out because otherwise you could not wear the mini-skirts.

1920s Exceedingly Risque' Bathing Suit..........Mack Sennett Beauty, B/W Photo Colourised by Pearse.

A Mack Sennett beauty - Thelma Parr - photographer George Cannons --totally would wear this to the beach

model Yasmeen Ghauri in Azzedine Alaia

Serious shortage of leopard print halter dresses in my life, model Yasmeen Ghauri in Azzedine Alaia