Monday, February 16, 2009

Bombshell Pinup At the Beach!

Look out!!! It's a bombshell pinup on the beach. What a great grouping of retro summer fashion. I have everything you need here for a weekend getaway or your closet ... except the shoes, the sun/sand and the room. Check out this great swimsuit by Mod Cloth for starters:
Retro Sailor Swimsuit

Retro Sailor Swimsuit Looking for pin-up appeal with a sailor twist? This calendar-worthy suit definitely makes us want to enlist in summer fun. With a flattering halter neck, sexy scoop back, and retro anchor buttons, this sultry suit makes the red white and blue look oh so glamorous. Add some platform sandals for the ultimate retro poolside look! By indie designer Fables by Barrie.

Going on the boardwalk or out to lunch? Slip on these fabulous shorts over your suit and you are good to go ... and stylish!

The Pin-Up Girl Shorts

The Pin-Up Girl Shorts

These nautically-inspired shorts by indie designer Fables by Barrie add a touch of the 1950's to your favorite tees and blouses. Featuring anchors on the buttons, an ultra-high-waisted cut, and all the pin-up you'll need, they're ideal for stenographers and lounge singers alike. Pair with vintage-inspired sunglasses and boat shoes for a look Betty Grable would admire.

Top it off with this really cute octopus bracelet ....

My Pet Octopus Cuff

My Pet Octopus Cuff

Then grab your bag. Voila ... your pinup beach and boardwalk fashion is a success ....
Ship Shape Tote

Ship Shape Tote This sea-worthy (and style-worthy) tote from Dear Creatures is the perfect bag for your trip abroad. Featuring a majestic ship print, this tote is roomy enough to carry your journal, wallet, and all your other booty!

And, if you are going out to dinner or need something a tad dressier ... can't go wrong with this Maiden Voyage Dress This sleeveless tunic from UK indie designer Darimeya will make every journey feel as exciting as your first! Featuring an adorable Peter Pan collar, elasticized waist and striped hemline, this piece is easily dressed up or down, so it's perfect for a trip abroad (or just a trip next door). Bon Voyage!

Maiden Voyage Dress