Mode de plage, 1923

A history of swimsuits and bathing suits in the for both women and men plus accessories like the paper parasol. Where to buy bathing suits too.

Mack Sennett bathing beauties as “sirens of the sea." c. 1920s.

Connie Dawn, Betty Byrd, Thelma Parr, Nancy Hellman, Marion MacDonald - Mack Sennett bathing beauties as “sirens of the sea.

vintage 1920s silk flapper dress with scalloped skirt

dress in black silk with pleated godet panels of royal blue along the sides edged in a scallop hem. Blue pom pom ornamentation and little disc beads creating rays.

Maillot de bain fin des années 20. Jersey de laine et coton

This late mens bathing suit solves the problem of changing styles rather cleverly by attaching modern bathing trunks to a more traditional full bathing suit top with a zipper.

1920s, British Swimsuit Yellow and black cotton jersey swimsuit. Attached…

Cotton jersey swimsuit with attached bloomers and cape, made by Meridian Interlock Sparkenhoe, British.

Below La Femme de France 1924 it is translated as saying it was bath time which I think means this is a bathing suit! Free Pattern Draft.

La Femme de France 1924 - Adorable bathing suit pattern with scallop design, peplum and sleeves. Seems fairly easy for a free magazine patern.

1920s maillot de bain

uni-ball Roller Pens, Micro Point (0.5mm), Blue, 12 Count