with the recent time spent on the beach, i'm realizing the need for the perfect bathing suit. i'm finding that suits with triangle tops with tiny little string bikini bottoms aren't very unique or flattering anymore, and i'm looking for outfits to wear to the beach without feeling like my grandma. i'm finding that my favorite suits... via modcloth
1) have thick bottom coverage with a 50s style shape. not just because this is becoming more age appropriate for me, but also because that whole string bikini look is tired.
2) are one-piece with a unique cut. for instance a big oval cut out in the middle, which is suggestive from a whole new angle.
3) if not a one-piece, then a really high-waisted boy-short bottom with a bustier style top. so modest!
here are a few of my vintage pattern picks from the internet!