In an effort to mitigate the gloominess of Monday, here are some fun photos of beachwear from years gone by. Check in tomorrow for vintage-inspired swimsuits you can take to the pool as soon as it heats up (or leave in the bottom of a drawer for all of eternity, it’s up to you). Click on the images to enlarge them.
Illustration by Michelle Ricks. Images via L’Officiel de la Mode, 1948 and 1950