Friday, April 25, 2014

The Sunshine State

In just a few weeks, I'll be heading to Florida! All of my wardrobe day dreamings have been about sunshine and beaches! I stumbled upon a great catalog of Florida Fashions from the 1950s and just had to share!


Playsuits galore!


Fun printed skirts!


And it wouldn't be a Florida magazine without a nautical dress!


Great florals and sunny yellows.


And, of course, glamorous 50s swimsuits!

Have you started planning your summer vacation yet?

14 comments:

  1. Florida Fashions really produced some fantastic styles! I like their offerings every bit as much as those from Lana Lobell.

    Have a safe, super lovely trip!!!
    ♥ Jessica

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  2. oh! how lucky you are, cant wait to see some of what you create. i just love those circle skirts. SO ADORABLE. i really need to make some like that... too bad kansas is so windy lol
    ~Abigail

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  3. LOVE!!!! My vacation has just finished... that was so nice to enjoy vintage shopping in Portland-Seattle, to feel californian sun and have fun with friends at Viva Las Vegas!!!!
    Florida is also so nice, I'm sure you will enjoy it very much... ENJOY!

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  4. Oh goodness, I need that black gingham swimsuit right now! Thanks for sharing these cute outfits, and you enjoy your vacation!

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  5. Such perfection! I adore those dresses! This reminds me that just how badly I need to learn to sew... then I'd wear nothing but this style.
    Cheers,
    L A
    .Ravishing-Ruby.blogspot.com.

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  6. I need everything! Now you've got me wishing that summer was sticking around after all here, all of these looks are so adorable, I think I'll have to start getting my summer wardrobe organised a little early this year :)
    Have fun on your trip!!

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  7. Oh my gosh! I'm going to Florida in roughly a month! How funny!

    And those fashions are nothing short of adorable!

    xoxo
    -Janey

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  8. GREAT POST! I like the RETRO full skirt dresses!

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  9. Those dresses are divine (as are their waists!) gosh would love to make one of these for the summer time!

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  10. These are gorgeous! I want the scallop neck dress with yellow roses and rhinestone buttons! Plus all the skirts and the gingham one piece swimsuit!

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  11. Oh my, the playsuits with the matching skirts are great, Playsuit at the beach and add a skirt and you are ready for dinner plans. So adorable.

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  12. wonderful! i would wear every single piece .... those dresses and skirtas are perfect for summer.
    thanks for sharing!

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  13. Too funny! We'll be in Florida (Tampa) in a few weeks too. I didn't even think to plan a wardrobe! I better get on it! Hope you have a great time.

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