Where to Find Retro Swimwear in the UK
Feeling the warm summer sun or ready to jet away to a beach holiday, the perfect retro swimwear in the UK is a must-have item. Looking for a 1950’s one piece or floral print vintage bikini and what’s a girl to do?
There are many American brands such as Esther Williams swimwear, For Luna, and The Red Dolly, but where can these beloved brands of retro swimwear in the UK be found? Luckily, there are several vintage shops located all over the UK that stock these and other brands of pin up and rockabilly swimwear.
The classic pin up look of a 1950’s style bikini has captured hearts worldwide since their arrival on the fashion scene seventy years ago. The flirtatious smile of a bombshell beauty sporting her polka dot high waist bikini or navy blue sailor one piece swimsuit is still just as alluring today. Many vintage brands now manufacture these same timeless styles in plus size swim costumes, so that every modern woman can feel beach ready and beautiful.
Esther Williams line of retro swimwear in the UK is available at Top Vintage Retro Boutique with the added bonus of free shipping to UK residents. Fig Leaves is another shop that stocks brands like Fantasie, SeaFolly, and Midnight Grace for classic retro swimwear. UK brands offering 1950’s pin up swimwear and stylish halter top bikinis are easy to find online.
Flaunt feminine curves in a fun floral print one piece or soak up the sun in a 1950’s style bikini straight from the pages of any pin up magazine. These vintage fashions are available at Bettylicious, a shop specializing solely on retro swimwear in the UK.
Bold colors like red, navy, black, and white swimsuits make a statement that’s impossible to ignore. Vintage and retro style swimwear is becoming especially vogue today because of its ability to flatter a wide variety of body types while looking timelessly fashionable.
Some brands even allow browsing and purchasing separate swimsuit sizes in retro bikini tops and bottoms to ensure a perfect fit from head to toe. From polka dots to pinstripes, every rockabilly beach belle is sure to find a retro swimwear solution.