Taking a vacation on a cruise? Want to dress in a vintage, nautical, or pinup theme? You’ve come to the right place. Browse these vintage style summer clothing or the inspirational pictures and outfit ideas below. Here are some outfit ideas inspired by each decade 1930s to 1960s:
1930s: Wide leg pants in a flowing material inspired by ’30s beach pajamas. Pair with a sleeveless halter top and a large sun hat.
1940s: A simple A-line skirt and button down blouse or high waisted shorts with a striped knit shirt.
1960s: Bermuda shorts and a striped knit top, nautical shift dress with a red headscarf.
Naturally, you will need some cute vintage shoes too. Choose classic white Keds, low heel wedges, espadrilles, loafers, and ballet flats for the ultimate in comfort. Wear higher heel peep toes, kitten heels, and ankle strap wedges for evenings. Add accessories such as sun hats, vintage sunglasses, woven beach bags, belts and jewelry for complete outfits.
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