FUN IN THE SUN - VINTAGE TARTAN & PLAID SWIMWEAR

1950s Fashion
1950s Fashion

See below for a collection of vintage images showing the influence of Scottish tartan patterns on the fashionable set in this period.

The 1954 movie Brigadoon, caused a surge in the popularity of tartan patterns, even for swimwear.

The Collection

1954 Fashion

1954 Fashion

Richard Avedon, 1954, Barbara Mullen wearing Greta Plattry

1954 Fashion

1954 Fashion

Richard Avedon, 1954, Barbara Mullen wearing Greta Plattry