Wilhela Cushman, fashion editor of Ladies Home Journal for over 25 years, wrote in the January 1955 issue about the resort wear fashions in style that year.
“By air or sea, smart career girls are setting the pace, traveling light.”
“A lot of places in one trip…a lot of fashion in one suitcase….that’s the winter vacation idea.”
And wouldn’t it be nice to go on a trip right now with a suitcase full of clothes like this!
Embroidered blue and white cotton dress with sweater. By Toni Owen.
Love the combination of turquoise jewelry with this coral and gold print dress by Anne Fogarty.
Pale pink perfection . Chiffon cocktail dress by Ceil Chapman.
And let’s not forget some fabulous swimwear!
Left-Deep sea printed jersey bathing suit with matching hooded jacket.
Right-White cotton pique bathing suit with striped beach coat.