The Bathing Suits Your Favourite Style Icons Wore

Call it a case of golden age syndrome, but we can’t help but turn to the past for inspiration season after season. This summer we’re looking at style icons like Jayne Mansfield, Brigitte Bardot, and even Josephine Baker for ways to make our swimwear looks better than ever, and though we’re being nostalgic, the 17 images below feel anything but outdated.

Scroll down to see our list, and shop our vintage-inspired swim boutique to get their looks.