Summer is our favorite season for wearing the most fabulous, chic and sophisticated outfits. The city, the beach and basically any set or event turns into our very own catwalk where we proudly present our stylish looks. As proof that some looks are timeless we have selected a few of our favorite images of iconic celebrities and the quintessential outfits they wore to celebrate summer.
- Grace Kelly, Monte Carlo, 1972
Grace Kelly is famous for her flawless style, for the most surprising looks created by using super sophisticated and classy pieces. The below picture is very representative for her fresh and feminine fashion tastes.
- Diana, Princess of Wales, Necker Island, 1990
Diana was a true role model both due to her humanitarian work and her excellent style choices. Most of her looks are very elegant and formal, but in this image we see a more relaxed Diana walking barefoot on a beach in a casual dress with animal print.
- Sophia Loren, 1955
Nowadays, the term “sex-symbol” sounds tacky and old fashioned, but if you look at a couple of photos taken 50 years ago of Sophia Loren you understand why such a term was needed in the first place. Her style was sexy, feminine and fresh.
- Elke Sommer, 1963
Elke Sommer was one of those celebrities that had a well-toned body and she wasn’t shy about showing it off. For her, summer was just the perfect opportunity for wearing a super stylish two-piece swimsuit.
- Elizabeth Taylor, Giant set, 1956
Elizabeth Taylor was famous for her attractive look and sensual smile. Here we see her on the set of Giant wearing a white swimsuit top and a casual pair of pants with a thin elegant belt. She looks perfect.
- Marylin Monroe, Los Angeles, California, 1950
Marilyn Monroe was incredibly original and fun. She loved the beach and wearing beautiful swimsuits. This high-waist bikini and the simple top that has a delicate bow and wide straps is a signature swimsuit for her beach look.
- Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn was one of the most loved movie stars of all time. Also, she had a great sense of style. Feminine, but smart, her looks were always unique and fresh.
- Brigitte Bardot, St. Tropez, France, 1968
When Brigitte Bardot hit the beach, all heads turned. This breath-taking blonde beauty knew how to look fabulously at the beach. Her style was sensual, feminine and chic. Here we see her wearing a simple flowery swimsuit nicely accessories with oversized bracelets and simple earrings.
- Jane Birkin, Cannes, France, 1969
Jane Birkin is the muse of the famous Hermes Birkin bag. This French celebrity was notorious for her boho-chic style. She adored combining contrasting clothing pieces for creating romantic and feminine looks with a retro vibe.
- Nancy Sinatra, 1967
Nancy Sinatra loved wearing light flowery dresses at the beach. This maxi dress with flounces looks beautifully on her.