Mad Mad Modes for Moderns Mondays - Swimsuits!

In honor of the scorching summer sun, I present these festive swimsuits from Falling in Love #100 (July 1968) by Jay Scott Pike - master of the female form!

  They sure don't make swimsuits like these anymore!

They sure don't make swimsuits like these anymore!

 Jay Scott Pike Fashion Illustration Swimsuits

Pike's way of positioning his characters' bodies in this edition of "Mad Mad Modes for Moderns" is reminiscent of his pin-up work. Not one for a static presentation, Pike took full advantage of the fashions depicted, gravity, and ship accoutrements!

 Jay Scott Pike pin-up art