Vintage Gabar Swimsuit Blue & White Rockabilly Pin Up Bathing Suit Romper M
A pretty scrolled design of blue flowers is embroidered on this charming vintage Rockabilly swimsuit romper by Gabar, circa late 50s early 60s.
The mid-century Pin Up style combination bathing suit and romper, consists of a cotton or cotton blend fabric with floral embroidery over a white ground, in colors of navy and pastel blue.
The suit is completely lined in a cotton (for the bodice) and half poly jersey undersuit with elastic legging as shown (see close up pic). It has a sweetheart neckline, adjustable shoulder straps which can also be criss crossed in back if desired, interior boning, metal zippered back, and an embroidered label for “Gabar”, “New York” and a size of “16”.
Very good condition – vibrant and with leg elastic intact.
Remember – vintage sizes differ from contemporary sizes, so please note measurements as follows, and be sure to allow for ease.
Bust – 36 inches
Waist – 28 inches
Hips – 38 inches
Length – 24 inches (Top of bodice to skirt hem)
Gusset/Crotch – 3&1/2 inches wide