Beach pajamas are the perfect thing to beat the sweltering summer heat. Whether you are by the beach or lunching in the city, this simple one-piece outfit with it?s flaring legs and colorful accents will keep you cool as a cucumber. Colleen is stitched in antique peach cotton broadcloth, printed with Chinese fans and accented with olive green piping. Beach pajamas were part of the casuals category of clothing that began to popularize in the early 1930s. Like many pajamas of the day, they were glamorous, sexy and feminine. Beach pajamas were designed to be just modest enough to be worn on the beach instead of just in the home, although many people of the time would disagree. It has been said that the donning of beach pajamas was considered grounds for divorce.
Machine wash cold water and tumble dry low heat