We often find ourselves caught in a tension between our desire for the trappings of a more genteel age and the ease, freedom, and a literal lack of physical restriction being a modern girl affords. Repeated viewings of BBC's Pride and Prejudice=proof that we want the empire waist without the fainting spells brought forth by the corset/Mr. Whickam. This lush little bikini from Clo seems like it's the best of both worlds- the gorgeous lace, delicate picot edging, and classic boyshort silhouette are worthy of a dowry while the simple and sleek cheeky bum and tiny star detail seem made for Saturday morning adventures.
- Patterned stretch mesh
- Combination of ruffle and picot elastic