Two beach ensembles, the coats of which, when belted, make town dresses, are photographed at Watch Ho, a private beach at St. Croix. Left: a three piece costume with rust colored cotton coat and shorts and a black jersey halter by Tina Leser. Right: green pique coat and one piece swim suit by Joset Walker.
Long sleeves contrast with the off shoulder neckline in a striped suit. It's top, cut exactly like a sweater, is made of elasticized wool jersey to stay down offer unseen shorts.