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Summer 2013 Lifestyle

Summer 2013 Lifestyle

Channel a vintage vibe with this Green & Yellow color story. Inspired by Summers on the beach in Nags Head, NC. Popsicles, Bike Rides, Florals and Geometric Prints abound.

Elizabeth McKay Muse: Suzy Parker

Elizabeth McKay Muse: Suzy Parker

Suzy Parker defined glamour in the 1950's and paved the way for the supermodels to follow. In the 1950's, fashion's influence was expanding from high society to society at large, and Suzy Parker personified the optimism of the time and signified a postwar world of stylish promise for all. The willowy, red-headed beauty graced numerous magazine covers and ad campaigns. When she posed in one of fashion's first bikini shots, America noticed.

Elizabeth McKay Muse: Sophia Loren

Elizabeth McKay Muse: Sophia Loren

Sophia Loren is one of the most decorated Italian actresses of all time and a personal favorite of ours at Elizabeth McKay. She has won countless awards, including the first major Academy Award for a non-English speaking performance. That's a big feat, right? However, she is much more than a film star or a pretty face. To many she is regarded as a symbol of a strong and glamorous woman. Below are some of our favorite snap shots of the iconic star. We hope that you enjoy the images of an actress who clearly enjoyed life as much as we do...

Steamship to Southampton

Steamship to Southampton

Crisp Whites and contrasting Navy Blues are the foundation for the Elizabeth's nautically-inspired Spring I Group, "Steamship to Southampton." With alternating pops of Red and Green (think Port and Starboard), we infused sailor stripes, chevrons, and geometric prints with a beautiful, clean color palette to achieve these fun looks.