At left: Patio ensemble consisting of the swimsuit, full skirt and a yellow sweater (not shown). Sold in 1956 for $110 (about $930 in today's dollar.)
At right: Skirted swimsuit with solid yellow side panels. Sold in 1956 for $25 (about $211 in today's dollar.)
Want to learn more about the Modern Masters line of fabrics? Lizzie over at The Vintage Traveler blog has written several posts about garments and fabrics from this line. She also links to an article from Life magazine about the fabrics. Check it out!