Sydney has had some beautiful weather over the last week. It well and truly looks, smells and tastes like spring. But as much as I love this season summer is what I well and truly crave and what I want is a bikini just like one of these.
This photograph - 1958, Cannes - is from famous American celebrity photographer Slim Aarons. He loved photos of beautiful people lounging by the sea or the pool. There is even a whole book - Poolside with Slim Aarons - devoted to such summery shots.
As Liz Lemon would say, I want to go to there.
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