It’s one of those feats that balances along a wire-thin line: how to dress in a way that’s both rather revealing and innocently sweet. Velour magazine gives us not one but eight answers in this shoot starring Kristy Kaurova, all firmly rooted in that hint of 1950s pin-up girl styling. Gingham dress and cat eye glasses? Check. Boy-shorted playsuits with ruffled edges? Check. Vintage inspired swimwear, chunky spring espadrilles, and off-the-shoulder peasant crop tops? Check, check, check.

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Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
And like that, proof that showing skin for summer can still be as sweet as pie. Apple pie, with ice-cream and a cherry on top.

For more pictures of Kristy Kaurova in the August 2011 issue of Velour magazine, as photographed by Robert Harper, click on the thumbnails above.

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