|1942 Alexis Smith|
|1955 Anita Ekberg & Mara Corday|
|1940s Paulette Goddard|
|1953 Cole of California Designed by Margit Fellegi|
|1984 Bill Blass|
1961 Cole of California
|1953 Vanity Fair|
These last two photos may surprise you at just how early leopard was being used in 'beachwear'.