LOS ANGELES — Old-fashioned or not, flirty dresses are always in season. For resort, designers are revisiting the Twenties, when tea parties and tea dances were all the rage. This means lots of dropped waists, ruffles and flapper-like fringes. Here, Plein Sud’s silk chiffon dress; Patricia Shypertt Millinery hat; Agent Provocateur necklace; Carolee earrings and bracelets; Charles David shoes.

This story first appeared in the July 23, 2002 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.