Summer in the South is not complete without a trip to the beach. Scenic views, marshland, and Spanish moss are the hallmark of a southern coast. We all have memories of oyster roasts, crabbing, sun bathing and warm waters with our family and today we are sharing some of our favorite African American Beach Portraits that bring us down memory lane. Check out favorite African American Beach Portraits and share your favorites with us on social media!
1)Girlfriends Getaway: The beach is all about spending time with your friends and family. There is nothing better than a beach getaway with your girlfriends!
2)This plaid bathing suit is a classic never goes out of style. From the sweetheart neckline to the white trim, this is a look that will stand the test of time.
3)No beach trip is complete without a stylish posed picture. These ladies have perfected the pointed toe and are looking elegant and happy during their beach time trip.
4)Beach fashion is always a must. From bold prints to flair skirts, these are classic styles that are always on trend.
5)If you are looking to add some flair to your look, a hair wrap is a practical way to add some style to your resort look and protect your hair from flyaways from the strong coastal breeze.
6)Summertime and beaches go hand in hand with family reunion season. This family is having a great time during their reunion and we encourage you to do the same!
7) There is something so romantic about the beach. This couple looks beyond stylish in their classic coastal stripes and are wearing a look that will always be chic.
8)Deadwood trees are beautiful and a signature component to a beautiful remote southern beach. Use these natural beauties as a backdrop to a summer photoshoot.
9)A unique cover up is essential to any Black Southern Belle beach look. This woman’s classic cover up is one we will definitely be adding to our collection.
10)Thise piece by Jonathan Green is the epitome of grace. A classic white sundress and hat are always the perfect choice
11) Sometimes all you need to recharge is a day to yourself and a walk on the beach. This piece by Jonathan Green is just the inspiration we need to plan a beach solocation.
12)A beach house is the perfect place for a getaway, whether you are on the shore or hanging out at a home nearby, beach fashion is always in style.
As a Black Southern Belle, we grew up living for Sunday Dinners. We got to see our family, eat some of our favorite foods and enjoy downtime after church and before the school week started. Throughout the South, Sunday dinner is a ritual that we all look forward to and hopefully will pass down to our […]
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The weather is cooling down and summer has come to an end. If you are like me you love summer seafood, especially southern seafood. But who says all the seafood fun has to end just because fall has arrived and summer is over. Today we have the scoop on how to enjoy seafood throughout the […]