Channeling Mrs. Roper

Back in the day, I loved “Three’s Company.”

Watching re-runs now requires a massive suspension of disbelief, as the plots are pretty transparent and the double entendres are entirely cringe-worthy.

One thing that does hold up: the fashions of caftan-loving Mrs. Roper, played in the series by actress Audra Lindley.

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This swimsuit cover-up from Tommy Bahama (a brand I am not usually crazy about) caught my eye for its overall Mrs. Roper-ish vibe, which I dig a lot.



This Lilly Pulitzer one would also do just fine in this category:



And couldn’t you just see Janet or Chrissy wearing this number?