The bikini is typically a women's two-piece swimsuit. One part of the attire covers the breasts and the other part covers the groin and part of or the entire buttocks, leaving an uncovered area between the two. Merriam–Webster describes the bikini as "a woman's scanty two-piece bathing suit" or "a man's brief swimsuit". It is often worn in hot weather, while swimming or sunbathing. The shapes of both parts of a bikini resemble women's underwear, and the lower part can range from revealing thong or g-string to briefs. While two-piece bathing suits had been worn on the beach before, the modern bikini was invented by French engineer Louis Réard in 1946. He named it after Bikini Atoll in the Pacific, the site of the Operation Crossroads nuclear weapon tests in July that year. The bikini is perhaps the most popular female beachwear around the globe, according to French fashion historian Olivier Saillard due to "the power of women, and not the power of fashion". As he explains, "The...
Mark Wordsmith posted the Blog
on Aug 25, 2013 , 08:27 pm
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Lingerie and lounge wear plays an important role in woman's wardrobe. In fact, they are a necessity for every woman. Nowadays, they are available in various styles and designs to meet the distinct requirements of women. Online shopping is a perfect way to buy buy them because there you will get more options to choose the best piece. Some common types of lingerie and lounge wear are discussed below.1. Nightwear for women: Online shopping for nightwear for women would give you access to more »