A bandeaukini alternatively called a bandini  is a bandeau top no straps going over the shoulders worn with any bikini bottom. Retrieved August 29, The Very First Bikini". Carrie Fisher, Return of the Jedi. Retrieved September 17, The swimsuit was declared sinful by the Vatican and was banned in Spain, Portugal and Italy, three countries neighboring France, as well as Belgium and Australia, and it remained prohibited in many US states. Her figure remained in vogue in the 21st century.
In Europe, year-old Brigitte Bardot wore scanty bikinis by contemporary standards in the French film Manina, la fille sans voiles "Manina, the girl unveiled". For most parts of the Middle East , bikinis are either banned or is highly controversial. I'm sure the male spectators love it, but I find it a little bit offensive. This page was last edited on 25 December , at Women's swimwear of the s and s incorporated increasing degrees of midriff exposure.
It was a state of mind. The tankini is a swimsuit combining a tank top and a bikini bottom. Photographs of Bernardini and articles about the event were widely carried by the press. Men's bikinis can have high or low side panels, and string sides or tie sides.
Retrieved August 28, Goddesses in Ancient India first ed. It'll live on forever. The term is inspired by the word bikini. Much of the interest was because of the sex appeal of bikini-clad players along with their athletic ability. Lal; Kate Fortune The bikini line delineates the part of a woman's pubic area to be covered by the bottom part of a bikini, which means any pubic hair visible beyond the boundaries of a swimsuit.