May 09, 2012

Bikini

bikini |biˈkēnē|noun ( pl. -nis )a very brief two-piece swimsuit for women.• (also bikinis) scanty underpants.ORIGIN 1940s: named after Bikini , where an atomic bomb was exploded in 1946 (because of the supposed [explosive] effect created by the garment).
BOTTEGA VENETA Basket-print bandeau bikini


CHARLIE BY MATTHEW ZINK Paulina crossover-back bikini

EMILIO PUCCI Printed bikini

ETRO Paisley-print halterneck bikini

JETS BY JESSIKA ALLEN WHITE LABEL Sensations collared bikini

LA PERLA Plissé On The Beach B-cup bikini

MARA HOFFMAN Printed lace-up bikini

MELISSA ODABASH Odabash & Macdonald St Kitts triangle bikini

MELISSA ODABASH Trinidad bandeau bikini

PRET-A-SURF Printed halterneck bikini

YVES SAINT LAURENT High-waisted bandeau bikini

BABAJAAN Tamara embellished triangle bikini
Courtesy of net-a-porter.com