The ultimate record of what we're saying and how we're saying it Archived October 5,at the Wayback Machine. What do I mean? The sling bikini also known as sling-kinionepiecekini or sling swimsuit is an unbroken suit, technically one-piece, which resembles a bikini bottom with the side straps extending upwards to cover the breasts and go over the shoulders, or encircling the neck while a second set of straps pass around the midriff also known as pretzel bikini or pretzel swimsuit. Costumes are regulation "posing trunks" bikini briefs for both men and women. As with the bra and other type of lingerie, manufacturers of the last quarter of the century marketed panty styles that were designed primarily for their sexual allure.
Microkinis keep the wearer just within legal limits of decency and fill a niche between nudism and conservative swimwear.
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The term men's bikini is sometimes used to describe swim briefs. Certain types of underwear are described as bikini underwear and designed for men and women. Retrieved March 29, According to Beth Dincuff Charleston, research associate at the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "The bikini represents a social leap involving body consciousness, moral concerns, and sexual attitudes. You look like a s pinup. Retrieved May 8, Archived from the original on January 8,