Posts tagged "bathing suit"

The “Tata Top” Bikini Brings Us One Step Closer To Nipple Equality

If you're in favor of #FreeTheNipple, but don't feel like getting arrested for going topless, we have a solution: The "Tata Top," a bikini top with nipples printed on the cups. While men get to prance around with their big, hairy nips enjoying the summer…
By: Katie Oldenburg / June 26, 2014

Must Haves: 7 Sassy One-Piece Swimsuits For Under $40

I do a lot of bathing suit browsing, but I have yet to replace my worn out swimsuits. Ever notice how some pool decks and bottoms have a grainy finish leaving your swimsuit bottom with a patch of snags? My favorite one piece is suffering from scuffled butt. If you too are i…
By: Sophie Leon / June 11, 2014

A Review Of The New Satanic Bikini

Designed for "the slightly satanic fire-and-brimstone fashionista,” as Metal Insider says, this pentagram bathing suit let's you feel the burning sting of sin (or the sun, whatever) for only $49. You can't get to hell for cheaper than that! Designed to please ... slightly confused Satanic sun-worshipers; dyslexic star fa…
By: Julie Gerstein / May 28, 2013

Style 911: “Help Me Find Farrah Abraham’s Swimsuit!”

I realize this post was not meant to be inspirational, but can someone PLEASE tell me where on earth that swimsuit is from? I kind of love it. I would look nothing like this in it but I still want one!  -- TheFriskyFan The heart wants what it wants, and if you…
By: Julie Gerstein / May 10, 2013

8 Swimsuits That Will Make You Want To Crawl Back Into Your Winter Coat

Don't let the shitty weather fool you. According to most major women's clothing purveyors, it is bathing suit season. Maybe it's on account of it being "Spring Breakers" all over the place ("sprang break! sprang break! sprang break!"), but a surprising portion of this year's swimsuits seem to be rather tickety-tackety. But don't take our…
By: Julie Gerstein / April 15, 2013

Check Out Glenn Close’s Svelte New Beach Bod!

Just kidding! This is obviously not actually Glenn Close's body, but merely a strange photo opp that took place during Sunday night's Emmy Awards. A lot of weird stuff goes on backstage at the Emmys -- and there are tons of personal gifting suites, so that rich people who can afford anything are able to…
By: Julie Gerstein / September 24, 2012

Happy Birthday Teeny Bikini

Today is the 65th anniversary of the bikini, a tortuous little item of clothing devised by a Frenchman named Louis Réard. Aptly named for the testing grounds of the Atomic Bomb, the bikini revolutionized swimwear for millions of women. Happy birthday bikini!
By: Julie Gerstein / July 5, 2012

Would You Ever Wear A Vintage Bathing Suit?

My mother has a special face she displays when I show her my latest vintage finds. It says, That's cute, but how could you ever wear someone else's clothes? No amount of laundering is enough for her when it comes to my pre-owned finds, because it's already soiled with the first owner's issues. While I…
By: Bianca Posterli / July 30, 2010

Bathing Suiting Up For The Beach, 1952 Style

Bathing suit season is over after the weekend, but it will live forever in our memories— especially these hot haute couture cuties from 1952. This vid proves gold lame is a timeless poolside classic! And this here lady even beat Princess Leia too it.
By: Simcha / September 4, 2009

Quick Pic: Thomas Voorn Bathing Suit (…We Think?)

Thomas Voorn likes to think of fashion as a conceptual tool to create art and images, and as part of it he's photographed a dude in a floral print...Speedo? Banana hammock? It's a sort of mix of the two that we've never seen before. Either way, it's an I'm-very-comfortable-with-my-sexuality swimsuit. We're okay with that. […
By: Leonora Epstein / June 22, 2009

How To Look Good In A Swimsuit

The weekend’s finally here! And in the summer time, that can only mean one thing, it’s time to put on your bathing suit and hit the beach, pool, backyard, hood of a car…whatevs, you’re getting into a swatch of spandex and it’s time to show off! How to look your best in a bikini may…
By: Simcha / July 21, 2008

The Mankini: Hot or Not?

Men have many options when it comes to showing some skin this summer: board shorts, classic speedos, spandex hot pants, banana hammocks, and now the mankini. While Borat and John Mayer have made the mankini a laughing stock in lime green, at the recent Alexander McQueen menswear show in Milan, the…
By: Simcha / July 2, 2008