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Score one for maturity!
With the hot days of summer squarely in our sights, lots of people are feverishly preparing for the inevitability of bathing suit season. But with all the ill-advised crash dieting and uptick in gym memberships, has anyone had time to sit back and ponder where the strips of fabric to which we have become seasonally enslaved actually come from? Turns out the modern bikini is, after a fashion, named after the first atomic bomb. Kinda.
Happy July 4th weekend, Styleite readers! While others may be gearing up to celebrate Independence Day, we have something else swimming through our minds: bikinis! So in case you need some inspiration for what to wear to the beach, or at the pool, or simply love looking at gorgeous people in awesome swimsuits, here is our list of 10 of the most memorable moments in swimsuit history.
In the early days of flying, and even well into the 80s, airplane attendants — who were largely female — had to be young, hot, and skinny. The thought process went something like this: to keep the flyers happy, we’ll surround them with sexy women. But when hiring hotties turned into weigh ins and sexually abusive tactics, this all came to a halt. But one Russian airline has taken a huge leap backwards for women who fought for the objectification of women in the workplace — specifically on flights — to end.
Need to restock your closet for the summer? From dresses to accessories to shoes – and even awesome bags to tote it all around in – our list of affordable summer essentials will have you covered.