Believing women should be more daring, Reard created a bathing costume
using no more than 30 inches of fabric.
But despite both of them having behaved wetter than a haddocks bathing costume
, there wasnt a bloke sitting at home who didnt secretly feel for the luckless ex-di Marco brother from Albert Square.
As a schoolboy I spent many happy hours gazing in Jack Hatfield's sports shop window in Newton Street, where, alongside all the sports equipment I longed to possess, was a wondeful photo of Jack in his famous black bathing costume
, surrounded by some of his many swimming tophies.
People hired the tents for the day and inside you would change into your bathing costume
so you could swim in the sea.
The girl, who was wearing a pink bathing costume
with white spots, had been playing in the park's busy splash pad area.
A busy summer's day at Southport paddling pool in | |1926 with straw boaters aplenty and, inset, a glamorous - if impractical - Edwardian bathing costume
Her risque outfits often cause a media frenzy, but singer Rihanna features in a relatively demure one-piece bathing costume
in the latest phase of a campaign to highlight the charms of her home country of Barbados.
The name of the revealing male bathing costume
made famous by Sacha Baron Cohen in his Borat film is joined by other new words from modern technology.
The men along with Ruth, take a well deserved trip to the seaside where they get the chance to let their hair down and don an unflattering Edwardian bathing costume
Rachel, 32, was snapped popping out of her bathing costume
in Las Vegas with her sister Jackie and friends.
Which is plainly daft because the first good day of summer sunshine won't send us all scurrying out for a 300 quid bathing costume
and a new packet of knotted hankies.
In a summer wetter than a mermaid's bathing costume
, the bowlers held sway.
I had done modelling for him in my ballet clothes and also in a bathing costume
," says Hazel, from Cyncoed, Cardiff.
No, her dread was of changing into her angel-blue bathing costume
and cap in the back seat of the car - without revealing a suggestion of wicked flesh to the peeping-toms, whom she was convinced were lurking in the sand-dunes with their binoculars at the ready.
It is officially 60 years since French engineer Louis Reard and fashion designer Jacques Heim decided that what sun worshipping women needed was a bathing costume
that allowed them to tan their stomachs.