A bikini is a two piece womens swimsuit that looks something like a bra and underpants.
Bikinis are usually worn during the hot weather of the summer season for swimming or sunbathing.
Legend has it that the bikini was invented by Louis Reard in 1946 and named after the Bikini Atoll
in the Pacific Ocean where nuclear weapons were tested. There are many styles of bikini: string bikini,
thong bikini, slingshot bikini, bandini, Brazilian bikini, minimini bikini, teardrop bikini, macro bikini,
tankini, camikini and others. Bikini tops are sold in different cuts and styles: halter neck, strapless
bandeau, push-up, triangle cup, etc. Bikini bottoms also come in various cuts and styles: briefs, shorts,
briefs with skirt panel, thong, V-cut, French cut, low-cut string, boy short, etc.
Online stores that specialize in swimwear or stores with a swimwear departments frequently have coupons,
discounts, special offers, promotions, sales for a wide range of swimsuit styles including the bikini.