Archived from the original on September 27, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Artwork dating back to the Diocletian period AD in Villa Romana del Casale , Sicily , excavated by Gino Vinicio Gentili in , depicts women in garments resembling bikinis in mosaics on the floor. The costume was made of brass and was so uncomfortable that actress Carrie Fisher described it as "what supermodels will eventually wear in the seventh ring of hell. It modeled by Micheline Bernardini , on July 5, , the name for his design borrowing from the Bikini Atoll , where post-war testing on the atomic bomb were taking place. Rayon was used in the s in the manufacture of tight-fitting swimsuits,  but its durability, especially when wet, proved problematic,  with jersey and silk also sometimes being used. Views Read Edit View history.
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Kaylie. Age: 22.
History of the bikini
By the s, necklines plunged at the back, sleeves disappeared and sides were cut away and tightened. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Bikinis. Archived from the original on August 30,