In Spain, Benidorm played a similar role as Cannes. With swimsuits in a variety of cuts — from Brazilian to hipster and low to high — KAOHS Swim makes a swimsuit to flatter — and become the ultimate confidence booster for — every beach-going figure. In the 's women wore wool dresses on the beach that were made of up to 9 yards 8. Dorothy Lamour's The Hurricane also showed two-piece bathing suits. Despite the controversy, some in France admired "naughty girls who decorate our sun-drenched beaches". Because of the shocking effect from how revealing it was at the time, she got referred to by the joke nickname "Ursula Undress".
Ann. Age: 21.
Only women in the vanguard, mostly upper-class European women embraced it.
Karina. Age: 26.
Amateur photo: Voyeur Bikini Bridge
The bikini has boosted spin-off services like bikini waxing and the sun tanning industries. By the end of the decade a vogue for strapless styles developed, wired or bound for firmness and fit, along with a taste for bare-shouldered two-pieces called Little Sinners. Photographs from the after party of the press reception for Bikini Under The Bridge Despite the controversy, some in France admired "naughty girls who decorate our sun-drenched beaches".