That being said, more than 60 years ago today, the bikini was born. Sources say that it was just "recreated" as there was existence of early models thousands of years ago, but yes, for all intents and purposes, the bikini came to be way back in the 40s--and when it comes to swimwear, we've never looked back.
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How often do you buy a new swimsuit? Do you have a particular style that you gravitate toward?