Undisputed star of the beaches, the iconic swimsuit is covered with glory in stripping the biggest stars of the cinema… Express projection of these swimsuits that have a flat screen.
The one-piece swimsuit, (r) destined to become a summer classic, to the seductive bikini whose stylistic fame is more to do, the (sub) swimwear had a place in the Sun by multiplying the depictions in movies and public appearances Halo by the light of flashbulbs.
Thus, the Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte bardot and other Elizabeth Taylor unleashed the passions by wearing the Jersey, sometimes on the beaches, sometimes on the shootings, taking lascivious poses. Back to the images.
The Legendary One Piece
Until 1960, the swimsuit one-piece has the main role of a summer wardrobe in propagation. Under the yoke of a still prude mode, the swimsuit one-piece manages to free the arms and legs to tanning operations, in vogue since the 1920s.
With clean lines and neutral tones, the one-piece tree by Sophia Loren, Jeanne Moreau, or even Romy Scheider advocates a simplicity of style, resolutely present.
Audrey Hepburn, mistress of the elegances, opts for the eccentricity of the sixties with a budding flower model with a cap adorned with petals.
Less whimsical but just as glamorous, the swimsuit draped Grace Kelly and the model to asymmetric cuts of a Bette Davis ahead of his time.
The Iconic Bikini
It takes 50 years to get the sulfur bikini passed by the movie stars. It’s the iconic Brigitte Bardot that launches the stylistic alert by wearing a shirt two-piece print flowered on the Carlton beach during the Cannes Film Festival in 1953. And true gaze of trends, it will be followed by Marilyn Monroe or Ava Gardner who very quickly, ringardisent a one-piece.
Became the idol of the swimwear, bikini marks a break with the previous generation, and launched the career of many actresses such as Ursula Andress and Raquel Welch who themselves are decked out in their best assets by wearing a belted and model immaculate for one color and a “Legend” bright orange for another bikini. Mythical.
See the stars of the film in a swimsuit in the slideshow in homeagerly.