Latest Swimsuits Stories

2010-07-15 07:54:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frederick's of Hollywood is excited to announce the debut of a sexy new collection of swimwear, "Hollywood Sizzle Pool. Party. Swim.(TM)" launching at stores in summer 2011.

2010-04-20 13:02:00

NEW YORK, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Attention Cosmo girls: what happens in Vegas might actually be seen around the world! On Monday, May 24, Cosmopolitan will host its third annual Bikini Bash at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV, presented by NIVEA.

2010-02-28 23:01:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Lane Bryant makes it easy to reach for the beach with a breakthrough collection introducing their private label swimwear.

2009-10-29 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past eight years, Freshpair.com has been helping women look slim and sleek with an extensive shapewear department. Women have had push-up bras and shapewear for years.

2009-10-26 12:20:00

BANGOR, Maine, October 26 /PRNewswire/ -- - Black Sea Yields Swell of Feminine Riches A boost to online dating and the world of beauty pageants was recently had in the virtual sphere.

2009-08-13 16:03:08

Britain's Alton Towers theme park says it is considering revisions to its dress code amid a rise in popularity of revealing Speedo swimwear for men. Rachael Lockitt, public relations manager with the Alton, England, theme park said managers are discouraging male patrons from wearing Speedos and may consider a full ban if the fashion choice continues to be an issue, Sky News Online reported Thursday. With the heat wave over the weekend, we saw a big increase in men wearing tight Speedos,...

2009-08-03 12:35:31

Organizers of a British attempt at a world record for the most bikini-clad women photographed in one place say their bid failed when a paltry 42 women came out. Debbie Reynolds, 23, said the turnout at the Southend-on-Sea, England, beach was far less than the 1,924 women needed to break the world record, The Daily Telegraph reported Monday. It was sunny and everything, so we thought we'd get a good turnout, but it was very sad when we realized that 42 was the grand total, she said.

2009-07-31 15:35:18

The Switzerland-based international governing body for the professional swimming world, FINA, says it will ban polyurethane suits starting Jan.

2009-07-20 17:01:19

A nearly-nude cyclist, dubbed the Classy Tallahassee Bikini Bicyclist, in the Florida capital has become a bona fide local celebrity, residents say. A Facebook group dedicated to the Bikini Cyclist -- real name Richard Irby, 55 -- has gathered more than 1,000 members, and numerous fans turned out at a recent meet-and-greet to meet the man behind the bicycle, the St.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.