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Cherries on Top: Emerging Swimwear Designer Isha Webb on ModCloth

Isha Webb may have started as a bridal designer, but this San Diego talent clearly has a knack for essential summer gear, too.

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Vintage Sexism: All Eyes on Suit

When you don a bathing suit, you’re usually getting ready to wade in the ocean or lie in the sun. A bathing suit is the most comfortable way to get poolside, right? In these ads from the 1920s through the …

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Obsolete Fashion: A Brief (and Modest) History of the Bathing Suit

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Images (Left to right): Vicfun.blogspot.com and Fuzzylizzie

With the introduction of railways in the early 1800s, the seaside emerged as a popular destination for vacationers from all classes. Still, modesty ruled the Victorian era, and ladies would wade onto the …

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Why, Hello There, Handsome: An Interview with We Are Handsome

In this day and age, convincing women to ditch their teeny weenie string bikinis for a traditional one-piece is a near-impossible mission. But you’ll find that swimwear designers Jeremy Somers and Indhra Chagoury are quite persuasive.

Running under the name …

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The Swimsuit Conundrum: Finding the Perfect Bathing Suit Online

When summer rolls around, many of us would rather crawl under our desks than brave bathing suit season. But have no fear! We’re here to help conquer those anxieties. Here are a few tips to consider when shopping for a

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