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Get yourself a strapless swimsuit decorated with fringing for more fantasy or scalloped edges for an ultra-glamorous look! Bandeau bikini - Strapless. Two Piece Swimwear Bikini Tops. The bandeau bikini top has two main benefits. It eliminates those unsightly strap lines on your shoulders when you tan, and it also flatters your body shape.
If your body shape is somewhat straight, you can pick a bandeau with a ruched middle to give the look of a more shapely upper body. You can also show off your natural curves and enhance them with a bandeau bikini top. Browse our wide selection of bandeau bikini tops in different colors and styles. Some bandeau bikini tops also come with optional straps for added support when you need it, and they can simply be removed when you want an even tan.
Succumb to the bandeau swimsuit for a super-feminine look. It is commonly made from elastic material to stop it from slipping down, or is tied or pinned at the back or front. In the first half of the 20th century, a "bandeau" was a narrow band worn by women to bind the hair, or as part of a head-dress. The bandeau emerged as the top part of a two-piece swimsuit during the s.
In the s the bandeau incorporated foundation so as to structure or improve the contours of the body, while still retaining a relatively simple circle or band shape, emphasizing the bare midriff. Its popularity in swimwear declined during the string bikini era, but it reappeared in the s, especially with Spandex and other stretch fabric blends.
Side stays, v-wire in the center front, O-rings, and the twisted top are popular design elements. In modern sports and swimwear, a bandeau is a strapless garment worn around a woman's breasts. It may be fastened in the front or back or be sufficiently elastic so as not to need a fastener at all. A bandeau may come with a detachable halter strap, for extra support. A strapless bandeau, or tube top , was also worn as casual wear and sports wear starting in the s, and is sometimes worn as part of a sportswear ensemble.
Actress Halle Berry wore a bandeau with matching pants to the MTV Video Music Award , fueling the trend of wearing a bandeau top as an out-of-home dress. Wearing a bandeau to support a woman's breasts may date back to ancient Greece ,  where they were called apodesmos Greek: It consisted of a band of wool or linen that was wrapped across the breasts and tied or pinned at the back. As a silhouette the bandeau was also worn in Roman times. The mosaic features ten maidens who have been anachronistically dubbed the " Bikini Girls ".
In Pompeii , depictions of Venus wearing a bikini were discovered in the Casa della Venere,    in the tablinum of the House of Julia Felix ,  and in an atrium garden of Via Dell'Abbondanza. In the s the term was applied to a simply shaped brassiere , usually of a soft fabric and delicate trimmings providing little support or shaping.
The design was patented in in the United States by Edgar Guggenheim and resembled the contours and wrapping effects of the scultetus binder used in hospitals. When the "boyish" silhouette went out of fashion, the word "brassiere" or later "bra" became the term for more shapely support garments.
The term bandeau also refers to the thin headband traditionally worn—until recently—underneath and supporting the veil by the nuns of many Catholic religious institutes.
Bandeau tops blow all other tops out of the water. These bust-accentuating tops twist and cinch in the middle, providing a sassy, eye-catching design. These bust-accentuating tops twist and cinch in the middle, providing a sassy, eye-catching design. Bandeau Swimsuits for Women at Macy's come in all colors and sizes. Shop the latest collections of Bandeau bathing suits, swimwear, rash guards and cover ups from the popular swimwear brands and get ready for the beach season with Macy's! Free shipping for Macy'. ciproprescription.ga: bandeau bathing suit top. Sexy women's swim secret bandeau swim top. Keep the straps when you OMKAGI Women's 2 Pieces Bandeau Bikini Swimsuits Off Shoulder High Waist Bathing Suit High Cut. by OMKAGI. $ - $ $ 12 $ .