The Evolution of the Swimsuit

Jessica Rey, founder of Rey Swimwear, addresses modesty. Her brand’s slogan is “Who says it has to be itsy bitsy?” Outlining the history of the bikini, Rey examines the “power” associated with wearing a bikini. Rey uses Princeton research to ultimately endorse modesty. She explains that it has more to do with respect than trying to cover up or hide one’s body.

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Fitch, Please

Ellen Degeneres responds to the Abercrombie & Fitch CEO, who had recently announced that they were stopping sales of women’s clothing over the size 10.  She refutes his reasoning that those people aren’t cool enough to shop in his store by explaining beauty or “coolness” is not found within a number. What you look like does not define you. The most important thing is that you are happy and healthy.

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