The story of how bathing suit has changed - this is a story of emancipation and liberation from the bans and strict morality. The website newsyou.info shows how the swimsuits have changed during the years.
The first swimsuits appeared in the ancient times. As for the 19th century, first women were allowed to swim in the lower dress, not even baring their hands. Gradually, women were allowed to take off their shoes and to bare hands.