Some Swimwear Plays Peekaboo. A Monokini Shows What These Women Don’t Want To Hide.

Traditional swimwear just wasn’t up to the job for proud breast cancer survivors heading to the beach. So a group of Finnish fashion designers got together to create something eye-poppingly new and fun that plays on our ideas of beauty and nudity while imagining a solution for these women.

Virve

Elina

Sirpa

Camilla

Solja

Milsse

Marjaana

Reeta

Katja

Kristina

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These photographs were taken by Pinja Valja for the Monokini 2.0 project. They’re used by permission. The original idea for the Monokini 2.0 project is by Elina Halttunen, PhD, and the artistic director for the project is the art duo Tärähtäneet ämmät, aka Nutty Tarts. Like Monokini 2.0 on Facebook, where you can follow their efforts to raise funding for manufacturing their awesome swimwear.

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