Micheline Bernardini shows the first bikini at the Molitor pool in Paris on July 5, 1946. Photo: AFP

70 years of the bikini, the women who made it hot and the Hong Kong designers celebrating

As the famous two-piece swimsuit reaches a milestone, we look at its history and talk with two fashion designers about how it helped them make it big

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Micheline Bernardini shows the first bikini at the Molitor pool in Paris on July 5, 1946. Photo: AFP
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