Gernreich later created the lesser known pubikini.
According to Anne-Marie Blondeau, marketing and communications coordinator for swimwear company Maillot Baltex, "There was a lot of swimsuits that looked like dresses and skirts, so when you think about skirtinis in that sense, yes it seems old
Sexy Micro Bikini
The website Bikini Science identifies 30 different types of bikini bottoms that vary in style, cut and the amount of rear coverage they offer.
Fashion adviser Malia Mills has two basic criteria to check the material-it does not wrinkle into a bundle at the back, and nothing "falls out" when picking a towel or raising the arms. The trikini appeared briefly indefined as "a handkerchief and two small saucers.