Reard sentence example
- Louis Reard's bikini swimsuit had debuted a decade earlier to scandalous reception, but nevertheless, the design had caught on worldwide.
- Louis Reard's original bikini design was considered awfully daring in its day, but in the years since its debut, the bikini has undergone numerous design changes, shrinking to a sliver of its original size.
- French engineer Louis Reard actually filed the first patent for this two-piece design.
- Needing a catchy name for his product, Reard took the name of a small South Pacific atoll being used for A-bomb testing, and christened his new swimsuit design the Bikini.
- Rationing during the last years of WWII and the influence of a French engineer named Louis Reard would come together.Advertisement
- Reard drew inspiration for the design's name from atom bomb testing being carried out on a secluded South Pacific atoll and the "Bikini" was born.