Pistol Panties ‘Anita' Bling-Kini is Covered in Swarovski Crystals

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Apr 26, 2009   Updated: Jun 8 2011 • References: selfridges & luxist
This Pistol Panties 'Anita' maillot swimsuit is covered in 5,000 Swarovski crystals and is absolutely not fit for swimming. It's a bling-kini in the truest sense of the word, with ties behind the neck and a thin beaded gold rope that connects the top and bottom.

I can't imagine the blinding effect this Pistol Panties 'Anita' swimsuit would make poolside on a bright summer afternoon!

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