Just got turned on to Rudi Gernreich who was apparently really into unisex hairless looks and invented the thong bathing suit. He is also the inventor of the monokini, the pubikini, and red pepper soup! What a guy! Thanks Antoinette! See zillions of pics in The Rudi Gernreich Book.
Coco Chanel: The French fashion designer Coco Chanel ruled over Parisian haute couture for almost six decades. Famous for her now-classic innovations were the Chanel suit, costume jewelry, and the little black dress.