100 years of men’s swimwear since 1915, featuring the man model Matty Watts. Click here to see our favourite costumes.
BUDGIE smugglers, an Australian term used since the 1980s to refer to close-fitting swimming trunks, is included in the latest update of the Oxford English Dictionary. A jocular reference to a man’s tight-fitting swimming costume or swimsuit appearing as if he has a budgerigar concealed inside it, ie. his bulging genitals. Budgie Smuggler