28 Apr '15, 3am

Women in 19th century Greenland wore a very unusual undergarment

came to a head in January, when the reality-show star hit the slopes in Utah wearing a fur bikini—or “furkini,” as she dubbed it on Instagram. Designed by her husband, fellow fur enthusiast Kanye West , the garment might have been just another transparent grab for attention, if it wasn’t for the fact that it has actual historic precedent. On the website Atlas Obscura , writer Ella Morton describes a similar article of clothing, known as the naatsit , that was apparently all the rage among women in 19th Greenland.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/kim-kardashians-fur-bikini-might...

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