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If anyone knows what women want from a swimsuit, it’s Norwegian model-turned-designer Monica Hansen.

Monica Hansen showcases her swimwear at Hyde Bellagio, with help from model Joanna Krupa

March 29th, 2018

If anyone knows what women want from a swimsuit, it’s Norwegian model-turned-designer Monica Hansen.

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