Daniel Craig behind trend for budgie smugglers among 50-year-olds

Daniel Craig behind trend for budgie smugglers among 50-year-olds

What have you done Daniel Craig is behind trend for budgie smugglers among men in their late fifties

12:20 PM on 25th August 2011

Ahead of his time At just 46, Daniel Craig falls outside the usual target audience for tiny trunks - but with his impressive physique he pulls them off

Ahead of his time At just 46, Daniel Craig falls outside the usual target audience for tiny trunks – but with his impressive physique he pulls them off

Peter Stringfellow wears the briefest of trunks on the beach At 77, Giorgio Armani still has a body to be envied by many a younger man

Brief encounter: Peter Stringfellow, right, exercises his right to bear cheeks at the beach, while at 77, Giorgio Armani proves that he still has a body to envy

Justin Bieber in a pair of youthful board shorts Representing the youth, David Beckham wears boardshorts on the beach in Malibu

Representing the youth: Justin Bieber, left, and David Beckham choose boardshorts over budgie-smugglers for the beach