Lost in the kerfuffle of kids getting the wrong One Direction presents for Christmas was news that one member of One Direction himself received a very memorable Yuletide gift:

there goes that. Without any photos, our largest question about this gift—namely, what exactly is a mankini?—must go unanswered. Or does it? We've taken the liberty to mock up the various types of swimsuit known as a a "mankini," to see which one suits Niall the best:

THE WEIGHTLIFTER MANKINI:

THE JAMES BOND MANKINI:

THE BORAT MANKINI:

Which one is your favorite, Directioners?

[Sugarscape]