The pareo is the Tahitian word for a wraparound skirt. Debbie Katz Pareos, wrap skirts and tie skirts are the perfect one-piece or bikini cover-ups, Each bikini wrap, can be utilized as mini short dress, half skirt, bathing suit cover-up, and more. They're perfect for a quick cover up ach pareo is a unique work of art, favored by hula halaus worldwide!