17 Swimwear Options to Make You Feel Confident This Summer
  • June 13, 2018
  • Contrary to what you may believe, feeling great in a bathing suit isn’t a matter of what your body looks like, but how well the suit suits you. All women deserve flattering swimwear! You just have to find it.

    Luckily, I did all the searching for you. Whether you are trying to find swimwear to enhance, conceal, be active in, or just something that fits perfectly—here are some swimwear options you are going to love.

    Modcloth Daylight Dip One-Piece Swimsuit in Nautical

    This suit is the perfect happy medium between a one and two piece. As an hourglass, I can personally attest to the shape enhancing magic of Modcloth.

     Modcloth Daylight suit

    Modcloth Sunrise Swim Halter and High-Waisted Bottom

    Whether you are planning a friendly game of beach volleyball or showing cleavage just isn’t your thing—this is the two-piece for you. The high-waisted bottoms are also a good insurance policy against a wardrobe malfunction.

    Modcloth sunrise 

    Lilly Pulitzer Salsa Bikini

    With its bright classic print, Lilly Pulitzer’s bandeau Salsa Bikini puts a smile on your face while taking away your worries about tan lines. The classic tie bottom prevents dreaded hip dip.

     Lilly Pulitzer

    Old Navy Underwire Halter Swim Tops

    Most of the time, underwire swimwear just looks like a bra. So this full coverage halter, which is available in several prints and patterns, is a nice surprise. Old Navy also has lots of choices for mix and match bottoms including boy shorts, board shorts, bikinis, and even skirts.

    Old Navy swimsuit 

    Boden Rinella Bikini

    This tropical print bandeau halter gives a little extra support. The tassel tie bottoms make this suit extra fun.

     Boden swimsuit

    Trina Turk Bouquet Floral Off Shoulder Bikini Set

    Know for her bright but sophisticated prints, Trina Turk makes some of the cutest swimwear around. This off the shoulder top conceals your upper arms (if that’s something you want to do) and enhances your bust. The tie bottom is slightly high waisted but still below the belly button.

    Trina Turk swimwear options 

    Bandit Swimwear Capri Illusion One Piece In Dark Chocolate & Rose

    Long sleeves are a really big trend this year, but so many long sleeved suits are missing the va-va-voom. Not this one… With a deep v and criss cross strap, Bandit’s backless suit transforms you into a total beach babe.

    Bandit swimsuit 

    Koa Swim Havana One Piece

    This one-piece suit is fully reversible, so it’s really like having two. It’s also so versatile you can also wear it with shorts or a skirt. Make the Havana the most stylish space saver on your next trip.

    Koa swimsuit Koa Swimsuit

    duskii Farrah Long Sleeve Bikini Suit

    Say “bye” to boring wetsuits. Whether you are surfing or concerned about sun protection (the fabric is UPF 50+), you’ll want to wear this on the beach all day long.

     Duskii swimsuit

    Black Beach Worthmont

    The Worthmont bikini feels like activewear with a full-coverage top and high waisted bottoms. But with a super modern fabric and available in solid white, black and grey, there is nothing retro about this suit. 

    Worthmont swimsuit

    Reset Swimwear Bella Bikini

    With a flower print, this bralette style bikini top has adjustable straps to create a perfect fit. The tie bottoms also help make this two-piece one easy choice for all body types. 

    Reset swimsuit

    Bando Ruffle Heart Bikini

    Bando officially has the cutest bikini you’ll see all summer. With sweet bottoms to match, the trendy one shoulder top has padded cups and ruffles. The heart print adds some extra sunshine to your already sunny day.

     Bando swimwear options

    Summersalt Sidestroke Bikini

    If you describe yourself as “well-endowed,” you probably think you have to avoid one-shoulder swimwear. But the good news is you’re wrong. This Summersalt bikini top has lots of support. In several color block styles, you can pair it with your choice of bottoms. So all you have to do is find the most flattering combo.

     Summersalt Sidestroke bathing suit

    Crane & Lion

    If you like Crane & Lion’s activewear, you will love their new swimwear collection. The Halter Wrap bikini top is one of the signature styles of the summer, but this one is extra special because it has lots of support. The bottoms are a perfect medium coverage level because you’re showing what you’ve got on top.

     Crane and Lion swimsuit

    Just Fab High Waisted Ruffle Bikini

    You don’t have to be a member of Just Fab to look fab in their swimwear. Available in up to size 3X, this very affordable suit features a trendy banana leaf print and removable straps (so you can avoid tan lines). Solid black and pink prints are also available. You can even wear it with high waisted pants for a night out. No one will know it’s a bikini top.

     Just Fab swimsuit

    Shoe Dazzle

    Just Fab sister company Shoe Dazzle has expanded beyond footwear to apparel and swimwear. This Off Shoulder Tankini is really different than the other tankinis available this season and shows just enough skin. 

    Shoe Dazzle 

    Amanda Louise Custom Statement One Piece

    Make your own statement with this custom, but affordable suit by swimsuit competition champion Amanda Louise. Choose from six colors and four fonts. No matter what words you choose—this suit makes a statement about how fabulous you are.

    Amanda Louise custom swimsuit

    About Amanda Lauren

    Originally from New York City, Amanda Lauren currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband and their two dogs Milo and Lulu. Rarely seen in an actual gym, she is a group fitness enthusiast who enjoys Pilates (both East Coast and West Coast styles), spin, barre, power plates, yoga and her newest obsession, versa climbing. She will try any group fitness class at least once. When Amanda isn’t working out or trying to find the perfect pair of pink sneakers, she blogs about her adventures in fitness as well as fashion, lifestyle and beauty on ItsAmandaLauren.com.