As thoughts turn to the promise of vacations, it’s time we reconsider our holiday swimwear game. The glamour of the retro-printed swimsuit feels about right again, and we’re ready to get on board with the gelato-hued two-pieces, nostalgic candy stripes and whimsical florals.
These uber-adorable swimsuits are guaranteed to leave a spell under the sun; they’re cheeky, fun and zesty in spirit. Cue the humble-bragging on Instagram as we pose against the strategically poised sunset, poolside pina coladas, and of course, in one of these covetable babies. Wait no further and shop our edit on the best swimwear to own here.
This elegant one-piece has a classic scoop neckline and modish ribbed details for an extra flattering cut. The colour-blocked belt gives this piece a youthful mod aesthetic with its punchy stripes and pleasing contrast.
The 60s’ just called – they want their swimsuit back. But we’re not giving in just yet, this sexy mod bikini is just too adorable to resist. With a figure-flattering high-waisted bottom and a streamlined bikini top, this soon-to-be-trending piece is a sizzling summer staple rendered perfect for all pin-up girls at heart.
Channel your inner sporty Bond Girl with this two-piece that’s aptly inspired by Ursula Andress herself in the James Bond Dr. No (1963) movie. Just as much as we’d like to look to the future for sartorial trends, this bikini gives us a reason to covet a piece of fashion history with its flattering seams and red-hot cut.
You had us at ‘polka dots‘. Riding off the spotty trend, this one-piece has pastel dots plastered all over it. It even has a risque cutout on the sides and front, with cheeky twisted knots to add playfulness to the design.
This delicate camisole top has a contrast smocking and tie spaghetti straps. Our favourite part? It’s on-trend ruffle detail. For an effortless feminine look, pair this number with a diaphanous beach skirt — you can even wear it out for brunch if you’d wish!
Sporting a triangle shape, colour-blocking details and a contrasting stripe band, this bikini is bold and playful. Not only will you be catching some waves in this stunning number, you’re also guaranteed to catch some envious gazes at the same time.
You’ll be the belle of the beach while you soak up the sun in this tomato red off-shoulder bikini with delicate buttons. It’s super on-trend, and you can even pull it off as a crop top when you layer a shawl or a maxi skirt over the classic-cut bikini bottom.
When it comes to this dainty two-piece bikini, the devil’s in the details. Featuring a sun-kissed fern print in beautiful autumnal colours, this bikini with charming fringe sleeves and back tie detail stands out from the norm.
With an alluring V-neck cut and chain detailing on the straps, this bandeau bikini falls right into the S/S’18 trend of embellished straps. Perfect for petite frames, this ribbed fabric swimsuit pulls off sexy and chic at the same time.
The retro sixties girl needs candy stripes, bold mod colours, and a classy silhouette. This number packs all of that, with modern graphics and an unexpected — but mostly appreciated — sexy lattice back detailing.