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.
Solid and Striped Bikini, US$178
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.
Solid and Striped Bikini Top, US$88 (S$119.47)
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.
Solid and Striped Bikini Top, US$78
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.
RYE Bikini, US$105
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.
South Beach Swimsuit, $60.34