Summer is almost here — NOT! But Spring Break is right around the corner! Instead of dusting off that old bikini I think it’s time to step up your game and try something new. Thankfully I have done all the work for you and found the best companies out there and the latest styles and patterns make you the beach goddess you were meant to be!
This collection is the ultimate luxury. No matter your size, you can feel like a beach goddess in Aguaclara’s 2013 collection. The fabric is supple and breathable and each style can be customized to your unique body type with an array of tops, bottoms, tankinis and one-pieces. Suit sells for $160 at www.aguaclara-swimwear.com
You are a modern woman — now start looking the part! Sheesh! Thanks to Guria Beachwear you can stroll along the beach in the latest prints, styles, and colors. Scratch the basic bikini off your list — I can’t describe it, but Guria makes these little adjustments like straps on the sides of their bottoms that make the look so chic! Available locally at Intimacy in the Prudential Center on Huntington Ave in Boston.
This is for my party girls! A little bit girl next door and a little bit rock n’ roll — this is something Audrina Partridge would wear in all her glorious perfection! Swimwear from Fortune 421 will ignite the bad girl in us all so we are ready for that next wild trip to South Beach. I fell in love with the Black Betty style which is classic and chic! This black & white polka dot bikini is a saucy bandeau with a little black thole peaking out of the top! Play on ladies! $120 for both the top and bottom.
Envy Push Up ® Shirred Tankini & Adjustable Scoop
Is there anyone out there like me who feels like they are embracing a whole new body during swim season? My day to day push-up bra wearing self can’t figure out where my boobs go when I step into a bathingsuit! Thanks to The Envy Push Up® Shirred Tankini swimsuit the ladies will be sitting high and tight and you will be looking fabulous! The slight ruching covers all the right areas, but still accentuates your sexy side. Additionally, the Adjustable Scoop swimsuit bottoms can go from demure to daring with the pull of the side ties. Available at www.vodaswim.com for $127.
Kardashian Kollection Jewelry Print
Secretly, or not so secretly we all want to be Kardashians. Those girls just have it going on. Whether they are anything more is a whole different thing entirely. Their sense of style and emerging trends is spot on and that is no exception to their 2013 Kardashian Kollection Swimwear line. The jewelry print suit is perfect parts luxury and functionality. For just $54, this won’t break the bank yet will make you look like you are ready for a video shoot on someones yacht. Kanye perhaps? And isn’t that how life is supposed to be! Swing by Sears or Sears.com and start living the luxe life asap!
This Summer, it’s all about the electric hues and fringe details at the beach. Wrap yourself in the Fringe Benefits bikini from Kandy Wrappers Swimwear in the brightest Coral, Seafoam Green and Electric Blue colors! These two-pieces not only offer the most form flattering designs with their signature scrunched bottom detail, they are also affordable with every bikini retailing at under $100!
Gorgeous Gathered Bandeau One-Piece Swimsuit
Can we finally find some swimwear with shaping technology that aren’t reminiscent of a freaking wetsuit? Yes! You might not feel ready to bare it all in a bikini, but thanks to the Anne Cole Control suit — you won’t feel like a old lady in a one-piece. This uniquely engineered swimsuit with targeted compression panels highlights your assets while discretely masking any trouble spots you have. It can be your little secret! Flatten & contour your figure in comfortable control! Available in purple or black for $124 at www.bareneccessities.com
Natural Curves Halter Top & Hip Hugger Bottom
This suit from Leonisa caught my eye immediately! Black and white is always a classic mix, and adding a pop of color is a great way give this look a little tropical flair. I describe this look being perfect for the “hot athlete” — you know those girls, they can play beach volley ball all day in the heat and look like a million bucks. And if your body isn’t 100% beach ready, this cut is flattering on many people — especially those boy short bottoms! Too cute! To purchase this little gem visit www.leonisa.com and for $55 this is yours! Also comes in a pink / peach colored one!
Betty Designs Starfish Sexy Back Swimsuit
I never knew a starfish could be so badass! Love the funky patterns from Betty Designs. This is the perfect suit for the athlete! I can imagine myself in this suit doing a triathlon and coming off of my run and jumping into the water with this little number on. It exudes confidence and power and is great for a women who wants to be able to function in this suit — and also be eye candy without trying to hard! This suit brings sexy back in either a one piece or sporty two piece for $90.
You are a sun goddess. THAT’S RIGHT! Your body is a work of art… so what is a girl to do other than adorn it with fine things? Well, I have finally found a suit that will do just the trick! Meet the Beach Bunny from Vida Soleil available in black and white for $139. It has great intricate details including gold chains paired with turquoise accents giving it a Grecian coastal feel. Girl, you need to grab this little number and do what you do best — make the boys heads turn as you lounge by the pool!