British summer is unpredictable at best. So we always have to choose between opting for a staycation or flying away to sunnier climates. Whichever you choose you are definitely going to need a new swimwear look. Either for the pool parties in Ibiza or the paddling pool in the back garden. Bikini season is well and truly on its way. The high street stores are filled with an abundance of swimwear to decide between. So we have compiled the best swimwear looks that are currently on the high street to choose from.
Oranges, yellows and reds are huge this year. These bright colours have always been a summer staple but it seems like they are everywhere just now. Watch yourself stand out at the pool with these bright colours. There is a huge selection of tones on the high street so you will definitely find one to suit your complexion. Brights don’t need any fancy add ons as the colour is enough to make an impression while at the pool.
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It seems that animal print is season-less this year. It has made its way from winter straight through to bikini season. Splashed on a wide range of colours you are pretty much guaranteed to find one that you will like. Between bikinis, kaftans, beachwear and one pieces, you will find something with this trend that will suit you. So go on a walk on the wild side and treat yourself to a staple look this summer. If you are experimenting with this trend and don’t feel you can take the full plunge, then why don’t you dip your toe in and stay away from the louder ones.
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3. High Waisted Bottoms
High-Waisted bottoms on a swimsuit may have been popular back in the ’60s but it’s making a comeback with a vengeance. With more and more women wanting to hide the areas of their bodies they don’t particularly want to shout about these seem like a no-brainer. These swimsuits are highly flattering as well as stylish. With the high street getting behind this trend we have never had so many to choose from. From bright to patterned you will not be short of choice.
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Neon is huge this year. Having taken the catwalks by storm it seems to have moved its way into swimwear now. If you want to make a statement this summer; it’s a case of the brighter the better. The high street is popping with neon items from nail polish to accessories to brighten up your summer wardrobe. By wearing a neon swimsuit, it ensures that you will stand out from the crowd. It doesn’t matter if you are in the market for a one piece or a sexy bikini there is definitely a neon one that will tickle your fancy.
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The cutout trend has been around for a couple of years now and it’s not going anywhere. If you’re looking to add some sex appeal to your summer costume, then this is the style to get behind. There are ones with stomach cutouts, cuts up the side or if your feeling extra daring try to show a bit of under-boob.
Lately, it seems that the high street is trying to experiment with new materials to resurge their summer collections. The latest material to be subject to this is the crinkle costume. This material clings to all the right places and flatters problem areas. Which highlights its popularity. The crinkle material also happens to be slightly less obvious than the other trends. If your looking for more of chill vibe, then this could be the one for you.
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7. High Leg
Perfect for tanning as it exposes areas of the body that would have gotten missed by more traditional costumes. If your looking to catch rays and look good while doing it then a high leg bikini is definitely an investment piece for you.
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As the planet is struggling to cope with the latest developments in climate change, sustainable materials have never been more important. Therefore, many clothing chains have started designing swimwear with this in the forefront of their minds. If your looking to treat yourself but want to help out the planet, then try out one of these options.
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Fashion has started adding belts to and chains to pretty much anything that is feasible. Swimwear has not missed out on this as more of the retailers have started adding belts to their one pieces. Highly flattering and it has totally redefined what a one-piece is.
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10. Underwired Tops
Underwired tops are another huge trend in 2019. No need to worry about accidentally falling out of your costume now as the girls will be fully supported. Great for women who have slightly bigger chests. Now you can tackle those water slides with enthusiasm instead of dreading an accidental slip.
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