Updated: Nov 5, 2020
As you sit down to find the perfect swimsuit for an upcoming vacation, let us be your helping hand. There was a time when one-piece swimsuits were not considered fashion-forward, but now they absolutely in trend. With so many new silhouettes out there — from cutouts to graphic prints, ruffles to stripes, and even belted — you’ll soon forget that you ever wanted a bikini! We suggest picking a one-piece swimsuit for your next beach vacation because there’s something for everyone.
Unlike the bikini, a one-piece bathing suit is multifunctional and can be paired with your favourite pair of jeans, shorts or even a high waisted skirt. Choose to wear it to the beach or pair it with shorts to walk in style along the city streets, it never fails to impress. There’s no denying that it’s a versatile piece and its versatile nature extends beyond just the use. One-piece swimsuits are a flattering silhouette for all body types; this looks just as good on an hourglass figure as it does on a curvy body type. It accentuates the curves in your body and hides the extra kgs making you look your gorgeous best.
There are many reasons to opt for a one-piece swimsuit, but if you’re someone whose shy and is looking for something that gives you more coverage, this is all that you need. As every year passes, the swimsuits get a modern design upgrade. This season the classic silhouette has been designed with a contemporary touch to it, which makes it timeless and chic. You can easily find one that is classic and simple or chooses one that incorporates the season’s biggest trends – from metallic to neon and ruffles. So amp up your vacation wear as you put your most stylish foot forward.
Whether you’re going straight from the beach to the bar or if you wish to travel light, consider investing in one-piece swimsuits that can double up as a top. Here’s our edit of some timeless and sartorial pieces you can add to your vacation wardrobe!
1. The Classic Pick
If you’re one who likes to keep things simple and basic, this piece is perfect for you! Give your black swimsuit an upgrade with this one-shoulder style. The single strap gives it a high-fashion feel.
2. Print Mania
Take a trip to the tropics. A vibrant palm tree print, this every green piece is reminiscent of a sunny day spent on the beach. A tropical print with ruffle detailing, pair this with a wicker bag and a beach hat for the best look.
3. A Ruffle Affair
Add the right amount of drama and oomph to your beach look with this ruffled swimsuit, and get heads turning!
4. Bright Lights, Neon Lights
Would you dare to wear? Make a bold statement as you take neon to the beach. The cinch belt makes for an unexpected beach look, that feels fresh.
5. Dazzle And Shine
Elevate your look as you shine bright in this effortlessly glamorous, metallic swimsuit. A perfect option for a seamless transition from the beach to the city.
6. Knot It Up
Turn up the heat. An ultra-feminine and sexy swimsuit in muted shades perfect to flaunt your beach body!
7. A Burst Of Colour
Go bold or go home! A modern wrap silhouette in vibrant shades, this piece flatters all body types to perfection!
8. Flower Power
Florals are a must-have for any beach vacation. This pastel hue floral swimsuit will make fashion lover's heart skip a beat. Pair it with statement shades, and a-line shirt for the perfect beach to bar look.
9. Cut It Out
With lace-ups and cut-outs, this swimsuit is anything but basic. It perfectly blends a modern silhouette with the timeless black and white colour combination.
10. Athleisure Attack
Athleisure has made its mark in the fashion industry and we can safely say the trend is here to stay. Inspired by vintage tracksuits this piece is a great way to bring athleisure to swimwear.
Which one is your favourite? Tell us in the comments below!