23 Gingham Bikinis That Will Help You Look Picnic-Perfect at the Beach

Just add cheese cubes and a wicker bag.Haley Boyd in Ephemera’s Gingham Classic Bra and High-Waisted Pant. Photo: Jeannette LeeThere’s nothing like taking in the warm splendor of spring than with a picnic in the park. Great company and cube-shaped bites of cheese are key, as are refreshing beverages and laying on a blanket-covered pile of […]

7 New Swimwear Brands for Earth-Loving and Style-Conscious Beach Bums

Make waves in these chic, sustainable labels this summer.Swimwear is synonymous with care-free sunny summer days. It’s what we wear while letting the stress of our work lives slip away, while sipping a glass of rosé on a pool float. It’s a happy uniform — one that comes in bright colors and endless form-flattering silhouettes; […]

Alessandra Ambrosio’s Experience as a Victoria’s Secret Angel Helped Her Create Her New Swimwear Line, GAL Floripa

“My favorite part of my job was always when we were doing the swim season.”Alessandra Ambrosio in a look from the debut GAL Floripa collection. Photo: Stewart Shining/Courtesy of GAL Floripa“We always had a dream to one day have a little store and sell bikinis,” says Alessandra Ambrosio about launching her new swimwear and lifestyle line GAL Floripa with her two […]

19 Chic Cover-Up Alternatives That Will Make You Retire Your Caftan

Think outside the box at the beach.Photo: @faithfulthebrand/InstagramSo you’ve planned a nice break from work that involves sun exposure (meaning, you’ll need to add layers of SPF!), a welcoming body of water and hours of uninterrupted chilling. In other words, you’re going on beach vacay and to celebrate you’ve scooped up a smocked bikini and […]

27 Pretty Floral Swimsuits to Prance Around the Pool in

Bikinis are better when decked out in daisies.Photo: @campcoveswim/InstagramThe swimwear market is booming and blooming. One scroll through the social feeds and websites of bathing suit brands will reveal a plethora of modernly cut one-pieces and off-the-shoulder bikinis covered in a colorful bouquet of flowers. The omnipresence of the garden-inspired prints means they are poised […]

How Nicky Zimmermann Went From Selling Dresses at a Sydney Flea Market to Taking Australian Style Global

With a surprise assist from Kate Middleton, of course.Nicky Zimmermann. Photo: CourtesyIn our long-running series “How I’m Making It,” we talk to people making a living in the fashion and beauty industries about how they broke in and found success.Nearly three decades in, Zimmermann has cemented itself as the first name that comes to mind when one […]

21 Orange and Yellow Swimsuits That Will Transform You Into a Poolside Ray of Sunshine

The ultimate complement to your summer glow.GabiFresh x Swimsuits for All. Photo: Swimsuits for AllThanks in large part for our collective need to document every waking moment of our beach vacations and summer pool days on Instagram, swimwear designers have really stepped it up when it comes to creating bikinis, one-pieces and eye-catching cut-out silhouettes […]

7 Influencer-Approved Swimsuit Styles People Are Buying Right Now

From pink bikinis to laced one-pieces.Photo: @swimsuitsforall/InstagramThis time of year especially, our social media feeds are constantly flooded with images of beachside Instababes lounging in all sorts of covetable bits of nylon, so the online data pros over at Lyst decided to track the influence they really have over what we choose to go swimming in. For the […]