26 Super-Cute Strapless Swimsuits That You’ll Want to Live in This Summer

From printed bandeau bikini tops to color-blocked one-pieces.Photo: Courtesy of AylaCoachella and other heat-stricken gatherings of attractive multi-hyphenates, have filled our spring and summer feeds with intricately bejeweled swimsuits, shimmering metallic maillots and cut-outs galore. But this perpetual need to be extra on the ‘gram — especially on vacation or at a festival — can sometimes come […]

26 High-Cut Swimsuits That’ll Make You Feel Like a ’90s Supermodel

The hip-bone-baring style is back and it’s better than ever.Photo: Courtesy of Ookioh If you thought swimwear was immune to fashion’s current obsession with the ’80s and the ’90s, then you were wrong: High-cut suits are back, and they’re better than ever. The hip-bone-baring style, which originated with designers like Norma Kamali, has been ushered into the […]

21 Off-The-Shoulder Swimsuits to Get You Excited for Long Weekends at the Beach

From polka-dotted two-pieces to ruffled one-pieces.Photo: Courtesy of Summersalt Over the past few seasons, shoulders — both padded and exposed — have become runway staples. This piqued interest in the clavicle area signals a return to “power dressing,” which has long been associated with formidable shoulder pads. But what’s often less discussed is the power of a […]

Slither Into Summer With These 17 Snakeskin Swimsuits

The trending print is taking over our bikinis and one-pieces.Photo: Courtesy of Mara Hoffman Snakeskin made its way onto our feeds this fall, when all of the Insta girls discovered its cool versatility: Some sartorial risk-takers wore the print head-to-toe, while the minimalist-leaning crowd went for a simple python boot upgrade. But now that the weather […]

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 […]