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Bikinis You’ll Wear All Summer Long

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If you scavenged under your bed or deep in your closet only to find that your designated bin of swimsuits is filled with pieces from when you were a teenager (it happens), we’ve rounded up the best bikinis you need to pack for your next vacation or to tan at your nearest park.

The One That Will Last a While

If you hate outgrowing things or often fluctuate between sizes, this swimsuit fits up to seven sizes in one and, with two stretch options, covers sizes 2–24.

The Updated String Bikini

If you’re avoiding a wax, a swim skirt is worth investing in. Frankies Bikinis is a go-to brand for swimsuits, but its latest collaboration with Euphoria star Sydney Sweeney revamps the classic bikini into something way more fun and playful.

The One for Bigger Busts

Finding a swimsuit top for bigger busts is just as hard as finding a bra for big boobs. Luckily, this set from CUUP features its Swim Scoop top that has a rounded neckline and provides both flexibility and support. Pick from colors like orchid, iris, or solid black.

If You Don’t Care About Awkward Tan Lines

Whether you care about awkward tan lines or not, this neon single-strap bikini from Eloquii is worth your consideration. It features two different cutouts and is available up to a size 32.

The Photo-Op One

This Black female–owned brand is bringing high fashion to swimwear. Her pieces are a stunning, elevated take on classic silhouettes and are approved by our very own fashion and beauty writer Asia Milia Ware.

The Conversation Starter

Remember when TikToker Addison Rae posted a photo in this viral bikini? It sparked backlash from Christian organizations and was called “blasphemous.” Okay … So maybe it is not the one to wear on a family vacation, but it is the ideal bikini for a day out at Riis Beach.

To Stay on Top of the Metallic Trend

Metallics are in, and swimsuits do not need to be an exception when it comes to staying on trend.

The Longline One

Target is a great place to snag affordable bikini sets. With the right care, they will last you a long time despite your purchasing them last-minute.

The Crochet One

This year, it’s time to give white bikinis a chance, especially if they are crochet ones. This one from Monday Swimwear is simple and stylish, and the top is available up to a size E/F.

The One That’s Perfect for Palm Springs

Call it the Don’t Worry Darling effect, but for some reason this retro-style gingham swimsuit looks like it belongs in the ’50s, at Palm Springs, or both.

The One to Pack for Family Vacation

Everlane’s swimsuits are reliable and affordable. Our favorite is the High-Rise Hipster Bottom paired with the Square-Neck Bikini Top because the combination perfectly marries comfort and coverage.

If You Want Some Extra Flotation

Not only does this swimsuit make a bold statement, but it’s practical, too. BYOF: Bring your own floatie, anyone?

The One With Lots of Strings

Say hello to our itty-bitty string bikini of choice. Again, you won’t be able to escape the weird tan lines, so we recommend actually reapplying your sunscreen religiously while you’re out and about.

To Channel Your Inner Julia Fox

This latex-looking suit is something we feel Julia Fox would sport. Bright red and glossy all over, the longline top and high-rise bottoms are sure to make a statement during any beach or pool day.

The One for Surfing

As the waters get warmer, replace your full-body suit for a bikini that still provides enough coverage so outfit malfunctions in the water are kept to a minimum.

Bikinis You’ll Wear All Summer Long