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Are you starting to feel stir-crazy? Has the promise of
fake sunlight ceased to help? Don’t worry; you’re not alone. Whether you’ve set a price alert on Kayak for the nearest Caribbean beach or you’ve already booked a warm weather getaway, spring break fever is real. And nothing goes better with wanderlust than bathing suit shopping. To get you ready for your next trip, here are our favorite cheap, cute swimsuits.
The Top-Rated One-Piece
Dixperfect Retro One Piece
Customers love this super sexy bathing suit for its flattering fit and low price tag — and there are over 1,000 reviews to prove it.
The Best for Highlighting Tan Skin
Forever 21 Cheeky One Piece Swimsuit
A white swimsuit pops against deeper skin tones.
For the ‘Gram
Coastal Blue Scallop High Neck Bikini Top
If you’re a fan of the scallop-edged bikini that’s all over Instagram but you don’t want to spend a ton of money, here’s an affordable dupe.
Coastal Blue Scallop Bikini Bottom
Because You Believe in a Beach Lewk
Missguided Mix & Match Frill Shoulder Tie Front Bikini Top
Missguided Mix & Match Brazilian Brief
A Fun, Super-Cheap Bikini
If you don’t want a solid color but hate sweet prints, here’s a sporty striped bikini that’ll cost you less than $50.
The Flattering One-Piece
H&M+ Shaping Swimsuit
The wrap detail creates a shapely waistline.
The Cheeky Bikini
Ruffled Cherry Print Triangle Bikini Top
The cherries are cute and the price is unbeatable.
Ruffled Cherry Print Bikini Bottoms
The Sexy One-Piece
Sexy Solids One-Piece
Between the low cut and the sheer insets, this shows off just enough skin.
If You Like Options
ASOS DESIGN mix and match crop bikini top in mono polka dot
The joy of this mix-and-match suit is that you can also pair it with solid-colored bikinis from your closet.
ASOS DESIGN mix and match high waist high leg bikini bottom in mono polka dot
If You Want a Classic Black Bikini
zeraca Strap Side Bottom Halter Racerback Bikini
This highly rated find is a great basic to have in your wardrobe. It comes in a ton of other colors, too.
A Surfer-Inspired Bikini
Coastal Blue Women’s Plus Size Swimwear Adjustable Front Bikini Top
The neon trim gives off the perfect
Blue Crush meets Endless Summer vibes.
Coastal Blue Women’s Plus Size Control Swimwear Side Shirred Bikini Bottom
The Preppy One
Swimsuit with Flounce
The plunging neckline offsets any stuffiness from the seersucker fabric.
The Baywatch One
Lovers + Friends OCEAN TIDES ONE PIECE
This red lace-up one piece is a spicier take on Pam Anderson’s iconic suit.
Because You’re Tired of Black One-Pieces
Coastal Blue Women’s Plus Size Swimwear Shirred V-Neck One Piece Swimsuit
Not all curvy suits are doomed to be black and boring — this army green one-piece is infinitely more striking, especially with tan skin.
The Girlie One
Topshop Rib Frill Crop Bikini Top
This pink ruffle set is a surefire hit — Nordstrom already sold out of the bottoms. So if your heart is set on this bikini, buy it now.
If You Love a Dark Floral
Minkpink JASMINE BIKINI TOP
Minkpink JASMINE SIDE TIE BOTTOM
If You’re Super Active
adidas by Stella McCartney RACER ONE PIECE
This won’t budge no matter how many times you fall off your surfboard.
If You Have Athletic Shoulders
The halter neckline cuts at exactly the right spot to flatter muscular, toned arms.
The Best For Your Butt
Kilauea Maillot MIKOH SWIMWEAR
I was resistant to butt-revealing swimsuits until I tried Mikoh. Yes, it’s skimpy but it hits at just the right spot to lift and flatter.
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