Recently, it seems like every second Instagram account is a new swimwear label. Not that we’re complaining.
Swimwear can be a great gift, and there’s no better gift than the gift of saving someone from going bikini shopping. So we’ve put together a list of current swimwear trends with examples of each that we think anyone would love.
Mikalea One-Piece by Showpo
Nothing says summer like a bunch of flowers and these ones will last all season. Just put them in water.
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Come Sea Me Bikini by Nasty Gal
Also available in black, this 80s-inspired two-piece actually boasts two current trends: ribbed and high waisted. Not for the faint of heart or moxy.
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Off the shoulder
Paula Crossover Bikini by Casa Raki
Buy this Merlot-hued number for the classiest woman you know, especially if that’s you.
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Spirit Animal Zip Front Surf Suit by Seafolly
If you stare at this picture long enough, you’ll see a sailboat.
But seriously, sexy, sun-safe swimwear is our favourite type of swimwear and also a very responsible gift.
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Black Fin Crop Bikini by Speedo x P.E Nation
We’re living for this collab. Functional swimwear doesn’t have to be boring, and the results from this marriage of brands have us channelling our inner Stephanie Rice.
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Tori Bandeau Bikini Top by Montce
So pretty, and perfect for your friend or family member who doesn’t have to wear a bra every second of her waking life. Not that I’m jealous.
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Yellow Zebra Print Swimsuit by Jaded London
You need to ask yourself one question: What would Rihanna do?
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Eco Sleeve Bikini by Peek & Beau Curve
Polkadot clothing is never a bad investment, whether for yourself or someone you love. It is as timeless as Helen Mirren, who is definitely a wizard.
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Icebreaker Bustier Bodysuit by Indah
I mean, who doesn’t want to be a walking, swimming Oscar award?
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Colette Long-Sleeved Bikini by Solid & Striped
Show how much you care about them and their arm health by gifting your nearest and dearest this super hot sartorial oxymoron.
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Red Sparkling One-Piece Swimsuit by Gucci
Put on this luxe Italian dream, click your heels three times and say “There’s no place like Rome. There’s no place like Rome. There’s no place like Rome.”
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Kirra Tie Bandeau Bikini by Zimmerman
Did you really think we’d get through a whole swimwear list without something from Zimmerman?
This one’s fun because you can actually be the gift if that’s a vibe you’re into.
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Gathered Maillot by Matteau
So directional it’s almost art, gift this minimalist’s dream to that friend who only wears black and keeps inviting you to feminist talks.
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Cheeky Bikini by Glassons
I respect this stunning swimsuit too much to make “It’s not easy being green” jokes at its expense.
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Bye Bye Baby One Shoulder Bikini by Endless
Give this chic slice of heaven with a trigger warning: ‘May cause distress to anyone afraid of asymmetry.’
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Palm Springs Tie-Front Swimsuit by Marysia
If you or someone you love can go a day without spilling something on yourself or sitting in something dirty, buy this beautiful swimsuit. We’d ruin it in minutes.
Arden Bikini by Flagpole
This is the cutest bikini we’ve ever seen and if you don’t buy it, we will. We probably will anyway, tbh.
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Gift this to someone who has a fancy boat. Or someone who has a partner who has a fancy boat. Or someone who knows someone who knows someone who has a fancy boat. This is wasted on land.
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Max Bikini by Topanga
For anyone who’s ever thought “I wonder what it’s like to wear the sky.”
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