On Trend with Stripes
Line up with stripes this swim season with this hot trend. Whether vertical or horizontal, bold stripes are the perfect addition to your swimwear wardrobe.
Salute the sun while you sail away in the Splendid Marcel Stripe Reversible Triangle Bikini Top & Retro Bikini Bottom
. This Splendid
bathing suit is a nautical class act. You're sure to radiate a relaxed sea vibe as long as you are rockin' this Marcel-style bikini. The versatility of this bathing suit is one of its best selling points; the reversible top gives you two must-have looks for the price of one! Crafted with signature fabric and complemented by small faux ties, this bathing suit is good to go for seasons on end.
Style and simplicity have joined forces to create the Ella Moss Calypso Stripe Halter Bikini Top & Tie Side Bikini Bottom
. This Calypso Stripe Halter is truly one-of-a-kind. Constructed with Ella Moss's signature slinky fabric and composed with vertical seams, this bathing suit will redefine stripes for generations to come. With loop accents, adjustable tie sides and removable soft cups, you'll be amazed with how comfortable the fit of this Ella Moss
bathing suit is.
Wherever you're headed, the Reef Beach Cruiser Bandeau Bikini Top & Bikini Brief
is the perfect designer swimsuit for any occasion. Chic detailing and vibrant bohemian patterns make up this cheeky hit with a custom fit. Frustrating tan lines no more. This strapless wonder is accented with adjustable bold black ties. The bottoms offer a scrunchy appeal that is very flattering for most silhouettes. Cruise along in this beach cruiser bikini!
Stripes and Beyond
Stripes have been a fashion forerunner for ages. SwimSpot offers a mixed selection of stripes for you to choose from. We invite you to shop our site to see the many options we offer. From tankinis to Brazilian bikinis, we have something for every physique.
There are a myriad of perks to wearing the right kinds of stripes. If you are unsure of what swimsuit would be the most complementary to your body shape, we invite you to consult with our Fit Specialists
. We make them available to you to ensure you buy the perfect suit to flatter and fit your figure while staying on trend for 2012.
By implementing stripes into your swim ensemble, you can create the illusion of a slimmer figure, added curves or a longer physique. All stripes and patterns will look different on each body type, so we encourage you to step out of your comfort zone and select a new fresh look for the season. SwimSpot wants to make sure you purchase swimwear that provides the most flattering fit.
Diagonal stripes are said to be the most universally flattering as they draw attention to the center of the body, and then downward, creating the allusion of hourglass figure. The Guess Naughtical Underwire Bikini Top & Bikini Brief
feature bold red and white stripes for a little nautical twist on a classic silhouette!
Vertical stripes naturally lengthen one's body; these lines create a long and lean look. The Athena Moonstruck Slimming Halter One-Piece
is a more conservative bathing suit that is ultra-flattering. This one-piece swimsuit elongates the torso and gives the illusion of a trim figure while the Slim-Power Lining flatters and conceals.
With the Splendid Malibu Stripe Asymmetrical Bandeau Bikini Top & Retro Bikini Bottom
, tasteful horizontal stripes are illustrated beautifully. Horizontal stripes draw attention from the eyes to create a leaner look. As a general rule of thumb: the wider the stripe, the smaller you will appear.
So get in line girls and spring into this seasons stripey side with sexy swimwear shapes!