A twist on the teeny bikini
The beach is back, and this year’s options are way sleeker than your typical teeny bikini. It’s all about pairing surf and turf and letting your ready-to-wear and swimwear mingle.
You’ll see a few twists on classic one-pieces – literally. The subtle knots, bows, and cutouts that are on the racks also pop up poolside this season. Throw on a cover-up or shirtdress, and you’ll hop effortlessly from beach date to lunch date.
High-waisted or belted swim bottoms are both making waves – retro charm coupled with good coverage. And, speaking of good coverage, rock those bottoms with a 3/4-length sleeve shirt or a cropped rash guard for a sweet look and ultimate sun protection. Planning a weekend getaway? These new suits and cover-ups make packing light a breeze, doing double duty on both land and sea and creating a splash wherever you may be.
Blue-and-white one-piece swimsuit by Seea, available at Lilies & Lace; maxi white button-down shirt, available at Très Bleu Boutique; and yellow hair TURBAN by Shhhower Cap, available at Blush Haus of Beauté
MODEL: Rafaela Alyssa
HAIR: Claire Svensson (Blush Haus of Beauté)
To view more of photographer Melissa Hebert’s work, go to melissahebertphoto.com
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