The Best Swimsuit for Your Shape

The carefree days of summer? For the most part, but there are definitely some challenges that come along with our favorite season of the year—like, for instance, figuring out just how to work the new swimsuit trends. Including crochet styles and retro shapes, the latest musts come with questions like, “Which will work for my body?” So, we’ve compiled an easy-to-follow guide sure to get you into the swim of things, stat.

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Large Bust
Your Best Bet: A bikini with a halter that provides full coverage
Our Pick: This ultra-retro style in always-chic white

Athletic Shape
Your Best Bet: A flattering tankini or a bikini with shorts
Our Pick: This style that seems made to flaunt great arms

Small Bust
Your Best Bet: A bikini top with details that draw the eyes up
Our Pick: This tie-front style with its playful print

Curvy Shape
Your Best Bet: A tankini or one-piece with camouflaging details
Our Pick: This perfectly-mismatched, no-cling set

Boyish Shape
Your Best Bet: A curve-adding monokini or bikini with embellishments
Our Pick: This ruffle-trimmed two-piece that’s right on trend (This season, it’s all about florals!)