Unless you were lucky enough to spend the holidays in Hawaii or celebrate the start of spring with a long weekend in Miami, you’re probably in need of a new swimsuit. The key to nabbing the best beach or pool wear is to shop early. If you wait, you’ll be left trying to match the unmatchable separates left hanging by a halter on a picked-over rack, or worse, shimmying into a chic one-piece that’s just one size too small. To help inspire swimsuit shopping (because sometimes all we need is a little push), we’ve rounded up some of the best looks to be found around town.
1. Righteous Retro
Jets by Jessika Allen Elaborate top ($134) and high-waist bottom ($110) at Nani Nalu on the Country Club Plaza.
2. Tie-dye Done Right
Lenny Niemeyer Purple Hibiscus deep V one-piece, $250 at Nani Nalu.
3. Sophisticated Swim
Jantzen scallop high neck one piece in black, $119 at Swimwear Solutions in Hawthorne Plaza.
4. Cute Coverage
Helen Jon skirted hipster ($93) and twist underwire bra ($110) in Maldives Emerald, at Swimwear Solutions.
5. Truly Tropical
Mara Hoffman triangle bikini top ($117) and side-tie bikini bottom ($99) in harvest print, available at Standard Style Boutique in Town Center Crossing.