Posts tagged "bathing suits"

ModCloth’s New Ad Campaign Features The “Bravery” Of Real Women

Overpriced retailer ModCloth is doing something that I really, really like, for once: using actual, real women in their swimsuit campaigns. In a post on their blog, they said they’d…

Megan Reynolds | February 15, 2015 - 11:45 am

Frisky Q&A: Pattie Byrnes, The CEO Of Fit 4 U, Teaches Me How To Pick A Bathing Suit

I consider myself to be a fairly body-confident woman. I enjoy my body’s curves. Even though I would like to lose some weight around my tummy, I don’t…

Jessica Wakeman | June 16, 2014 - 9:30 am

23 Celebs Rocking Out In Bikinis (Sans Photoshop!)

I don’t know about you, but my bikini body doesn’t look anything like the ones on the cover of In Touch … unless we’re talking about one of those “Pregnant…

Jessica Wakeman | June 12, 2012 - 10:00 am

Awesomely Affordable: 13 Bandeau Bikinis That Don’t Cost A Fortune

You guys, I simply cannot stay silent for a moment longer. The cost of swimwear is too damn high! It’s. Too. Damn. High. I’m going to Mexico in a month so I’ve…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 10, 2012 - 11:00 am

17 Super Edgy And Weird Swimsuits

I’m going to Mexico at the beginning of May, so I’m starting to keep my eye peeled for a new swimsuit for my trip. I have yet to find a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 16, 2012 - 9:00 am

Does A Nine-Year-Old Need A Padded Bra?

Oh, Abercrombie and Fitch. We never took the preppy clothing company as the arbiter of good taste and class, but we think they’ve perhaps gone way over the line by…

Julie Gerstein | March 25, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Do Not Want: A Swimsuit That’s Afraid Of Water

You like this Herve Leger bathing suit, right? It makes you want to lounge on the beach, take a dip in the pool, but oh, wait! Hold up! This bathing…

Julie Gerstein | March 22, 2011 - 11:40 am

American Apparel’s New Swimwear Ad Goes Topless

American Apparel’s new swimwear ads are here and—OMG, are those nipples?! Yes, the gratuitously provocative ad department at American Apparel has brought us a topless model for spring. Let’s all…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Is Wearing A One-Piece Newsworthy?

Yesterday, on two separate blogs, I noticed the following headlines: “Guess Who Wore a Sensible One-Piece Bathing Suit to the Beach?” and “Jaime King Hits the Beach in Miami in

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 26, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Keep Your Hands Off My Bikini Top, Please

I don’t know? What do you say about something like this? A woman in a bikini top made out of plastic hands over her breasts? Heavy has compiled a list…

Susannah Breslin | July 30, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Isabel Toledo Swimwear For Target Is Too Cute!

Unlike Michelle Obama, you’ll probably never wear an outfit by Isabel Toledo while watching your husband be inaugurated as president. But Tar-jay looks out for us little people! Isabel Toledo…

Jessica Wakeman | July 8, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Scare Everyone At The Beach With These Skeleton Bathing Suits

Haute Macabre wonders if these skeleton-themed, Black Milk bodysuits could double as bathing suits, to which we respond: why not? With styles named The Skull, The Ribs, and The Resurrection,…

Susannah Breslin | June 22, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Bespoke Swimsuits Are The Answer To Your Bikini Fears

‘Tis the season for pool days, beach tanning, and summer vacations, all of which no doubt incite spasms of fear and pangs of terror in women all over. Because along…

Bianca Posterli | June 4, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Yay Or Nay: The High-Waisted Bikini

Summer trend alert! This season, we’re seeing tons of high-waisted bikinis in the swimwear department, from high-end labels like Chloe and Prada down to your discount retailers. Either these styles…

Leonora Epstein | June 4, 2010 - 11:50 am

A Swimsuit For Taking The Plunge

Anyone who says one-pieces fall into the senior citizen swimwear category obviously hasn’t seen Quiksilver’s McCall suit. This vintage-inspired number covers up more than a bikini would, but the monokini…

Catherine Strawn | May 31, 2010 - 1:30 pm

This Romper Makes Bikinis Look Bad

After seeing this cute bathing suit, we’ve decided to launch the campaign for one-pieces this spring. Boo bikinis! (Kidding.) But there is something subtly sexy about this floral print suit…

Leonora Epstein | March 3, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Bedazzled Bathing Suits To Bling Out Your Next Beach Day

Sparkles, sequins, and studs — oh my! If you’re not built like Alessandra Ambrosio like I am (ha! I’m definitely kidding), finding the perfect swimsuit can be a task similar…

Stylehive | July 8, 2009 - 6:50 pm

If James Bond Were A Woman, He Would Wear This Swimsuit

When I was really little, I had a pair of gloves that looked plain when you were inside, but when you went into the cold, a secret design revealed itself!

Catherine Strawn | February 25, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Crave: Swimsuits That Let Your Belly Hide Out

If I could get over my urge to tan my stomach, I would totally rock a one-piece swimsuit. Especially since they’re makin’ them so cute these days. Check these from…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 8, 2008 - 3:30 pm