Posts tagged "swimsuit"

Must Haves: 7 Sassy One-Piece Swimsuits For Under $40

I do a lot of bathing suit browsing, but I have yet to replace my worn out swimsuits. Ever notice how some pool decks and bottoms have a grainy finish…

Sophie Leon | June 11, 2014 - 9:00 am

Must Haves: 8 Radical Rashguards

In the summer, I love to do everything outside. I would happily soak up the sun at the beach, pool or park all day long, but as I’ve gotten older…

Sophie Leon | May 27, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Must Haves: 12 High-Waist Bikinis

I don’t know about you, but I love me a high-waist bikini. The perfect way to camouflage annoying love handles while highlighting the waist. This year’s offering of high-waist bikinis…

Sophie Leon | May 26, 2014 - 10:00 am

Must Haves: 10 Cute Bikinis In Funky New Shapes

Year after year we see the same triangle, bandeau and halter bikinis packing the beach and laying poolside. I appreciate a classic bathing suit, but really? Isn’t it time for…

Sophie Leon | May 23, 2014 - 4:00 pm

World, Meet The Sharkini

The sharkini, inspired perhaps by a certain Ian Ziering-helmed SyFy movie thriller, is a bathing suit that send a vital message: Be careful in the water, okay? The Sharkini retails…

Julie Gerstein | July 26, 2013 - 10:20 am

18 Swimsuits From Swim Fashion Week That Are Gonna Give You The Weirdest Tan Lines Ever

I know you think it’s 2013, but as far as the fashion universe is concerned, we’re already living in the future. It’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week for swimwear, and designers have…

Julie Gerstein | July 25, 2013 - 9:00 am

Awesomely Affordable: 9 Beach Cover-Ups & Sarongs For $75 Or Less

Some ladiez have no problem busting around in their bikinis, but me? Not a fan. I like me some clothes, or at least a cover up that will take the…

Julie Gerstein | July 12, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Do Not Want: If You Insist On Wearing This To The Beach, I’m Probably Going To Laugh At You

This here is a $295 beach cover up from Haute Hippie. I imagine this sort of thing would look totally appropriate if you’re sunning yourself on a billionaire’s private yacht…

Julie Gerstein | July 12, 2013 - 11:40 am

Compassionate Fashion: 9 Sustainable Swimsuits For Summer Fun

Compassionate fashion isn’t just on land — it’s also in the water. You can help save the oceans while you’re in the ocean by supporting sustainable swimwear brands. The suits…

Julie Gerstein | July 10, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Must Haves: 9 Pretty Plus-Size Bikinis

Earlier this year, blogger Gabi Fresh made waves when she collaborated with Swimsuits for All to launch the Fatkini. Inspired by the Harmony Korine movie “Spring Breakers,” Fresh’s collection is…

Julie Gerstein | June 18, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Awesomely Affordable: 9 Not-So-Typical Plus-Size Swimsuits Under $100

Feeling like being a little bold on the beach? Then we’ve got the perfect swimsuit for you. These patterned prints will pop poolside and offer a fun alternative to the…

Julie Gerstein | June 9, 2013 - 1:00 pm

A Review Of The New Satanic Bikini

Designed for “the slightly satanic fire-and-brimstone fashionista,” as Metal Insider says, this pentagram bathing suit let’s you feel the burning sting of sin (or the sun, whatever) for only $49.

Julie Gerstein | May 28, 2013 - 9:40 am

Do Not Want: The Stand-Perfectly-Still-Or-Else Swimsuit

This swimsuit, which appears to be constructed out of either large keychains or discarded 6-pack rings, balances on your boobs so precariously that if you don’t stand perfectly still in…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 27, 2013 - 5:00 pm

8 Swimsuits That Will Make You Want To Crawl Back Into Your Winter Coat

Don’t let the shitty weather fool you. According to most major women’s clothing purveyors, it is bathing suit season. Maybe it’s on account of it being “Spring Breakers” all over…

Julie Gerstein | April 15, 2013 - 10:00 am

Check Out Glenn Close’s Svelte New Beach Bod!

Just kidding! This is obviously not actually Glenn Close’s body, but merely a strange photo opp that took place during Sunday night’s Emmy Awards. A lot of weird stuff goes…

Julie Gerstein | September 24, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Happy Birthday Teeny Bikini

Today is the 65th anniversary of the bikini, a tortuous little item of clothing devised by a Frenchman named Louis Réard. Aptly named for the testing grounds of the Atomic…

Julie Gerstein | July 5, 2012 - 4:20 pm

What’s The Point Of A Hooded Swimsuit?

American Apparel, purveyor of hipster clothing items that serve questionable purposes, has a new item for summer — a ladies swimsuit … with a hood! This sexy one-piece has a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 22, 2010 - 11:50 am

The Mankini: Hot or Not?

Men have many options when it comes to showing some skin this summer: board shorts, classic speedos, spandex hot pants, banana hammocks, and now the mankini. While Borat and John

Simcha | July 2, 2008 - 3:00 pm