2017’s Hot Swimwear Trends & Flattering Bathing Suits
Summer is in full swing, which means bathing suit and bikini weather almost every day. Paper Duchesses has rounded up the hottest swimwear trends to keep you looking cool on the beach and by the pool! We’ve picked the best looks for the season in styles that will flatter every figure. No matter what your best feature or fashion favorites might be, we’ve got a swim suit to tempt you!
These are Summer’s Hottest Trends
There are several trends for the 2017 swim season that emerged from the couture designers to the budget brands, and it’s going to be a fun season full of sparkling sequins, metallic fabrics, netted mesh and peek-a-boo cut outs that tantalize and flatter at the same time.
With the launch of this year’s Sports Illustrated : Swimsuit Edition, bikinis and beachwear have been thrust to the forefront of fashion and we’ve got all the hottest looks that appeared in photo shoots on models like Hannah Jeter and Christie Brinkley. If you love sparkles and bikinis, check out our post about these amazing sequin glitter suits!
Bright Like the Sun In Neon Swimwear
Nothing makes you stand out in the sun like wearing a bathing suit as bright as it! Neon shades and bright rainbow colors are on trend for this summer and are both flattering and attention-grabbing. Hannah Jeter rocked some sexy neon bikinis in her Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit photoshoot. Show off your amazing figure OR distract people from trouble spots with flashy colors and interesting cuts.
Slash Away the Years like Christie Brinkley
The gorgeous and ageless Christie Brinkley stunned the world by posing in this year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit at the age of 63. Christie rocked the swimwear shoot with her two daughters and posed in a variety of stunning bikinis that were secretly flattering in addition to being revealing and incredibly sexy. The secret is dark colors and strategically placed cut-outs in the fabric that show off your curves and hide your flaws.
Sexy Straps and Cut-Out Details Smoulder
Glittering Bikinis in the Summer Sun
Metallics and glittering fabrics are going to be hot again this season, as are shimmering irridescent effects. Luxury additions like heavily sequined bathing suits, intricate beading, crystal embellishments and even large jewels. If you love this style check out our entire post on glittering sequin bikinis.
Be a Peach in Pink Swimwear
Nothing says feminine charm like pink at the beach! Add girly touches like ribbons, riffles, scallops, and delicate pleating, and you’ve got a swimsuit fit for a princess. Feel elegant and chic in the timeless styles below.
What Do You Think?
What is your favorite style from this season, and what kind of bathing suits have you been wearing so far this summer? Dish on your personal recommendations in the comments below, and we’ll add them to the list!