If you’re lucky enough to be jetting off to the sunshine on your Easter Holiday, then you probably want to look fabulous and feel confident. But with so many different swim styles to choose from, it can be tricky to know what will suit your shape. Do you opt for a bandeau bikini? High-waisted briefs? Or maybe a plunging one-piece?
Well there’s no need to worry – we’ve got it covered! To ensure you feel your holiday best, we’ve edited our swimwear collection into the best styles that flatter each body shape and will make you sizzle under the sun. Whether you’re an hourglass, an apple or a heart, say hello to ultimate beach body confidence.
DEFINTION: As an apple, your shoulders and waist are balanced, you have a full bust and a round tummy. You have lovely shaped legs so make sure you show them off! Opt for swimwear that highlights your cleavage and creates the illusion of a smaller waist.
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BEST FOR YOU: The Tuscany Spot Shaping Swimsuit from figleaves swimwear is the perfect choice. The pretty polka dot print is ultra flattering whilst the low plunging neckline accentuates your cleavage and the contrast ruching at the waist adds definition.
DEFINITION: Your figure has curvy hips, your shoulders are narrow and you have a small bust. Basically, your hips are wider than your shoulders. A halterneck bikini top will make your shoulders look wider which will balance out your hips.
BEST FOR YOU: Work that fabulous figure in the Midnight Grace By Figleaves.Com Picnic Non Padded Underwired Bikini. In a girly gingham print, the halterneck style and flirty frill detailing gives the appearance of wider shoulders.
DEFINITION: The rectangle shape is athletic and slender – you lucky thing! Your shoulders and hips are narrow and your waist is slightly defined. Add volume to your hips and bust with bright designs and bold details.
BEST FOR YOU: Show off your slim shape in the Seafolly Mod Club Bustier Bandeau Bikini. The statement monochrome chevron print is perfect for adding dimension and the sweetheart neckline helps to enhance your bust.
DEFINITION: Your beautifully curvy body shape has a full bust and rounded hips defined by a nipped in waist. Choose cup sized swimwear for support and draw attention to your physique with bold prints and bright colours.
BEST FOR YOU: Make the most of your gorgeous shape in the Midnight Grace By Figleaves.Com Santana Underwired Frill Halter Bikini Top. In a vibrant floral print, the underwiring will keep you supported and the frill trims at the hips will elongate your legs.
DEFINITION: As a heart, you have narrow hips and a slender waist with wide shoulders and a full bust. As you tend to be broader on top, support your bust with an underwired bikini top and balance your hips and waist with detailed bikini briefs.
BEST FOR YOU: Your gorgeous silhouette will look fabulous in the Fantasie Versailles Bikini. With an underwired top for support, the adjustable side briefs with ruching detail will draw attention to your lower half and balance your shape.
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