Whether you’re planning a staycation or flying to Fiji, there is swimwear to suit every taste and destination. Take some time to consider the fit and occasion, and you’ll stay stylishly afloat.
The Fit: Short length, slim cut.
When to wear: On days when all you’re going to be doing is lying around the pool, or spending hours in the water. Keep them off the streets and places where they may be labelled as inappropriate.
Team with: Louche racer-back vests, flip-flops, and neon sunglasses.
The Fit: Mid-thigh to knee length, roomy.
When to wear: Inspired by those worn by surfers, these versatile pieces are perfect for water sports, and also as an alternative to classic shorts for a casual brunch at a café on the promenade.
Team with: Vibrantly printed Hawaiian-inspired shirts, crew-neck T-shirts, and open sandals.