Update your swim wardrobe with the silhouette of the season: the crop bikini. Though we've seen this shape from season to season, it's really having a moment this summer. Thanks to a range of crop bikini prints, from snakeskin to stripes to girly florals, you'll be able to find one that speaks to you. Bonus: the crop top style flatters chests of every size. So, if you don't have a crop bikini yet, here are 16 figure-flattering ones to shop. These two-piece sets are so good, you won't even need a cover-up.
Alright alright alright, now this is an Insta-worthy swimsuit. There are so many trends happening in this two-piece suit, from the lace-up fastening and scallop edges to the high-waisted bottoms. Picture yourself in this bikini on a beach with a bahama mama in hand—pure bliss.
This ribbed knit fabric is perfect for someone who loves a little elevation and extra stretch to their basic bikinis. The thick strap and mid-seam lines on the swim pieces are design elements suited for supporting a bigger bust.
Just like black, a navy bikini is a must-have staple in your swim wardrobe. This one from Jade Swim checks off all my love boxes: color, smooth fabrication, and a sexy silhouette. The touches of gold hardware also make the suit feel anything but the ordinary.
Animal print is the new neutral. If you fear the neon leopard spots, opt for a more demure print like this coffee-brown snakeskin pattern. It takes you a few seconds to even recognize this is an animal print. But once you do, it's not scary to wear at all.
The ideal bikini for a minimalist who doesn't want a string bikini or something too covered up. This two-piece is the middle ground with thin straps, but a covered bust, and a set of matching bottoms that has more fabric than cheekier styles. Buttons add the finishing touches on this ribbed cropped set.
Denim has no boundaries in my wardrobe. I love everything from my jean jackets to my high-rise Agolde bottoms, so when I saw Solid & Striped's denim-effect stretch jersey swimsuit, I had to have it. It's the piece that labels you a trendy fashionista at the pool.
I'm usually not a floral gal, but this Onia set has convinced me otherwise. The pattern is delicate and feels ladylike compared to more oversized blooms. It has a sexy tube top style and straps that lay perfectly flat to prevent digging into the shoulders. Plus, if you love fashion influencer Danielle Bernstein of WeWoreWhat, this is from her collab with Onia.
If your black bikini from last season needs a fresh update this summer, here's your answer. The square neckline makes this bikini look elegant, as does the material, which is is made from textured Italian stretch fabric. Layer on a bunch of gold necklaces to give your swimsuit that extra style factor.
This is the ultimate feminine look for vacation season. Nothing is sweeter than the touch of ruffles with pale blue tones. Pair with a white eyelet dress or with a cream-colored sarong. You're now ready for your beach getaway.
This swimsuit comes in every color, but for a taste of all three hues, scoop this set up. Not only will the colors remind you of Christmas (in the middle of July), but you'll also sparkle and shimmer in the sunlight from the metallic fabric. Don't worry, you look fabulous.
Athletic babes will gravitate towards J.Crew's scoop bikini top, which has a sports-style bra. Combined with nautical stripes, this stylish two-piece will always be a summer staple. Don't pack to pack this with a pair of brown sandals when you're headed to the Hamptons or the Cape.
This Tori Praver set is for the one who's not only canonballing into the pool, but also wants that cute beach bikinigram. She's swimming, she's surfing, she's kayaking, she's doing it all. This simple bikini will keep her looking stylish while being functional for her active lifestyle.
The florals on this bikini are a tad bigger and brighter than those on the Onia set for ladies who want to make a statement. The straps and elastic bottom band holds everything in, should you decide to play some beach volleyball, while the hipster bikini bottoms provide just the right coverage.
Excuse me while I sneak one more floral crop bikini in here. Matteau is known for its minimalist cut and construction, which you can see in this piece. Skinny shoulder straps and a slender under-the-bust band keeps the two-piece looking sleek and polished.
This season, designers are elevating their bikinis with texture. Take this millennial pink swim set that got reworked with a ribbed fabric. It instantly looks more interesting.
This swimsuit is neither your classic navy-and-white nautical print nor flashy neon stripes. It's that somewhere in the middle style that makes me love it. Skip wearing a shirt (show off the top), throw on linen pants, and grab a good book for that lazy day at the pool.
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