Editors handpick every product that we feature. We may earn commission from the links on this page.

The Swimwear Trends of Summer 2021 You'll See Everywhere

Like the little black bikini 2.0.

swimwear trends 2021
Courtesy

Setting our sight on seasons ahead is what we do best at Marie Claire —and that means getting a jump on the spring/summer 2021 trends. For now, we don't know what summer will hold, but finding new ways to stay cute and cool in your yard or atop your roof will likely come down to a few things: grabbing a swimsuit, some shades, and a can-do attitude. While we hope that the warm weather season is filled with beach trips and poolside BBQs, we know that fantasizing about what kind of swimsuits we'll be summering in is basically half the fun. Ahead, we've got the swim trends you'll be eager to weave into your swimwear arsenal in the months ahead.

chanel
Courtesy of Chanel
1 of 121
The Little Black Bikini

Investing in a sophisticated black two-piece is the beach and poolside equivalent of a little black dress. This spring, designers are presenting even more options for the black bikini, with a major focus on a high-waisted silhouette.

Courtesy
2 of 121
The Emily Top in Black
Follow Suit shopfollowsuit.com
$125.00
Courtesy
3 of 121
The Liza Bottom in Black
Follow Suit shopfollowsuit.com
$80.00
Courtesy
4 of 121
Smocked Bikini Top
Toteme toteme-studio.com
$130.00
Courtesy
5 of 121
Smocked Bikini Bottoms
Toteme toteme-studio.com
$150.00
Courtesy
6 of 121
KANEM Black High Waist Bikini
Andrea Iyamah andreaiyamah.com
$185.00
Courtesy
7 of 121
High Waisted Black Bikini
Perfect Moment perfectmoment.com
$170.00
8 of 121
Halterneck Bikini Top
Norma Kamali net-a-porter.com
$175.00
9 of 121
High-Waisted Bikini Briefs
Norma Kamali net-a-porter.com
$60.00
10 of 121
Vintage Stretch Knit Underwire Bikini
Haight net-a-porter.com
$496.00
11 of 121
Stretch Recycled Bikini Top
Cover net-a-porter.com
$100.00
12 of 121
Stretch Recycled Bikini Briefs
Cover net-a-porter.com
$100.00
13 of 121
Santa Clara Bikini Top
Marysia mytheresa.com
$148.00
14 of 121
Santa Monica Bikini Bottoms
Marysia mytheresa.com
$140.00
15 of 121
Draped Bikini Top
BOTEH farfetch.com
$166.00
16 of 121
High Waist Bikini Bottom
BOTEH farfetch.com
$152.00
17 of 121
Bustier Bikini Top
Moschino farfetch.com
$290.00
18 of 121
Belt Buckle Bikini Bottoms
Moschino farfetch.com
$185.00
19 of 121
Genevieve Bikini
Lisa Marie Fernandez farfetch.com
$385.00
Courtesy
20 of 121
Cenit Top & Bottom
Palm modaoperandi.com
$150.00
21 of 121
Two Piece Bikini
Bottega Veneta farfetch.com
$620.00
22 of 121
Lumière High-Waisted Bikini
Oseree modaoperandi.com
$270.00
23 of 121
Thema Nile Bikini
Hunza G farfetch.com
$190.00
24 of 121
Halterneck Bikini
Adriana Degreas farfetch.com
$187.00
swimsuit trends
Courtesy of Patbo
25 of 121
Fanciful Frills

Designers are keeping 2021 light and bright with ethereal ruffle necklines and flounce waist detailing that injects femininity into swimwear in just about every style and print.

Courtesy
26 of 121
Denise One Piece
Maygel Coronel maygelcoronel.com
$330.00
Courtesy
27 of 121
Alta Mare Loreta One-Piece
Eberjey eberjey.com
$194.00
Courtesy
28 of 121
Eyelet Halter Bikini Top
Shoshanna saksfifthavenue.com
$180.00
Courtesy
29 of 121
Eyelet Tie Bikini Bottoms
Shoshanna saksfifthavenue.com
$145.00
Courtesy
30 of 121
Casius Ruffle Triangle Bikini Top
Suboo saksfifthavenue.com
$120.00
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at piano.io