Take it from your elders: The high-waisted silhouettes of the '50s and '60s possess the superpower to enhance your curves and elongate your legs. If you need more coverage than an itsy bitsy bikini this summer but still want to bare some midriff, this is your comfortable (and chic!) middle ground. Click ahead to shop the best high-waisted swimsuits on sale now.
Marysia set the trend for all the scalloped swimwear that's cropping up these days. Their mint-colored bikini is a new addition to the family that comes in a soft stretch-crepe (AKA a refreshingly non-shiny swim option).
Marysia Antibes and Santa Monica Scalloped Bandeau Bikini, $281; netaporter.com.
A sweet polka dot option with an underwire top deserves a 🙌 🙌 🙌 from all the smaller-chested gals out there.
Underwire Bikini Top in Polka Dot, $40; jcrew.com. High Waist Bikini Bottom in Polka Dot, $50;jcrew.com.