By now you’ve already scoured the Internet, found the perfect swimsuit and are excited to finally get a chance to sport it this weekend. If what to wear with your prized bather has you stumped, however, we’ve styled five outfits to ensure a look that will seamlessly transition from one destination to the next, whether you’re lunching al fresco before hitting the beach or heading to happy hour after a day lounging by the pool. Here, ideas for nailing this tricky ensemble.
5 Chic Ways To Style A Swimsuit
Pair a gingham one-piece with a flouncy white midi skirt and neutral accessories in woven raffia.
Pleated Cotton-Poplin Midi Skirt
Caged Leather Espadrille Wedge Sandal
The Anne-Marie in Raspberry & Crème Gingham
Solid & Striped
Don't be afraid to mix nautical stripes with festive tropical prints, and be sure your shoes can kick off easily when you hit the sand.
Cotton Short in Retro Floral
Atlantis Nylon Tricot Striped Rash Guard Bikini
Rope Canvas Tote
Dress up a halter-neck bikini with high-waisted cropped trousers, a bohemian necklace and sleek monochromatic mules.
Cropped Striped Trousers
3.1 Phillip Lim
Webby Leather 110mm Slide Sandal
Mini Pilot Perforated Leather Backpack
Rag & Bone
Mud Cloth and Turquoise Necklace
Lizzie Fortunato x St. Frank
Jenni Kayne x Marysia
Punchy hues and vibrant prints play nice in coordinating colorways. Wear your crochet suit under a sheer caftan with woven flats and '60s sunglasses for a leisurely lunch with an ocean view.
51mm Round Sunglasses
Split Personality Maxi Tote
Jolee Crochet Flat Sandal
Essential Crocheted Cotton Swimsuit
She Made Me
Summer 2016 Box of Style
The Zoe Report
Palm Springs Polish
Nothing will dress up a flirty floral swimsuit faster than a crisp pair of white tailored shorts. Accessorize with an embroidered clutch, drop earrings and lace-up tassel flats.
City Slim Clutch in Embroidered Indigo
Stella & Dot
Nadia Drop Earrings
Crepe Lace Tuck Short
Braided Lace-Up Tassel Flat Sandal
For Love & Lemons