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2016 Bikini & Swimsuit Trends

Another year of beach holidays is here which means that we need to start refreshing our swimwear wardrobes! But what are the hottest trends for 2016? Which styles, colours and silhouettes are in? Here's our pick of the best trends to hit the beach in, and a few of our favourite pieces to help you nail each look...


High Necks



Banana Moon Nacotee Pansy High Neck Tank  |  Banana Moon Nacotee Paia Hipster Pant


High neck, sporty surfer girl swimwear is totally on trend for another season this year. Whether you prefer a swimsuit or a bikini, there are a huge range of different styles from all your favourite brands for 2016. This is a great universal trend as high neck styles suit both small and large busts.


  2016 swimwear trends


1. Moontide Eden Butterfly Top  &  Moontide Eden Panelled 50s Pant  |  2. Seafolly Mesh About Surf Maillot  |  3. Freya Electra Underwired High Neck Crop Top  &   Freya Electra Rio Brief  |  4. Jets Sublime High Neck One Piece



 Jewel Tones



Huit All I Want Cross Back Underwired Swimsuit 


Rich opulent shades of red, blue, green and pink are the key shades you need for 2016. These rich jewelled hues are a great way to highlight that summer glow, especially if they have a subtle shimmer. The richer the colour the better for this trend!




1. Pour Moi Azure Padded Underwired Top  &  Pour Moi Azure Tie Side Pant  |  2. Seafolly Goddess Kiara Bustier  &  Seafolly Goddess Brazilian Tie Side  |  3. Jets Illuminate 50s Gathered Halter One Piece  |  4. Seaspray Just Colour One Piece







ViX Solid Betsey Bandeau  |  ViX Solid Betsey Bottom


While monochrome is a classic trend, this season's style updates are anything but expected. Im bold patterns and sexy silhouettes, this season's monochrome is an absolute must for your next getaway.




1. Jets Classique Halter Boyleg One Piece  |  2. Gottex Costa Brava Halter Cut Out One Piece  |  3. Banana Moon Florida Mundo Crop Top  &  Banana Moon Florida Ayoa Tab Side Pant  |  4. Seafolly Coast to Coast Bandeau  &  Seafolly Coast to Coast Ruched Side Retro Pant







Lepel Riviera Moulded Halter Bikini Top  |  Lepel Riviera Fold Pant


You can never go wrong with a classic stripe at the beach, but this season don't just stick to the nautical look, there are so many other stylish options out there. Wide or thin, multi-coloured or two-tone, this trend has been seen in so many different designers' collections that you're sure to find the perfect pick for you.


  2016 Swimwear Trends


1. Ted Baker Tribal Stripe Luxe Bikini Top  &  Tribal Stripe Luxe Pant  |  2. Moontide Brush Off Twist One Piece  |  3. Sunseeker Bold Stripe Moulded Underwired Balconette Top  &  Bold Stripe Hipster Pant  |  4. Seafolly Riviera Stripe Soft Cup Halter Maillot




Minimal One Pieces



Melissa Odabash Milano One Piece


Proof that you don't need to always be daring with your look to keep up with the latest trends. For 2016, minimal one pieces are huge this season! This trend is all about no embellishment, patterns or details, just a simple silhouette for a feminine, effortless look.  




1. Seafolly Goddess Keyhole Maillot  |  2. Lepel Lagoon Non-Wired Swimsuit  |  3. Moontide Contours Butterfly One Piece  |  4. Roidal Ceylan Carla One Piece



Which trend will you be rocking this Summer season?