Good news. The best plus size bathing suits have definitely taken a turn toward fashion, while focusing on form and function as well. If you want to swim laps, Speedo has a line of top quality plus size swimsuits that will fit the bill. Even Consumer Reports tested suits with tummy tucking panels. One of our fave emerging swim trends is the bike short-tini. These feature a variety of tops, but bottoms are cut longer to cover that inner thigh area most of us are particularly sensitive about revealing and so easily burns.
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Pear-shape, hourglass, inverted trapezoid -- we can't even keep track of the ways people are categorizing womens' bodies anymore. When you're at the mall, do you ever say, "Ugh I can't wear this top because I'm apple-shaped"? While the outdated body categories frustrate us on a regular basis, they become even more annoying when swimsuit shopping -- a task that is difficult enough without us having to figure out if we're banana-shaped or not. Since we, as fashion editors, couldn't decipher our "body shapes" we figured most of the female population must be having the same problem as well. To help everyone out, we decided to come up with a guide to bathing suit shopping using language we actually use when we talk about ourselves.
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Based in New York, Amanda Rumbalski embarked on a professional writing career in Her work has appeared in "Icon" magazine and on Entertainment-Central. Rumbalski holds a Bachelor of Arts in advertising and marketing communications from the Fashion Institute of Technology. Swimsuit shopping can be an intimidating task for women with post-winter arms that have been hibernating beneath chunky sweaters. Once you find a style that flatters and takes the focus away from big arms, you'll no doubt be hitting the beach without a care in the world; and no, you will not be wearing a wet suit.
The year-old model knows how to rock a swimsuit! It might seem like extra fabric would be a bad thing when you have curves, but it's often just the opposite. Side and belly ruching on a swimsuit is super flattering, and gives you a flirty vintage vibe.