10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

From sun-filled days at the beach to swanky poolside soirees, hit the summer scene in style with our favourite bikinis and cover-ups.

Bikinis and Cover Ups

Short and sweet

Slip on this adorable eyelet cover-up and prepare to be the sweetest thing on the beach. Bonus: wear a vibrant swimsuit underneath for a surprising pop of colour! 

Credits: SwimMates Bikini Top, $25, Bottom, $14, Lands End, Sunrise To Sunset Dress, $50, Roxy.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Tunic time

Cover up a barely-there bather by throwing on a gauzy tunic that shows off your gams. The flirty hi-low hem makes for an effortlessly cool look. 

Credits: Double-Stripe Bandeau Top, $58, Bottom, $59, J.Crew, Tie Neck Tunic, $44, Loft.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Maxi power

Go from a relaxing day in the sun to happy hour with this flirty bandeau maxi cover-up.

Credits: Simply Sole Top, $40, Bottom, $30, Sears, Oasis Ditsy Print Bandeau Maxi Beach Dress, $69, ASOS.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Borrow from the boys

Whether you’re playing a round of beach volleyball or catching some waves, this practical (and cute) number is sure to stay put. 

Credits: Top, $12, Bottom, $14, Joe Fresh, Boyfriend Shirt Cover-Up, $75, Tommy Bahama.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Sarong song

Cruise into summer with a vibrant sarong. We love how it can be tied in multiple ways, allowing you to mix up your poolside look daily! 

Credits: Ella Moss Mazzy Top, $53, Bottom, $53, Shopbop, Cole of California Sarong, $25, Sears.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Easy breezy

Get back to basics with a simple, curve-hugging bikini. The subtle gold hardware adds a touch of glamour, making it the perfect option for a picnic at the beach or a swanky poolside soiree. 

Credits: Top, $10, Bottom, $9, Old Navy, V-Neck Cover Up, $78, Victoria's Secret.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Gauzy goddess

Throw on this adorable striped bandeau bikini for a playful take on the nautical trend. With a removable strap and cute buttons, what’s not to love?

Credits: Cole of California Top, $30, Bottom, $30, Sears.

Jen's Pirate Booty Dress, $99, Shopbop.


10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Red hot

Capture that handsome lifeguard’s attention with a fiery red bather that’s sure to turn heads. 

Credits: French Connection Bikini Top, $36, Bottom, $33, ASOS, Houndstooth Tunic, $94, J.Crew.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Festival fun

Beat the blazing heat at your favourite summer festival with an ethnic-inspired, dropped-waist cover-up. 

Credits: Vix Bandeau, $104, Vix Bottom, $84, Club Monaco, River Island Portabella Beach Dress, $36, ASOS.

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups

Pretty in peach

Release your inner girly-girl by donning a sweet floral two-piece number at your next poolside soiree. We love the adjustable straps and flattering ruching! 

Credits: Bikini Top, $12, Bottom. $23, Joe Fresh, Maxi Dress, $55, Victoria Secret .

10 best bikinis and cool cover-ups


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