Whether or not we can feel it, summer is just around the bend. So in an effort to keep you and your closet fully prepped on the latest swimwear trends, we've been sharing everything from which swim trends are out for 2019 to Amazon's secret affordable swimwear section, and today, we're highlighting one trend, in particular, that you're about to see on everyone from celebs to fashion girls to your most stylish friend once summer rolls around: the underwire bikini trend.
Inspired by the shape of your most classic bras, this summer's stylish bikinis incorporate underwire and seaming into the design itself. There's something undeniably retro about the lingerie-inspired shape, especially when paired with high-waisted bottoms. We could easily see Sophia Loren or Jane Birkin wearing any of the current styles on offer. As far as where to find them, celeb-favorite Australian brands like Fella and Bamba have been leading the trend with their array of minimalist designs and fresh colors and prints to choose from.
Now that swimsuit weather and vacation season are inching closer, we're spotting versions of the underwire bikinis from brands all over the internet, from mainstays like Swimsuits for All and Aerie to indie labels like Peony and Anemone, proving that it's about to dominate beaches and pools all over the world.
To shop all the best underwire bikinis on offer right now and get inspired by how to wear them, keep reading.
Thicker straps are also trending in the swimwear world.
This buzzy 2019 shade of powder blue is pure perfection.
This could have been plucked straight out of the '60s.
This pretty pink set is currently occupying my shopping cart (and my heart).
I can never pass up a good tie-waist bikini bottom.
I've just discovered this brand—and am telling all my friends about it.
Lingerie? Swimwear? This sweet set could probably double as both.
Aerie is my secret source for cute (and affordable) swimsuits.
Seriously, so many color and cut options to choose from.
I've never seen a chicer plain black bikini.
This on-the-rise indie brand is one to know.
That little bow though.
The trendiest color meets the trendiest shape.
Minimalists, this neutral 'kini has your names written all over it.
Pairs well with high-cut bottoms.