When it comes to your honeymoon, it’s always a good idea to prepare way ahead of time. That way once you get there, all you have to worry about is lounging, relaxing and celebrating your recent nuptials. In terms of destination, the majority of today’s honeymooners opt to go to warm and sunny luxury beach resorts. If you fall under that category, you’ll need plenty of gorgeous swimsuits, cover-ups and accessories to make you feel romantic and sexy. For any honeymoon beach getaway, you’re sure to take plenty of photos to remember your trip, so you’re going to want to look your best. Read on for all the essentials for a romantic luxury beach getaway.
As a rule of thumb, anything white is perfect for a honeymoon. Not only is white the color for brides in many Western countries, but it also symbolizes purity, grace and innocence. Melissa Odabash is one designer who always features gorgeous bikini sets that evoke a sense of romance and sensuality. On the other hand, Brazilian brands like Despi and ViX specialize in sexy yet sophisticated swimsuits with gorgeous embellishments that pop beautifully against your skin. Finally, Sauvage is perfect for fashionable brides who crave that glamorous beach-chic style; featuring sparkling Swarovski crystal details, Sauvage swimsuits are elegant and perfectly chic for a beach honeymoon.
If you’re planning a honeymoon beach getaway, most likely you’ll be staying at a resort. You’ll need a lot of cover-ups and dresses, as they will most likely be your typical daytime outfit of choice at the resort. Think tunics, kaftans and dresses in fabrics that are lightweight and flowy. Both Debbie Katz South Beach and 6 Shore Road make breathtaking cover-ups in an assortment of styles. All styles feature unique details and embellishments, and are made with breezy, luxurious fabrics. In addition, Melissa Odabash makes gorgeous ready-to-wear resort pieces that work perfectly as cover-ups or as an outfit all themselves. In any of these designers’ styles, you’ll look and feel sexy, sensual and perfectly romantic on your honeymoon.
Every woman knows that it’s all about the detail and certain accessories can really make or break an outfit. For any honeymoon beach getaway, make sure to bring at least one pair of flip-flops. Havaianas and Ipanemas are two brands that are affordable, comfortable and feature a variety of colors and styles. In addition to flip-flops, hats are essential for a honeymoon beach getaway, as they help keep the blazing hot sun out of your face. In terms of style, go for a floppy hat; not only are floppy hats fun, but they also add a sense of elegance, mystery and high fashion to any beach ensemble. In terms of jewelry, you want to keep it simple, so either go for a chunky bracelet or a necklace. Cocobelle makes gorgeous accessories, including beautiful beaded cuffs and belts, perfect for pulling your entire beach look together.
And finally, the number one thing not to forget for any honeymoon beach getaway is the honeymoon lingerie. Choose styles that compliment your body type and get to sizzling!
Susan Bodack is the Director of Social Media Marketing at InStyleSwimwear.com.