Summer is finally upon us and so what better time to do a round-up on the top 10 luxury bikinis to be seen in this Summer. Whether you’re heading for the beach, lounging by the pool, or just want to look good on your own private yacht, you are sure to find something here to suit… please tell us your favourites by adding a comment at the end!
Brights collection from heidi klein
Welcome the Summer with heidi klein‘s fresh and bold bikini collection which entails the classic heidi klein shape and signature silhouettes. These are designed with hidden support, secret padding and under wiring to ensure the perfect fit and sit together with their sensual new prints and textures, including exotic oranges and ocean blues giving off a year long summer vibe.
Muted minks and golden hues provide a crisp finish. Safari influences channel middle Africa with edgy python prints and vibrant blue zebra prints. Not forgetting their new Brights collection perfect for making a statement on the beach. Without a doubt, heidi klein is evocative of the raw, natural beauty and elegance of travel.
Serpentine bikini from Sauvage Swimwear
This glamorous microsoft Italian nylon lycra two piece from Sauvage Swimwear has adjustable gold snake sliders. The halter top comes with Swarovski crystals and removable pads, and comes with the low rise full or Rio bottom. $200.
Seafolly Rococo Rose Bikini from Coco Bay
This season’s hot trend – vintage floral and we love it! Seafolly’s Rococo Rose Bikini Collection combines the gorgeous floral print with retro feminine styling to create a really stunning bikini range. Bandeaus, Tri Bras and Long Line Bustiers matched with a a choice of bikini pants, all finished with subtle button and bow trim for a soft playful look. Next day delivery and free returns/exchanges are offered on this vintage floral Rococo Rose Bikini Collection at Coco Bay.
The Tahiti from Lee + Lani
Lee + Lani‘s cutting edge swimwear line has been in the works for the past 2 years. They use rich luxurious fabrics and custom Lee + Lani prints imported from Italy to ensure the quality and uniqueness of each design. This alluring Tahiti push-up bandeau top with detailed ruffle edge and criss cross binding is paired with a flirty flutter skirt narrow cut bottom with cinch up back. $285.
Nomi & Diana from Aquara Di Lara
This gorgeous bandeau bikini from Aquara Di Lara comes with removable pads and straps and features a pink gold hardware on both top and bottom. Bottoms offer European back coverage. Comes in Caicos Blue (pictured), Caicos Sunset or Kyrie Gold, and costs $210.
Tropicana Bikini by MIKOH Swimwear from InStyleSwimwear.com
One of the hottest trends in swimwear for Summer 2013 is “the sexy back” trend and nobody does it better than MIKOH Swimwear. The Tropicana bikini is the perfect style for bold, fashionable women who aren’t afraid to show some skin. The bandeau top runs straight across and features a strappy stringed back. The matching bikini bottom hits low on the hips, features skimpy back coverage and strappy stringed side detailing. Both the top and bottom from MIKOH are done in a gorgeous shark grey hue and feature a smooth, seamless design to ensure amazing fit. The Tropicana bikini from MIKOH Swimwear retails at $200 and is available at InStyleSwimwear.com.
Lisa Blue Flamingo One Shoulder Flamenco Frill Bikini at Violet’s Knickers Boutique
The true essence of the flamingo bird is grace, and this flamingo story from Lisa Blue epitomizes this grace with femininity, beauty and balance. The bikini is sold separately, top £74.00 and the tie bikini bottoms £50.00 with matching items in the collection, all available from luxury lingerie and loungewear boutique Violet’s Knickers with many more swimwear designers in her wardrobe.
Vix Kalahari Embroidered Triangle Bikini from Figleaves.com
In a gorgeous, tribal design, the Vix Swimwear Kalahari Embroidered Triangle Bikini Top is a beach must-have. Stylishly finished with beads and multi-coloured embroidery, this bikini fastens at the neck and back. Available from Figleaves – £175 for the top and for £130 for the matching brief.
Allure Frill Bandeau Bikini from Zimmermann
The Allure Floral print frill bandeau bikini, from Zimmermann‘s Summer Swim 13 collection, consists of a padded underwire top and removable halter straps, with an overlay ruffle panel at top and bottom with striped tape detail along edge. It has a gunmetal back closure and is made of Italian shiny lycra, so hand wash only. It retails for $260.
Lady Lux Head over Heels Silver Bikini from Beach Bourn
This beautiful classic bikini with a modern twist is from Californian swimwear designer Lady Lux and available to purchase from Beach Bourn. It has a fixed triangle top with half inch stretch banded bottom to help support great contouring of the bust and gorgeous gun-metal coloured mesh straps on each side. The low rise Brazilian hipster bottoms have matching gun-metal coloured mesh trim with centre connector that holds double mesh loops together across each hip. Fully lined with amazingly soft fabric that feels great against your skin.