These days, swimsuits are good for so much more than swimming — they've gone from a technical item exclusively reserved for water activities to a full-fledged piece of fashion that doubles as a top or bodysuit. So, when shopping for a new bathing suit for summer, it's important to keep that outfit potential in mind.
To really get your money's worth out of a one-piece, look for options that offer statement details (like an exposed zipper), standout fabrics or prints, or unique silhouettes. As for the styling, the possibilities are just about endless — and aren't just limited to warm-weather situations. In fact, with the right outfit, you can start wearing your swimsuits today
. The four outfits ahead will show you how, and offer some pieces to shop if you're so inspired.
Market by Rachel Besser