24 Black Bikinis Ready To Be Your Swimwear Cornerstone

Like a t-shirt, sweater, or pair of jeans, a black swimsuit is essential to any well-curated capsule wardrobe. And, although we love a good one-piece as much as the next bathing beauty, it's the black bikini that proves most versatile during the sunshine season — seeing as you can mix & match it with just about any other color under the sun.
Of course, selecting the perfect go-to style isn’t always so black and white — so, to help get you swimming, we rounded up a bunch of noir-hued bikini sets that were made to be your bathing-suit cornerstone. Whether you’re a West Coaster who spends hours on the beach or just someone with impromptu plans to jet off some warm-weather weekend, the classic black bikinis ahead range from plus-size to standard and high-waisted to barely-there, to ensure that you and your body are covered.
At Refinery29, we’re here to help you navigate this overwhelming world of stuff. All of our market picks are independently selected and curated by the editorial team. If you buy something we link to on our site, Refinery29 may earn commission

More from Shopping

R29 Original Series