This summer, the high waisted bikini is back with a vengeance! There’s nothing more refreshing than a summer trend that’s sexy, vintage-inspired, and functional too. The look gained popularity in the 1950s, during the era of the iconic pin-up girl. They were voluptuous and sensual, which is, well, kind of amazing.
Check out these takes on the classic look!
The River Island Scarf Print High Waisted Bikini
This bikini’s print is reminiscent of a classic silk scarf, with orange and yellow splashes to make your tan pop. It’s shiny finish and seamless bottoms are the bikini’s two best features. This look would be great for cocktails by the pool.
Wildfox Couture Sinatra Bikini
Delightfully dainty, this bikini has shy-girl charm. The sky blue and faded flower print give the it a sweet, dreamy effect. Nautical gold buttons and delicate ruffles accent the bottom half of the suit. This design by the LA duo at Wildfox definitely has us California dreamin’.
Mara Hoffman Ladder High Waisted Bikini
This suit is all about the details. The bandeau halter-top is adjustable, and with a quick untie you can avoid tan lines. The high waisted bottoms feature zigzag, lace-up sides that help make this suite perfect no matter your body shape. Finally – that tribal pattern! Jungle meets surf.