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8 Great 1-piece swimsuits for less than $50

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Pretty, affordable 1-pieces

Over the past several years, bathing suit season has become a bank-account burden. Swimsuits, though tiny, seem to cost more than a lot of other summer style items. To help you find fashionable and flattering swimwear that won’t eat up your whole summer style budget, we’ve pulled together a list of 10 affordable and adorable poolside options.

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Pretty, affordable 1-pieces

1Sexy stripes

Old Navy, $29.50

Make a serious splash in this fun, nautical-inspired swimsuit in grey and white stripes. We love the simple yet sophisticated style and sexy keyhole detail along the top.

2Basic blue

Old Navy, $29.50

Basic can be beautiful, and you'll look sleek and stylish in this navy halter with V-neck and ruched front. The cut is classic and wearable with ample coverage while still being fashionable and flirty.

3Think pink

Forever 21, $19.80

Have fun and look fabulous in this playful pink suit with sexy side cut-outs and metal O-ring centre. Youthful and bright, this style is perfect for anyone who wants to get noticed this summer.

4Make it a monokini

Charlotte Russe, $26.50

You will be a poolside showstopper in this black halter-style monokini in a flattering shadow stripe print. Show just enough skin to feel daring but remain covered enough to feel comfortable.

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