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6 Stylish one-piece swimsuits for summer

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Bathing suits that inspire confidence

Looking for a bathing suit you'll have fun wearing? We've found six suits that fit great whether you're zooming down a water slide or lounging by the swimming pool.

Summer is all about getting outside and having fun. When you go swimsuit shopping this year, focus on suits that make you feel good. Practical doesn’t mean unfashionable: We’ve found six great suits that feel secure and fit well without looking like they were tailored for retirees.

Bathing suits that inspire confidence

Stylish chevrons

The chevron print on this full-coverage bathing suit gives it a modern, on-trend look that pairs beautifully with the vintage cut. Perfect for full-busted women, And Then Sun one piece has pin-up style and a hefty dose of sex appeal, thanks to the cute cut on the bottom. (ModCloth, $112)

Bathing suits that inspire confidence

Sporty racerback

Love your favorite workout top? Draw inspiration from it when this stylish, sporty two-piece with a slimming high-waisted bottom. The ECO Swim tankini has a trendy grommet embellishment and hints of teal. Great for the beach or for hitting a water park, this practical suit doesn’t skimp on style. (Macy’s, $74)

Bathing suits that inspire confidence

Underwire tankini

When you need support up top, an underwire tankini is the way to go. The Shape & Enhance tankini has removable cups and adjustable straps, making it fit more like your favorite bra. Check out the black and gray floral print for a trendy color combination and pair with your favorite bottoms. (Lands' End, $89)

Bathing suits that inspire confidence

Reversible one-piece

When you invest in a well-made bathing suit, you want to get the most bang for your buck. This Bars and Blocks reversible suit gives you two fashion choices: Go with the modern block pattern or get sleek with all black. The thin straps in the back add sexiness to this one piece. (Speedo, $82)

Bathing suits that inspire confidence

Modern colorblock

If you’re looking for an easy way to stay on trend, choose a colorblock pattern. This budget-friendly one piece colorblock swimsuit covers well but still looks cute, thanks to the sweetheart neckline and detailing. Adjustable straps help you find a fit that feels good and stays put. (Target, $34)

Bathing suits that inspire confidence

Slimming ruching

When you’re looking for swimwear that slims, look for details like ruching that gently shape your body. The Solid Caliente suit pairs a plunging neckline and a deep back with lots of support and details that sculpt your waist. This suit will stay put no matter what kind of adventures you get up to. (Miraclesuit, $158)

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