Seeing as it’s perennial summer here in Singapore, a trusty go-to swimsuit or two-piece that makes you feel attractive even on the worst of days should be a wardrobe priority. Whether you’re soaking up some vitamin sea (C) near the shore, lounging by the pool, or diving in the open seas, keep the good vibes flowing by dressing for the occasion.
Swimwear in Singapore is notoriously hard to find – if you don’t know where to look. So chin up! We’ve rounded up the stores with the hottest swimsuit styles to heat up your summer.
Online mix-and-match swimwear
16A Haji Lane, Singapore, 189209 | Available online.
This online brand is solving a problem that many women have. August Society realised that few women have well-proportioned bodies and took it upon themselves to create well-constructed mix and match swimwear. With a large selection of cuts and prints to suit all tastes, August Society allows shoppers to find the ideal top and bottom for your body shape in a print that they love.The latest collection features bikini’s, one-piece swimsuits and rash guards. Not only will the fit be spot on, but delivery and returns within Singapore are free!
Fun bikinis with vibrant designs
Babyblue Bikini spells fun and adventure. Their swimsuits include vibrant tribal prints with neon colours, in various classic swimsuit styles like halter neck, bandeau, criss-cross and one-piece monokinis. The brand strongly focuses on the element of fun, combining luxurious designs and comfortable fabrics. What’s more, the brand has partnered with other prominent swimwear labels, including Blue Glue bikini, Mar Egeu and Khongboon Swimwear to usher in a new generation of interesting pieces.
Couture-inspired swimwear boutique
8D Dempsey Road, Singapore 249672 | Also available online.
Get your fill of world-favourite designer swimwear brands from Latin America and the United States at Coral Secret. Caged bikinis and flirty maillots from the wildly popular Californian brand – Beach Bunny swimwear, goddess-glam embellished pieces from Aguaclara and fashion forward styles from Paridizia. Before you go cavorting on the white sand beaches of your luxury beach destination, you’ll want to give this couture-inspired swimwear boutique a visit!
Carefully curated swim and resort wear styles
This breezy lifestyle boutique is a destination in itself. Awash with pool blues and shell whites, the carefully curated boutique conveys a laid-back beach island vibe that falls in perfectly with its collection of swim and resort wear, beach-appropriate jewellery, cosmetics and home accessories. Swimwear options here hardly disappoint. Graphic print-astic one-pieces from We Are Handsome, swim separates from high-fashion favourite, Melissa Odabash and Aussie label Zimmermann form part of the formidable selection on deck.
Swimwear for petite women
#02-14, Mandarin Gallery, 333a Orchard Road, Singapore 238897 | Also available online.
If your favourite colour is blue, you’ll bless the day that K.BLU Swim entered the swimwear game. Aside from a gorgeous range of athletic and elegant body-flattering swimwear, K.BLU Swim stands apart from the other swimwear offerings with its dedicated Asian fit. Designed with the Asian frame in mind, K.BLU Swim’s swimmers are tailor-made for even the most petite of figures. We love the porcelain-printed keyhole corset one-piece and the asymmetrical one-piece with chevron mesh inserts for those appreciative of fuller coverage and better support. Head on down to their newly opened Summer Lounge at Mandarin Gallery, where you’ll find a range of accessories, resortwear and swimwear, including sensuous pieces from their sister brand, Kenzilily.
Luxury fashion designs from the Nordic
Krag Nordic is an online store with a love of the timeless sophistication and simplicity of Scandinavian design. The store carries the daring colour combinations, beautiful fabrics, feminine shapes of Danish brand Hanne Bloch, and the selection of bikinis, full piece costumes, cover ups and resort wear is all available for obligation free home fittings! Could buying swimwear get any easier!?
Bright and feminine swimwear
Score the perfect summer vacation accessory from Vamastyle’s range of bright and feminine swimwear. Cheeky bandeau bikini tops adorned with sunny chevron stripes and frilly one-shoulder maillots toe that fine balance between sexy and siren. Between the bold graphic prints and bright washes of colour, it’s hard to settle for just one, and why should you?
FUN AND TRENDY PRINTS
18 Roseburn Avenue Frankel Estate Singapore 456369 (By Appointment only) | Also Available online.
Attempting to avoid cookie-cutter bikini designs and colours this summer? Head over to theWYLDshop.com for a unique swimwear experience. Founded by Australian, Kara Bensley-Austin, theWYLDshop.com is dedicated to fashionistas throughout Asia who are in need of trendy, affordable high street style with an urban edge. The store features swimwear from Vamastyle and MinkPink, both of which include fun prints like psychedelic floral bikinis and one-piece swimsuits.