Sunday, May 24, 2015

Channeling Our Inner Mermaid

Sunday, May 24, 2015
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I'm having flashbacks of that one amazing summer my Dad made me buy a one piece for a swimming lesson with a guy hahah. Looking back on it, I actually don't think it was over protective parenting of a nineteen year old... it was the fact that I look like an ice-cream sandwich or neapolitan ice-cream  in the summer thanks to Beach tag checking. (Seriously pair the tan I get with the fact I'm wearing soffee shorts, an often times oversized tank top, and the addition of a fanny pack... and I am a walking joke in a two piece) I rummaged through piles and piles of one pieces that summer and found virtually nothing... I wish some of these were available two summers ago when I went through my one-piece panic. (like number six helloooo) 

So rather your looking for a one piece because you too are twenty-two years old and can't swim and your father is making you wear a one piece, you need it because of school and/or church function, or maybe you just like one-pieces... I've got you covered. 


I guess the theme of this post is like cover up your skin? hahah I don't know but sometimes a good coverup can make all the difference. I would know, I don't think anyone has really ever seen me in my bathing suit, I just typically don't let people but I am all about coverups! Out of these ten, I would have to say my favorite is the second! But probably because it looks like something I would wear period, so i will feel 100% comfortable walking down the beach in it. ((And I say this like every summer but I am going to actually try to be seen in my two piece... we shall see))



here's the infamous
one-piece in all it's glory.
And see I wasn't kidding
about the tan line...

And all you bikini loving people, I haven't forgotten you (heck I wear bikinis everyday at work underneath the uniform that serves like a chastity belt... ;) ) I wrote a post around March on some bikini picks, but an updated version just may be in the works... let me know if it's something you're interested in! 

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17 comments :

  1. They are all amazing! I really love number 9 at the top! :)
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  2. Lovely collection that you picked out. I really like number 2 and 7 of the one-piece picks, both have a vintage look to them. Very flattering.

    Diary of Elegance
    http://diaryofelegance.blogspot.ca/

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  3. I can't wait to bust out the bikinis! Do you have any recommendations for online stores that ship worldwide with pretty one-piece swimsuits at affordable prices? Let's say... $30?

    www.chloecake.blogspot.com

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    1. Hey girl, I will get right on that and email you some links!! :)

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  4. These swinsuits ars so fab!!!!
    Maybe we can support each other via GFC & bloglovin etc. Let me know :)
    Greets from the EDELFABRIK
    Chrissie?

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  5. so many great picks! they're all cute :)

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  6. They are all so cute:)

    XOXO,
    Jordan
    braidsandbuttercream.blogspot.com

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  7. I really like your selections :) Great choices :)

    http://lovelyattitude.com

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  8. Those one pieces are amazing! The flamingo & purple one are my favorites! Amazing post :)

    XX, SS || A Little Seersucker Sass

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  9. I love options number 5 & 9 for the one pieces, those are so pretty!

    xoxo, SS


    The Southern Stylista

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  10. Love your picks and all the flamingos! Kate Spade can do no wrong!

    Christine | http://www.DimesandDonuts.com

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  11. Such cute picks! And I love your story haha. I think the picture of you is super cute, although I totally get where you're coming from on the tan line issue... sigh. Love the post!

    www.tailoredandtrue.wordpress.com

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  12. Haha I'm totally 22 years old and have never learned how to swim! But that doesn't mean I don't love shopping for a great bathing suit and cover up like the next girl. Your one piece suit picks are amazing and honestly I love a classic one piece and those cover ups are the cutest!

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  13. For bathing suits I love love 2, 7 and 9. For those coverups I really like 2 but I usually wear a kimono like 9! A good cover up is important for someone living in jersey like me because I drive to the beach in my bathing suit already and when I stop at Wawa or rest stops along the way I need to be somewhat covered haha

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    1. Hahah yesss, it really is the struggle!!

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