Welcome to swimsuit season, folks. It might not be summer quite yet, but bathing suits—and weekends at the beach—are already starting to come back into the mix. If you’re looking for a new suit to try this season, there’s one style that looks good on everyone that you should definitely own. We’re talking about black one-piece swimsuits.
We chatted with Michelle Copelman, design director at Solid & Striped, who filled us in on what makes the style so flattering. According to Copelman, “A black one-piece is a tried and true option for all shapes and sizes because it is truly timeless. Black is always a slimming choice and the classic one-piece style lengthens any body type. The Anne-Marie from Solid & Striped adds a sexy element with a low scoop back.” That’s right: The style is sleek and classic but also stylish and cool. Just look to fashion girls who can’t stop wearing the chic swimsuit style.
Keep reading to see how fashion girls are wearing black one-piece swimsuits, then shop 22 cool styles to wear all summer long.
Try a plunging neckline for a fashion-forward look.
We love the zip-up style worn by Ashley Graham.
Swap out your bikini for a classic black one-piece swimsuit this summer.
Style yours with a straw hat.
We love the low scoop back.
Who says bigger bosoms have to be hoiked up by halter necks?
We love the cutout details.
This can double up as a going-out top when you're somewhere hot.
Metallic straps add a cool detail to this simple black suit.
It's the little details that sets this one apart.
We love the crisscross details.
Try a one-shoulder silhouette.
We love the sporty vibe of this suit with its front zipper.
We love the lace-up ties on this suit.
Pair this lace-up swimsuit with a floppy hat and big sunglasses.
We love this delicate suit for a day by the pool.
We have a feeling this suit will be everywhere this summer.
Feminine and retro.