Don’t get caught buying the wrong bikini! There are so many options to consider before purchasing your next swimsuit. That’s why we created The Beach Company – to help you pick out the bikini that’s perfect for you and your unique body.
Before we get to the ins and outs of buying a bikini, we should discuss the different types of bikinis. We’ve made a list of some of the most popular styles. This list isn’t meant to be exhaustive, just to give you a good idea of the type of bikinis available today. Let’s start with the tops, shall we?
Types of Bikini Tops
Classic Triangle Top
When most people think ‘bikini’, this is the style of top they’re picturing.
Enhanced Triangle Top
A slightly different cut to give your cleavage a big visual boost.
Classic Bandeau Top
Super comfy and perfect for almost any outdoor occasion.
Couture Bandeau Top
A more refined, embellished version of the classic bandeau top.
Name for it’s shape, this top looks great on almost anyone.
More coverage and support with nice wide straps.
Types of Bikini Bottoms
Not for the shy, but they’re great for tanning. Also called a g-string.
Whale Tail Thong
Named for it’s shape, the whale tail has puckered detailing in the back.
Pucker Butt Bikini
Named for the way the back is sewn to create wrinkles for visual flair.
Rides low on the hips with more coverage for a sexier style.
Puckered skirt with normal panty usually sewn in.
Boy Short Bikini
Sexy little shorts that would make Daisy Duke proud.