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    32 Inexpensive Bikinis You'll Want To Live In All Summer

    High summer fashion for low costs.

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    1. A scalloped edge one-strap bikini that's so pretty, you'll swear off cover-ups forever. 

    A model wearing the two-piece in black
    The two-piece laid out on a fuzzy rug next to sunglasses and a hat
    Amazon

    Promising review: "First of all, I never write reviews but this suit is beyond amazing, so I felt like I needed to share! I hate swimsuits, hate shopping for them, and especially hate putting them on. This is by far the most comfortable and adorable suit I have ever put on. I am in love! I sized up and it fits perfectly! I am a mom of three little ones, so I am constantly running around in a suit, and this stays put and as I mentioned before, it is so comfortable. I want it in all the colors now!!!" —Michael A. Byrd

    Get it from Amazon for $19.66+ (available in sizes S–XL and in eight colors).

    2. A bikini set that's already doing a lot with its ruffly, V-neck top but then finishes strong with cool patterned bottoms. Have you seen that flamingo pattern???

    reviewer wearing the blue bikini top and floral bottom
    reviewer wearing black top and floral bottoms

    Promising review: "I bought this suit and absolutely love it! The top is so cute that I've worn it by itself and received tons of compliments. It fits great and provides a lot of support, which is nice. The material is thick as well and I felt very comfortable in it. The bottoms are adorable and high-waisted and fit great. It runs true-to-size and the colors are vibrant. Overall, love this suit!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 21 colors).

    3. A strappy two-piece to be your summer love this year. Picturing you and this swimsuit taking long romantic walks on the beach. :')

    reviewer wearing the swimsuit in black
    reviewer wearing the swimsuit in yellow

    Promising review: "I was so skeptical but I'm glad I ordered. I was scared it wouldn’t fit or the material would be cheap and tear easily. I was wrong. The fit is perfect and the material is thick and stretchy. I received so many compliments. Shipment was quick also! Definitely a good buy. I’m actually looking to buy more colors." —Sancia Ellis

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in seven styles, and sizes XL–4XL).

    4. A one-shoulder cutout top and high-rise bottom for anyone looking for THE trendiest possible option this summer. 

    reviewer wearing the purple tie dye set
    reviewer wearing the red paisley swimsuit

    Promising review: "LOVE LOVE LOVE. The material is very thick and high quality and honestly feels better than some bikinis I have paid over $50 for." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 15 colors).

    5. A rash guard tankini set with gloriously long sleeves because look, it's all fun in the sun until someone gets hurt (sunburnt reeealll bad). 

    Promising review: "Loved this suit! I went to Mexico on vacation and was concerned with getting too much sun. The top was perfect and I was expecting to hate the bottoms but they fit and looked great for my frame! Not only was this functional but super cute and I received a lot of compliments. I also did not get sunburned laying on the beach all day." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes 4–14 and in six colors).

    6. A tasseled bikini that won't leave you hanging.

    high waisted swimsuit with tassels
    reviewer wears the suit in red

    Reviewers say this suit runs a little small.

    Promising review: "This is much better quality than I had thought it would be. I had almost purchased the designer suit to ensure a good fit but I’m glad I opted to try this one first!" —Elyse Taylor

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes 4–14 and four colors).

    7. A geometric wonder you'll love the shape of.

    high waisted bikini with black and white design
    reviewer wears the suit

    Promising Review: "This bathing suit is actually comfortable to wear. It looks just like the image. I can honestly say this suit makes me feel more confident than traditional swimsuits. The material is good, and feels like it will last." —W.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in sizes S–XL).

    8. A strappy high-waisted bikini offering an ultra-stylish choice that'll make all your other swimsuits super envious.

    reviewer wearing swimsuit in black
    reviewer wearing swimsuit in pink

    Promising review: "Absolutely wonderful!! I'm heavy-chested so I didn't expect it to fit up top, but everywhere else is great! It's very stretchy and the material is exactly what you'd expect from a bathing suit. Very sexy, fits well, and good quality for the price!!" —Ruth Patterson

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in four styles, and sizes M–3XL).

    9. A bright cut-out bikini that's about to turn the beach into your own personal runway.

    model in neon green bikini with cut outs on the hips and shoulder
    Ego Swim

    Ego Swim is a Black-owned brand based in New York that makes swimsuits meant to empower and support body positivity.

    Get it from Ego Swim for $36 (available in sizes S–XL and four colors).

    10. A trendy bandeau bikini you'll definitely want to be spotted in.

    Promising review: "Love! Swimsuit is great quality, especially for the price. It's evenly sewn!!!" —Brittney

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes S–L and seven colors).

    11. And a high-waisted bikini with a tie-front you do knot wanna miss out on.

    reviewer wears bikini in orange
    the back of the swimsuit

    Promising review: "THIS IS FOR ALL MY CURVY WOMEN!!!!!! My man was speechless when he saw me in it. So comfy. Will hold up the big girls. I haven’t worn a bikini in six years until this! Already ordered every other color." —RACHEL RUSSELL

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in sizes XL–4XL and 14 colors/styles).

    12. A high-waisted swimsuit with buttons you'll be saying "ahoy there!" to.

    nautical swimsuit with red and white striped top and solid black bottoms
    reviewer wears the suit

    Promising review: "Love the suit. I prefer high-waisted suits these days. Bottoms fit well, top was a bit loose, but, really, who is the same size on bottom and top? I may just buy another suit a size down for the top cause it's so cheap." —BRITNEY M CHILD

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99 (available in sizes 4–16 and five colors).

    13. A high-waisted, scoop bikini high-cut swimsuit for a trendy yet classic beach look.

    reviewer wears the bikini
    reviewer wears the suit

    Promising review: "This suit is so cute. I ordered a large based on the reviews and it fits perfectly. I am a size 8, 5’6” and 34DD. The bottoms hit me in all the right places and the whole suit is so comfy. It’s thick and feels more expensive than it really is. The top is small for me, which I expected — the girls are a little squished, but I’m going to rock it." —Grace T3

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S-XL and in nine colors).

    14. A chic bikini with a convertible top, meaning you get like five swimsuits in one.

    high waisted bikini with front tie top
    Rebdolls

    Rebdolls is a Black-owned business that sells all the fashion items your closet could possibly need.

    Get it from Rebdolls: the top for $25 and the bottoms for $25 (available in sizes 3X–5X).

    15. A reliable string bikini that's got you covered (in more ways than one).

    Promising review: "Hell yea! Finally a body-hugging bathing suit that is true to size and fits over my big butt! Suit is cheeky, but in a sexy way. It fits perfectly! Boyfriend loves this suit, and the baby pink color is adorable. The material is good, and is comparable with my Victoria's Secret bathing suits that cost me $80. Planning to buy this in another color! :-)" —Lauren

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 26 colors).

    16. A high-waisted bikini so great, you might be tempted to wear it even off the beach.

    bikini with padded top
    reviewer wears the suit in floral red

    See BuzzFeed's full review of this swimsuit.

    Promising review: "I love this bikini! The material is great, the sizing is good, and the shipping was quick. It arrived a day sooner than it was supposed to. It fits very well — the top covers everything while still giving off slight cleavage but my breasts won't bounce out. I definitely recommend this!" —Hkellum

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S–4XL and 18 patterns).

    17. A ladder cut-out bikini so your summer style can climb to great new heights.

    reviewer wears the bikini in black
    reviewer wears the bikini in red

    Promising review: "I'm so happy with this purchase! It's so hard to find good quality bathing suits in bigger sizes, and this one is so cute and flattering. I was really nervous about the top because I'm a DDD cup. Most bathing suit tops even in plus sizes are too small for me. I'm happy to report that this top fit very well. It has pretty decent support and the straps are adjustable as well. I would love to order other colors now that I know it fits so well." —shabbychicsteph

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes M–3X and three colors).

    18. A simple scoop bikini — a must-have for people who love to mix and match top and bottoms. The simple solid colors will go with pretty much everything!

    scoop neck white bikini with ruched sides on the bottom
    Aerie

    Get it from Aerie: the top for $20.96 and the bottoms for $17.46 (available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors).

    19. A fishnet bikini ready to catch you a ton of compliments.

    Promising review: "BADDIE ALERT! Fits perfectly! The bottoms fit perfectly, although, I wish the top was a bit tighter. I love it and so does my husband." —Jessenia

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes L–3X and six colors).

    20. A high-waisted swimmie with a layered, ruffly top for people who, like Shrek, associate with the many layered onion.

    high waisted bikini with ruffle layer a tighter bra underneath
    reviewer wears the swimsuit

    Promising review: "OMG y'all! I am so much in love with this suit that I'm ordering more! I am a chunky monkey and love my curves and I ordered a 2X just to be sure! It fit perfectly everywhere! The bottom wasn't too tight, just right. The top of course is my favorite and the straps unhook in the back too cause I don't care for tan lines! This is one of very few two-pieces I wear and let me tell ya it's beyond perfect and I get so many compliments! Great buy, do it!!" —Nina

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and four patterns).

    21. A scalloped option so cute, you won't be able to clam up about.

    scalloped bikini
    J. Crew Factory

    Get it from J. Crew Factory: the top for $25.50 and the bottom for $29.50 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors). 

    22. A shimmery thong bikini for anyone looking to wear a silk-like fabric everywhere they go, even in the pool.

    reviewer poses in spaghetti string swimsuit that looks like silk
    the swimsuit on a bed

    Promising review: "I got the baby pink satin one and I cannot believe the quality and stretch. I honestly feel like this would cost me over $100 at least at a bathing suit store. What a bargain. So pleasantly surprised!" —TABATHA77

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 51 styles/colors). 

    23. A halter top and convertible tie bottom for a Hollywood look that says "no autographs at this time."

    reviewer poses in suit with bottom straps in a criss cross
    reviewer wears the suit with the bottom straps tied into a bow

    Promising review: "OK so if I do a review that means I am pretty much satisfied; it fits really well!! But I do need to take in the bottoms a little cause it sags in the waist area (I have a small waist). Quality is awesome, stretches well. So cute 🙌🏽🙌🏽 Came on time, no smell, clean, no rips or tears.🤗" —Vanessa

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes XL–4X and 19 colors).

    24. A retro-looking ruched bikini with cool patterns and a knotted top that can double as a crop top when you're off the beach.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "LOVE THIS!! I’ve never liked wearing two-piece suits because I don’t have a toned mid-section. This suit is so fun! The top and bottom leave a small amount of midriff exposed. The top is super secure so you don’t have to worry about it popping off when you dive in the water. It’s cute enough to wear with a skirt too when you want to take a break at a beachfront restaurant." —Erica

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in sizes 4–14 and three colors).

    25. A strapless floral number so you can bring the (garden) party with you wherever you go.

    floral bikini with tie front on top
    Target

    Get it from Target: the top for $19.99 and bottom for $17.99 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    26. A skirt bikini in the summer classic seersucker fabric for looking fancy, even in the water.

    white bikini with light blue stripes and a skirt
    Cacique

    Get it from Cacique: the top for $62.95+ (available in sizes 36C–46H) and the bottoms for $52.95 (available in sizes 12–30).

    27. A halter bikini sure to make everyone green with envy. Luckily, they can all afford to pick up their own!

    model wears high necked bikini covered in banana palm leaves
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I was skeptical when it came to ordering a swimsuit online, but I saw such good reviews and customer images. It fits perfectly! The bottoms and the top! I ordered the floral print and it is so beautiful, I can’t wait to wear it. I love how the top has cups in it for additional support and the neckline is beautiful." —Kristen

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 25 styles).

    28. A rainbow tie-die swimsuit for anyone who can't pick just one favorite color.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This was legitimately one of the most comfortable bikinis I have ever worn! This would not be ideal for tanning as it comes up pretty high on top but it would be great for water sport activities, snorkeling, jet skiing, etc. The bright pattern was surprisingly cute in the middle of summer!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in sizes S–XXL and four tie-dye styles, plus 12 other patterns).

    29. And a pastel rainbow ombré bikini set complete with a matching sarong...so your beach look is pretty much done for you. 

    rainbow swimsuit with matching tied sarong
    Boohoo

    Get it from Boohoo for $12 (available in sizes 12–24). 

    30. A fun lacy two-piece for people looking for some serious glamor in their swimwear. 

    A model wearing the swimsuit on the beach
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this swimsuit! I have a very muscular frame, a big booty, and I do not have big boobs at all. The bottoms fit great and come up high enough. The top is super cute. This looks great on me! Something I never thought I'd say about a swimsuit." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and in 12 colors).

    31. An adorable tie-front gingham bikini bringing picnic vibes poolside. 

    A customer review photo of them in the suit
    A customer review photo of them sitting in the suit

    Promising review: "This bathing suit fit just as expected. It was true to size. It fit perfectly. I loved the material and how comfortable the bathing suit was. I love how it made me look and feel. I've never found a high-waisted bathing suit that I liked before but this one is definitely cute on. I would highly recommend it!" —T A

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and in seven colors).

    32. A pink tie-dye swimsuit made for lounging by the pool and looking like, really good.

    pink and black bikini
    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21: the top for $17.99 and the bottom for $17.99 (available in sizes 0X–3X). 

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