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30 Mix-And-Match Bathing Suits You'll Want To Buy, Because Options Are Important

Best of both worlds.

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1. A halter top that comes in an array of easy-to-match patterns. Oh yeah, and it's reversible, so basically you have a ton of options.,

Promising Review: "I love this, and I love that it's reversible! I have a high-waste bottom, and together it's a pretty, modest, and athletic suit. It fits true to size." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $37+ (available in eight styles, sizes XS-XL).

2. A strappy top fun enough to wear with just a plain bottom, and low-key enough to style with something like a crazy print.

Promising Review: "Love love love. Great fit, and perfect for summer. True to size." —JG39

Get it from Nordstrom for $88.


4. A halter, underwire top to provide great support to the gals, and can be paired with colors like red and white to make for a complete suit.,

Promising Review: "It fits great and is super cute! I get very nervous when I have to buy swim tops online because I'm quite busty, but was pleasantly surprised that this fit perfectly the first time I tried it on! I usually stray away from halter bikini tops for the sole reason that my neck gets sore from all the weight on the straps, but this one is quite comfortable with the underwire support, and the wide straps." —Jo

Get it from Amazon for $29.95+ (available in three colors, sizes 30DD-38H).

6. A retro-style ruffle top that'll provide great chest support, and is strap-adjustable. Hint: Would look fabulous with one of the high-waist bottoms below.,

Promising Review: "I love the cute ruffled detail, and strappy back of this bikini top. I also like that the back clasps like a bra for the perfect fit! The top seems well-made, high-quality, and sewn together nicely, too." —MyStyleSpot

Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in three colors, sizes 10-18).


8. A floral tankini top to add a little flair.,

Promising Review: "I love this tankini! Fits well in the bust, the fabric doesn't cling to your tummy, and I like the way I look in it." —Animal lover

Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in five colors, sizes 6-18).

10. A black halter bikini top...aka one you can't go wrong with. It's cute enough to wear as a plain black suit or good to pair with funky bottoms.

Promising Review: "Runs true to size, fits well, and is very comfortable." —heyyitsarianna

Get it from Nordstrom for $30.15 (sizes XS-XL).


13. A striped-tankini top—a staple to add to your bathing suit collection.,

Promising Review: "Excellent bathing suit top! Fits perfectly, love the material, and very flattering." —MAD Chem Teacher

Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in three colors, sizes 6-18).

15. A bandeau bikini top for anyone looking for a solid-color, cute bikini top. It also features adjustable straps.,

Promising Review: "I love this top and have been wearing it for a couple of summers now. It provides great support and gives you a lot of options on how you want to wear it. At first, I felt like it was too expensive, but after having it for a while, I can say it's definitely worth it. For someone that has a hard time with supportive tops, this works really great." —blong

Get it from Amazon for $42.99+ (available in 14 colors, sizes 2-12).


17. A simple bikini bottom featuring side straps to spice things up. We know you have tops to go with this.

Promising Review: "Fits perfectly, has great-quality fabric, and looks good on." —emily unis

Get it from Amazon for $32.66+ (available in five colors, sizes XS-L).

18. A gingham-pattern boy short would go perfectly with that white bathing suit top you've been looking for the perfect bottoms to wear with it.

Promising Review: "The fabric is fun and lightweight. I like the boy cut. More coverage in the front than normal." —nordie4life

Get it from Nordstrom for $29.98 (sizes 2XS-XL).

19. A high-waist, ruched bottom adds some extra coverage, while being versatile enough to wear with different tops.

Promising Review: "These swim bottoms fit great, and the ruching definitely helps hide mom tummy! I love that the sides are adjustable, as well. This is one of the first times since having my daughter that I feel comfortable wearing a two-piece swimsuit." —Caitlin Slaughter

Get it from Amazon for $14.85 (available in five colors, sizes S-XL).


21. A ruffled bottom is a super pretty item you can combine with a number of tankini and bikini tops.

Promising Review: "Love these! I have ordered them in every color! Great material, and excellent coverage!" —Gretchen Korb

Get it from Amazon for $11+ (available in seven colors, sizes XS-XL).

23. A swim short is perfect for those who feel more comfortable in something that gives them more coverage.

Promising Review: "I bought these shorts for a snorkeling trip to Belize, and absolutely love them! They are super comfortable, and seem to be very well-made. The material also dries quickly." —atreyu917

Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in 11 colors, sizes S-3XL).


25. A side-strap bottom like this one gives your summertime look a bit of an edge. Get ready to be extra cool at the pool.

Promising Review: "I really like these. I wanted bikini bottoms that still look like a bikini, but go just above that little pouch that hangs over the tummy. These are perfect, and I think the side lines are slimming." —Tami

Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in five colors, sizes S-3XL).

27. A ruffled mini skirt is a cute alternative to a bikini bottom or shorts, and this one in particular has some playfulness to it.,

Promising Review: "Good quality and fit. My daughter loved it!" —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in three colors, sizes XS-2XL).


29. A printed or solid-color high-waist. If you're feeling a basic look, we've got you covered, and if you're feeling a little more daring, we've got that for you, too.,

Promising Review: "These are so flattering and supportive without making you feel confined, or overly covered." —Alexa

Get it from Amazon for $21.99 (available in five colors, sizes S-2XL).

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