Going on vacation? Our top 5 bust-friendly swimwear brands
Escaping the cold to a tropical getaway is a delight, but shopping for a swimsuit can be a nightmare. It’s an anxiety provoking experience for most women — but it’s even harder when you have a large bust. Many off-the-rack options are ill-fitting and don’t go past a D cup, or come as a dreaded same size top and bottom set. Whether you prefer a supportive one-piece or a bra-sized bikini, we’ve picked our top 5 bust-friendly brands to help you find the perfect vacation-ready swimwear.
Evolving out of their esteemed lingerie, PrimaDonna’s swimwear collection is stunning, from wire and preshaped bikinis to padded one-pieces with adjustable straps. There’s something for every water baby here. The best part about their swim line is that many styles have various top and bottom options, allowing you to customize your look and find a set that properly fits your bust and bum. PrimaDonna designs suits that fit up to an I cup.
Halter, bandeau and tankini are a few of the styles Freya designs for large busts. One-pieces more your thing? Freya has elegant padded styles, including one shoulder looks and suits with trendy cutouts. With swimsuits that fit up to a JJ cup, you won’t have to worry when you dive in a pool — a properly fitting suit is the key to feeling confident.
Designed in the land of sea and surf, the popular Australian brand creates swimwear that fits up to an F cup. Seafolly allows you to shop by cup size, and order bottoms separately, with signature prints and playful details. Seafolly suits are ideal for lounging in the sun — all you need is a beach and margarita in hand.
Shan has been making high-end swimsuits for decades. The Canadian brand makes underwire and no underwire two-piece styles up to an F cup, as well as bust-friendly one-pieces. The label also has a line of hats, bags and sunglasses. If you’re into classic looks and flattering cuts, Shan’s collection of timeless designs means your bathing suit won’t go out of style next season.
Panache’s two swimwear lines — Panache Swim and Cleo Swim by Panache — offer no shortage of styles to choose from. Fun floral bikinis and classic black one-piecers are collection staples, sizing up to a J cup. Each two-piece suit has different top and bottom styles, meaning you can mix and match your favourite looks.