Stylish & Supportive Swimwear For Bigger Busts
Anyone with a bigger bust will know shopping for supportive swimwear can be challenging – but we’re here to take the stress out of the search. From flattering cuts to size-inclusive brands, we’ve found plenty of stylish options for SS22 – as well as a few helpful tips from the swimwear pros…
By Elaine Lloyd Jones
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It might sound odd, but I love smaller, skimpier cuts that are still supportive. Now, with the adjustability of triangle tops, I find that they are just as supportive as other styles. That said, it is so important to find a triangle top with shoulder strap adjustability and adjustable back tie closures. A fully adjustable swimsuit is the dream – no two bodies are the same and having that flexibility makes all the difference.
Devin Brugman, co-founder of Monday Swimwear
Shop brands that understand the importance of fit. Understanding and designing swimwear is totally different to ready-to-wear, so finding brands that specialise in swimwear fit can be game-changing.
Non-underwired bras offer a certain amount of support but an underwired bra will always comes more highly-recommended for those with fuller busts.
Steph Allen, spokesperson for Rigby & Peller Knightsbridge Boutique
Thick straps are not necessary – not many people realise 80% of the support in a bikini or swimsuit top comes from the band or the body. The shape and design are the most essential features – so always try everything on in store if you can.
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