Buckle up: Soak up the sun in belted swimwear this summer

Rashmi Rajagopal Lobo Published :  06th April 2018 12:00 AM   |   Published :   |  06th April 2018 12:00 AM

Macrame, braided or with retro buckles, belted bikinis and one-pieces are working their way into the beach essentials lists of the fashion forward. We pick out classic pieces from labels like Hunza G, Eres and Haight, who are known for their luxe swimwear. 

Rib tickling
Opt for this ribbed spandex suit if you’re looking to make a statement with vibrant and loud hues. The one-piece from Solid and Striped has a scoop neckline and back, and spaghetti straps. The adjustable black belt adds sophistication. Rs.12,480 approximately 

Green cover
The Bridget swimsuit from Moeva with a deep V-neck is edgy and sexy at the same time. The forest green number comes with a contrasting belt that is tied at the back. Rs.46,630 approximately

Ring true
The Spray swimsuit from Eres’ Studio collection is a versatile piece that can also be worn as a bodysuit for a night out. The exclusive peau douce fabric it is made from works to sculpt and flatter your body. A detachable belt with a macrame ring and the plunging neckline ensure this one spells glamour. Rs.55,270 approximately  

Simple pleasures
Clean lines and minimalistic detailing are the hallmarks of swimwear label Haight and this piece is no exception. The bright red swimsuit is made from smooth sculpting fabric for a comfortable fit. Our favourite feature is the detachable waist-cinching belt. Rs.20,000 approximately

Show your stripes
Go retro in this shiny and stretchy two-piece suit from Zimmerman. The bandeau top and high-waist bikini bottom bear burgundy, tan and coral stripes, and the bottom comes with a burgundy belt and matching buckle. Rs.20,550 approximately

Plum job
Crafted from soft and stretchy seersucker, this swimsuit from Hunza G is designed to gently hug your curves. A low back, high cut legs and tortoiseshell buckle complete the look. Rs.13,520 approximately

Seer thing
To say the Yasmin swimsuit from Lisa Marie Fernandez is adorable is putting it lightly. The seersucker one-piece boasts a cream rope belt to cinch in the waist while the top has a wrap effect detail at the front and back. Rs.34,200 approximately