After months of covering up 90% of our skin’s surface area to avoid frostbite, the idea of wearing a swimsuit again sounds straight-up liberating. Whether you’re heading somewhere tropical this winter or just dreaming of summer, we can all agree that browsing through our favourite swim styles in the Centre right now is an ideal way to spend the next few minutes. There are styles perfect for enjoying the ocean waves, or if a poolside lounger is more your speed we’ve got you covered there too – just don’t forget the sunscreen.
If swimsuit shopping can be hard on your self-image, or you just want to check in on your body confidence to make sure you’re in a good place, make sure you click over to our guest post from self-love and body image coach Chantal Lacoste for some practical tips for shopping with healthy body image in mind!
Visit St. Vital Centre to shop the products featured in this post (check stores for availability).
One-shoulder black one-piece with mesh insert: La Vie en Rose, $69.95
Black and white polka dot scarf: Le Chateau, $19.95
Gold bangles: Le Chateau, $15
Hoop earrings: Le Chateau, $12.95
Scrunchy yellow bikini top: Boathouse, $40, bottom $40
Scrunchy yellow bikini bottoms: Boathouse, $40
Coral earrings: American Eagle Outfitters, $15.95
Straw hat: Swimco, $44
Dark floral bikini top: La Vie en Rose, $42.95, bottom, $35.95
Dark floral bikini bottoms: La Vie en Rose, $35.95
Pink sunglasses: American Eagle Outfitters, $19.95
Purple earrings: American Eagle Outfitters, $17.95
Purple and fuchsia crocheted one-piece: Swimco, $145
burgundy bangles: Le Chateau, $18 or $22
Straw hat: Swimco, $25.95
White swim crop with knot: Boathouse, $50
Multicolour striped high-waisted swim bottoms: Boathouse, $40
Pink mirrored snowboard sunglasses: Boathouse, $20
Champion slides: Boathouse, $50