It may technically be Spring, but the weather in the UK clearly hasn't gotten the memo. We're still fighting the cold and unseasonal snow, but what better way to shake off our winter funk faster than dreaming about sunnier climes and our summer wardrobes. So, whether you're one of those lucky babes with a holiday already in the books or you just like to plan ahead, you'll need bikinis - and lots of them.
Bikini shopping now is the surest way to snag this season's cutest buys before they're gone come June. Besides, what's more likely to brighten up your day and kick your gym motivation into overdrive than perusing tropical prints and neon neoprene? It's time to take the plunge and buy one of this season’s perfect suits.
These are the key styles we'll be shopping for 2018:
1. The bandeau bikini
Our go-to style is the bandeau, simply because bandeau = zero tanlines. and are tickling our fancy this year with great printed numbers that are nice enough to wear to lunch with a high-waisted trouser, if you’re feeling brave and the dress code allows.
2. The High-Waisted bikini
If you’re a retro babe and love a high-waisted bikini then you have to try one of or 's offerings. Perfect for gals who have broad shoulders or a bigger bust, this is a great style to work those proportions.
3. The Big Boob Bikini
If you’re looking for a bikini specifically for a large bust then should be your go-to. Her bikinis come with a wide back strap for extra support.
3. The Micro Bikini
The micro bikini has become a huge trend over past few summers so if you’ve got the confidence, flaunt it! is our ultimate go-to for these, they have tonnes of cute printed styles which you can mix and match. Crochet bikinis are also still a firm favourite at Countycriminallawyers, so if you are looking for something itsy-bitsy, try or . There’s a chance you’ll love these bikinis more than your holiday itself!
4. The Surfer Girl Bikini
Not everyone goes on holiday just to lounge on the sun bed, so if you’re heading somewhere for a bit of watersport action you’ll need something that won’t fall off (we’ve all been there!). has a long sleeve bikini that’s perfect for all you surf chicks out there.
Whether you're looking for something bright and fabulous or you want to keep it chic in a black or white bikini, we’ve found a style that you’ll love. Warning: these won’t be around all summer so get in there quick and shop our edit of best bikinis to buy right now.
1. Mara Hoffman Rainbow Knot Bikini
Available at | £283.00
2. SAME Swim Triangle Bikini Top
Available at | £175.00
3. Rixo Solar System String Bikini
Available at | £130.00
4. Hunza Seersucker Bandeau Bikini
Available at | £125
5. COS Halterneck Green Bikini
Available at | £36.00 For Set
6. Asceno Bold Stripe Bikini
Available at | £105.00
7. H&M Black Racer Stripe Bikini
Available at | £24.98 For Set
8. Love Stories Star Print Bikini
Available at | £120.00
9. Rye Scallop Edged Bikini
Available at | £190.00 For Set
10. Topshop Striped Cut-Out Bikini
Available at | £32.00
11. Kiini One Shoulder Crochet Bikini
Available at | £250.00
12. Triangl Striped Balconnet Bikini
Available at | £64.63
13. Zimmerman Yellow Ruffle Bikini
Available at | £245.00
14. Heidi Klein Scallop Triangle Bikini
Available at | £190.00
15. New Look Multi Way Tie Bikini
Available at | £24.98
16. ASOS Pansy Print Bikini
Available at | £28.00 For Set
17. Marysia Tie Top Bikini
Available at | £300.00 For Set
18. Arabella London Plunge Crop Bikini
Available at | £175.00
19. By Malene Birger
Available at | £110.00
20. Paper London Red Shell Bikini
Available at | £140.00
21. Lisa Marie Fernandez Neoprene Bikini
Available at | £360.00