The orange beachwear Edit: Orange bikinis, Orange swimwear

How to Wear Orange this Season: ‘It’s The Orange Edit’

Orange is the colour of the moment and it’s easy to see why. It’s is Bright, bold and fun plus it’s easier to wear than you might think. Here are a few ideas on how to wear this stunning shade this summer plus you can see our top picks of orange beachwear and orange swimwear from this season’s collections.

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Flattering Swimsuits

Flattering swimsuits – how to find a shape to flatter

Finding a flattering swimsuit can be a lengthy and soul destroying process so we have put together a guide to help you find a one piece swimsuit that will flatter your body shape. We have picked a selection of flattering swimsuits from some of the best internationals swimsuit designers like Seafolly and Moontide because their fabrics and designs feel so different and are sure to hold you in and support in all the right place. Before choosing which swimsuit, there are a few more general guidelines to follow to ensure you get a swimsuit that really flatters.

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Black and White Swimsuits – Our pick for 2019

Colour trends come and go with each season but the black and white swimsuits and bikinis keep returning year after year without fail. The reason is quite simple – there is always a demand and 2019 is certainly no exception. Black and White swimwear does not need to re-invent itself each season, it has the confidence in itself that it can remain classic and classy without having to try too hard. Customers return each year for their monochrome one piece mainly because it ticks all the boxes required from swimwear. It is flattering, timeless and sophisticated. It offers the safety of a black swimsuit but with a statement twist which brings in the fun. For those of you on the hunt for a beautiful Black and White swimming costume, there are a lot to choose from as all the swimwear designers like Seafolly, Moontide and Banana Moon will treat us to beautiful designs as a staple but here are a couple of our favourite for 2019.

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Coco Bay Co-Founder Belinda Robinson’s Holiday Suitcase Essentials

What is my key to successful packing? Making sure that every item that earns a place in the suitcase is guaranteed to work hard for you while you are away. By picking versatile and co-ordinating pieces, you don’t have to take as much but can end up having many more options.  No ‘what to wear’ dilemmas on holiday = more time to relax, which is exactly what I plan to do! Armed with my my own advice, here are a few of the key pieces that will certainly be earning a place in the suitcase this Summer:

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beach make up

5 Tips for Beach-Ready Makeup

We all want to look effortlessly flawless when you hit the beach, but if you’re haunted by visions of sliding foundation and smudged mascara, you are not alone! We spoke to the professionals over at Fragrance Direct to discover their top tips for achieving perfect, beach-ready makeup. Armed with their expert advice, you’ll own holiday beauty. Here are the five things you need to know…

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Banana Moon New 2018 Swimwear Collections

Introducing two new stunning bikini collections by one of our very favourite swimwear brands Banana Moon. The Paraiso bikini perfectly channels the botanical trend with visions of the bird of paradise flower along a palm lined beach. While the Chinca bikini collection is a timeless turquoise print reminiscent of the endless Californian Summer.

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the best designer swimsuits

6 of the Best Designer Swimsuits

The one-piece swimsuit is having a moment, and we can certainly see why with so many accessible and stunning designs in the offering. In recent months we have definitely seen a rise in sales for the one-peice and our collection of fashionable, elegant swimsuits are proving to be a hit. Swimwear designers are no longer seeing the one-piece as having to be practical or offering coverage for the body-conscious and we are seeing ladies of all ages are opting for a full swimsuits with flattering cuts, fabulous prints and beautiful embellishments.

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beach hair

Top tips to keep your hair looking great in the heat!

Lizzee is back to help us all keep our cool while holidaying in the heat: Part Two: Hair by Lizzee Leedham One of the benefits of the tropics is that your skin, hair and nails all seem to be in better condition than in dry, cold climates. It even seems that hair and nails grow faster. That’s not always a relief if you’re spending weeks in a bikini, hence the obligatory pre-holiday waxing sessions. Don’t forget to take a pair of tweezers. Hair seems twice as visible in the sunshine so the balcony of your room is the best impromptu grooming parlour you could ask for.

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How to look Model Chic

Beauty and the Beach: How to Look Model Chic in the Tropics

If the post Christmas back to work slump is making you want to head for some winter warmth, you certainly aren’t alone. Tropical destinations such as the Caribbean and Indian Islands, Thailand, Cambodia and other parts of Asia, are increasingly popular at this time of year and can provide us sun starved Brits a welcome slice of paradise. Of course we all want to look our best on our hols but the humidity found around the equator can play havoc on anyones regular beauty routine and your hairstyle can end up a flop.. or a frizz!

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