what colours suit me?

What colours suit me? A guide to finding flattering swimwear colours

Have you ever wondered what colours suit you? Which colours suit a cool, warm or dark skin tone? And how do you know what skin tone you are? We have teamed up with expert colour colour consultant Jules Standish otherwise known as ‘The Colour Counsellor’. As well as running her own consultancy service Jules gives talks, runs events and offers colour styling. She is also best selling author to both “How NOT to Wear Black” and more recently “The Essential Guide to Mindful Dressing”. In this feature, Jules shows us how to identify your skin tone and how to find the best colours of swimwear to suit you, plus she let’s us all in on how choosing swimwear to compliment your skin tone can really make you feel great on your holiday!

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Holiday Evening Outfits: What to wear!

Your holiday swimwear is sorted, now what to wear in the evenings? You don’t want to feel underdressed if you are out for a lovely meal, but naturally by being on your holiday you’ll want to wear some thing that feels a bit laid back and relaxed. So how do we achieve the perfect balance? The key is to pack smart by choosing versatile pieces that won’t take up valuable suitcase space. We help you to choose holiday evening wear with our top picks for those dreamy warm evenings out.

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find the most flattering swimwear for your figure

Most Flattering Bikinis For Your Figure

Finding the most flattering swimwear for your figure can really boost your confidence on your holiday and help make you feel great. To help you make the most of your best bits, we’ve put together a handy guide to help you find the best bikinis and swimsuits to flatter your body shape and make sure you look and feel amazing. Plus we show your our top picks of the most flattering swimwear styles.

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Sunseeker Dainty Ditsy Bikini

How to Wear Black Beachwear this Summer

We are embracing black on our beachwear. Not just for the cooler months, black is always a fashion favourite because it is versatile, easy to wear and never goes out of style. With our top picks, we show you how to wear black in the Summer months.

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A model wearing the Seafolly Amnesia Kaftan

A Holiday Kaftan for all Occasions

A kaftan is an essential item for any stylish holiday maker. The beachwear kaftan is an effortless, yet chic way to cover-up in the sunshine. Whether it’s morning noon or night, or you are home or away we have the perfect kaftan for any occasion. Here are a few of our very favourite holiday kaftans and a few reasons why you need to include them in your next packing list!

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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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Acheiving Wellness

Why everyone is talking about ‘Wellness’ this Autumn

Lifestyle blogger Gabrielle explains what it’s all about and how we can acheive it! As Autumn approaches, the sofa calls and after a summer of Rosé and indulgence we all battle with our conscience… However this Autumn is not about punishing yourself with gruelling workouts. The focus is ‘Wellness’ and encouraging us to look after ourselves by being kind. Read on to meet Lifestyle Blogger Gabrielle aka A Glass of Ice who shows us how it’s done… 

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seafolly bikinis

Seafolly New Bikini Styles are Here

It’s no secret that Coco Bay are huge fans of Seafolly Bikinis. The top selling Australian Swimwear brand who are well known for their amazing fit and superior quality. Having all personally tried and tested their designs time and time again, we can vouch for the fact that these are the bikinis that will fit, flatter and also last. Many of our customers are Seafolly addicts and are totally hooked on this top designer brand. When any member of the Coco Bay team packs for their holiday you know we’ll be taking a Seafolly bikini or two away with us! Formally known as the Seafolly Goddess Bikini collection, Seafolly’s plain swimwear have recently been re-branded as simply the ‘Seafolly’ collection. Being at the forefront of swimwear innovation, Seafolly are constantly working on developing their offering and have recently introduced a whole range of new styles. We take a closer look at some of the newest, most flattering and supportive styles which we know you are going to LOVE! 

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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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Seafolly-Sahara Nights Deep V Maillot

How to Pack for a Beach Honeymoon with La Blonde Voyage

Calling all 2018 brides to be! Are you in need of some inspiration for your Honeymoon capsule wardrobe? Fashion and lifestyle blogger Emma aka La Blonde Voyage has taken some time out from planning her own wedding to share some of her favourite pieces from the latest Coco Bay Beachwear collections:

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