What are bandeau swimsuits?

Bandeau swimsuits are one of the most popular swimwear designs right now because they offer an amazing style and comfort and can look great on almost every body type. Bandeau swimsuits can include bandeau tankini tops, bandeau bikinis, and bandeau one piece swimsuits, all of which can show off your figure in flattering ways. Depending on how much coverage you want, bandeau swimsuits are perfect for those who want to show off their neckline, shoulders, and arms while enjoying their time in the water. 

Bandeau swimsuits with more coverage such as bandeau tankinis or bandeau one piece swimsuits cover the waistline and can range from a simple tube top style look to a swim top with a sweetheart style cut that shapes and supports your bust. 

Whether you’re headed to the beach or just looking for something new to wear at the pool this summer, Catalina Swimwear has you covered. We carry a variety of bandeau swimsuits, as well as one piece bathing suits, underwire tankini tops, bikini swim tops, bikini swim bottoms, swimsuit cover ups, and more.

What is a bandeau bikini? 

Bandeau bikinis are a classic for a reason! It remains one of the most popular styles today because of how flattering and versatile it is. A bandeau bikini top, also known as a bandeau swimsuit, is typically a strapless swimsuit top that has minimal coverage, similar to a traditional bikini top. A bandeau bikini is one of the most popular styles on the market today. Unlike a typical bikini top, a bandeau bikini does not always have adjustable straps or halter ties, which will give you a head-turning look for the summer. Bandeau bikinis are a great alternative to a traditional bikini if you're looking to show off your figure, minimize tan lines and look fabulous at the beach!

How do you tie a bandeau bikini top?

If you are wearing a bandeau bikini top with tie straps in the back, this type of bikini top can be tied in a variety of ways to help you get a supportive fit. Your bandeau bikini top should be easy to tie and comfortable to wear. The simplest way to tie a bandeau bikini is to start at the middle of your back and cross the straps over each other. Tie them tightly together using a small knot.

However, if you have a harder time tying your bandeau bikini top, you can also tie the straps first before wearing it, then pull the strapless top over your shoulders for a better fit. A bandeau bikini top is incredibly easy to tie on and off, but if you find that you need extra support or the top is too loose, you may need to buy a bandeau bikini that is a size smaller. When shopping for a new bandeau bikini, use our swimsuit size guide to find the perfect fit. Keep in mind that you want to try on your bandeau bikini first to get an accurate size that will feel secure, so you know what you're working with.

How do you wear a bandeau swim top?

A bandeau swim top may offer a different level of support than a classic bikini top with straps, but it allows for maximum sunbathing and head-turning! You can wear a bandeau swim top in several different ways. Depending on the look you want to go for, you can wear it as a simple strapless look, or dress it up with accessories such as a beach cover up. The most important swimsuit accessory will always be your confidence so find a bandeau swim top that you love. Try our different bandeau swim tops in various styles such as bright tropical prints and vibrant colors, asymmetrical bandeau styles, bandeau tankini tops and more.

A bandeau swim top is perfect for lounging by the pool to get that sun-kissed summer glow. Wear it under a wide-brimmed hat to protect your face from the harmful rays of the sun. A bandeau bikini is best with a variety of swim bottoms such as high waist bikini bottoms, swim skirts, and boy shorts. If you're in the mood to show off your glowing skin this summer, throw on this statement piece and show off your cute swimwear at the beach. Get inspired looks by viewing our swimsuit lookbook.

Where can I find a bandeau bathing suit top?

Take advantage of the sun and wear a bathing suit top that's slightly more revealing this summer! Shop bandeau bathing suit tops from Catalina Swimwear. We carry bandeau bathing suit tops in a multitude of styles including, a variety of colors and stylish prints, such as floral, striped, and tropical prints. You can also shop swimsuits in a variety of silhouettes such as high neck swimsuits, halter swimsuits, high waisted bikini bottoms, rash guards, and more. Whether you're going for plaids, polka dots, short sleeve swimsuits, or strapless swimwear, you’ll love shopping our new swimwear collection from Catalina Swimwear.