Customers Helped Girlfriend Collective Improve Their Swimwear


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Run, don't walk, and grab your credit card while you're there too. girlfriend collective is back with a new swimwear collection just in time for summer. Following the successful launch of the company's first swimwear last summer, the size-inclusive activewear brand is back with a new, updated and improved assortment based on feedback from a hive of fashion devotees. brand. Die-hard fans of the first collection can rejoice: there are 13 new swimsuits in the spring collection (up from the eight that made up last year's launch).

The sports assortment consists of four one-pieces (priced at $95 each), as well as five bikini tops ($50 each), and four bikini bottoms ($45) that can be mixed and matched. There are full-coverage one-pieces for a quick dip in the pool as well as high bottoms and support tops for vigorous water activities. If you're more of a laid-back beachgoer, GC's cheeky bikini styles are ideal for lounging around and getting lost in a beach read. Styles come in cheerful hues of jewel tones and pastels, with sizes ranging from XXS to 6XL. Plus, swimsuits now have thicker fabric, built-in bra and removable cups, a secure elastic finish, and the traditional swimsuit liner, so you can play as many games of beach volleyball as you wish without worrying about chocks.

In agreement with the brand's enduring mission, all new swimwear is created from recycled fishing nets and post-industrial waste salvaged from the ocean, so you can upgrade your summer wardrobe with low-impact swimwear. Before heading straight to Girlfriend Collective's nautical site, check out our list of personal favorites below — and luckily for you, you don't have to venture off our site to add these water-worthy products to your basket.

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Play with proportions on your next day at the beach with this trendy one-shoulder bikini top. In a nod to style and function, there is a double back strap for extra support. If you want to complete the buttery yellow look, add the matching Volley Cheeky Bikini Bottom to your cart on site. Although the bottom is low rise, it has a comfortable, snug fit that doesn't dig into your hips, so you can float back, do butterflies, or do your best Esther Williams impersonation without worrying about readjustment.

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Active beachgoers, unite! Girlfriend Collective's Tahoe Top is the perfect pick for those looking for more coverage to sweat through. It's the brand's sportiest separate, featuring a soft scoop neckline and straight hemline. Thick strap structure provides medium support perfect for high impact beach activities. The matching Lake High Rise Bikini Bottom has a high waisted fit with full back coverage, so you can feel comfortable and secure in the water and on land.

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This isn't your high school swim team one-piece – it's a sleek, minimal version that evokes the old-school after-school athletic vibe. The one-piece offers low to medium support when you want to dip your toes in the water or wade through the waves. Go for a pale banana shade if you want to stand out in ocean blue waters or black for a timeless option.

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This delicate V-neck one-piece features a wrap detail that accentuates your curves. Choose dreamy Provence blue to blend in on your next tropical vacation. (Can't imagine lounging by the glistening waves in this swimsuit accessorized with a floppy straw hat?) If bright colors aren't your thing, the costume comes in two additional shades: black and "sea." (a dark teal). Each shade offers a different vibe, making the silhouette all the more versatile. (Black gives a more luxurious look, while teal has an elegant presence.)

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Found: The most naughty and sassy one-piece ever. The Palma swimsuit has a flattering criss-cross detail and a deep V-neckline for a stylish poolside look. No one will blame you if they catch you strolling along the water in this cheeky swimsuit and a pair of oversized sunglasses.

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