Lucky Magazine's Guide to the Best Swimsuits of the Season

Lucky's favorite looks this season run the gamut from seductive and bare to stylishly demure--and every last one has a unique twist that makes it stand out. Below, a selection of swimsuits from the May issue.

Find the best swimsuit for you by using Lucky's Swimsuit Shopping Sourcebook, the ultimate online buying guide for the perfect summer staple.


Classic Halter

This seriously cut bikini is hot without being skimpy--and flattering on top, no matter what your size.











banded top, $15, bottom, $15, available at victoriassecret.com





Side-tie Bikini

Yes, it's sexy, but we love it because the ties let you customize the fit, so you always look good.










tie-dye top, $62, bottom, $52, available at californiasunshine.com





Geometric One-piece

A sleek, even sporty silhouette gets a sophisticated update, thanks to bold blocks of graphic color.










color block, $125, available at pokopanoswim.com







Retro High-waist

Pin-up girl glamorous and constructed to pull everything up and in, this instantly carves out an hourglass figure.










"bella brigitte," $186, So de Mel Swimwear, available at kateboutique.com






Knit Bikini

It doesn't get much sultrier than this, especially when the silhouette is so low-slung and bare.










triangle top, $38, bottom, $38, Lux, available at urbanoutfitters.om





Ruffled Bikini

A seductive, womanly cut keeps this sweet, ultra-feminine style from feeling at all cutesy.












"precious love," $175, guialabruna.com





Bright Bandeau

In boldly colored solids, this has a clean, pretty look that puts the focus on the details.








mother-of-pearl accents, $150, Anika Brazil Swim, available at instyleswimwear.com




Don't forget to check out Lucky's Swimsuit Shopping Sourcebook, the ultimate online buying guide for that perfect summer staple.

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