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When you have to take an hour-long subway ride to get to the ocean, you’d better make it count. These cool-kid bikinis and one-pieces will take you from the beach to the boardwalk to the bar in a snap.

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swim trends buttons
Shopbop

Buttons

We may not need buttons to fasten our swimwear, but they sure do look cute.

Karla Colletto top ($202)

animal print
Reformation

Animal Print

Take a walk swim on the wild side.

Reformation ($128)

seersucker swim
Net-a-Porter

Seersucker

There’s something delightfully retro about the puckered fabric (and that ’80s-tastic tortoiseshell ring). 

Hunza G ($190)

swim sleeves
Nordstrom

Sleeves

We know, this trend is a divisive one, but you gotta love a one-piece that doubles as a bodysuit.

Solid & Striped ($168)

swim trends yellow
Anthropologie

Yellow

Step aside, basic black: Yellow is both majorly on-trend and flattering on all skin tones.

Mara Hoffman ($260)

subtle metallics swim
Eloquii

(Subtle) Metallics

Don’t worry—those bright gold lamé suits can stay in 2013. The updated version calls for neutral hues and subdued shimmer.

Eloquii ($90)

swim trends zippers
Revolve

Zippers

Sporty, sexy and a cinch to take off even post-swim? Sold. 

Lovers + Friends ($128)

swim trends braiding
Net-a-Porter

Braiding

If the arrival of beach weather isn’t a reason to get festive, we don’t know what is.

Eres top ($340)

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