Publish date:

Bikini Babe: Sweet Two-Piece Styles for Your Little Lady

Image placeholder title

My 18-month-old daughter is my swimwear idol. Girlfriend has zero inhibitions rocking an itty-bitty bikini in public. Of course, she would walk around in the buff at all times if I let her. After all, she is a baby. Nevertheless, I hope she always loves herself this much—parenting goals!

It's with this mission in mind that I've started wearing bikinis again. I'm replacing some of frumpy coverups, black one-pieces, and tankinis with bare-all bikinis, and leading by example. I want to show my kids that we should take pride in ourselves and our bodies—perfectly imperfect as they may be.

Image placeholder title

I couldn't help but buy matching mommy-and-me Marimekko for Target two-pieces when they first hit shelves a few months ago, and I'm perpetually on the hunt for other coordinating swim styles we can wear together at the beach or by the pool.

Recommended Articles

Fun Ways to Discover Venice Italy with Your Family

Fun Ways to Discover Venice Italy with Your Family

Greetings from Italy wear the gelato is rich, the clothes divine and the scenery is inspiring. Now that I've been to this fine city in the north of Italy, twice, I've amassed a list of favorites to share. These are some fun ways to discover Venice, Italy with your family. ...read more

Best of Northern Italy Villa Cipriani Luxury Resort Review

Best of Northern Italy Villa Cipriani Luxury Resort Review

Italy is a country that just keeps surprising and delighting me. After visiting the larger cities and making a few trips south to Sicily, Mr. Momtrends and I ventured to the northern part of the country on our last trip. Our home base was the delightful Villa Cipriani. This ...read more

Here's What No One Tells You About Olive Oil

Here's What No One Tells You About Olive Oil

produce is at its absolute PEAK right now. It's the time to prepare fresh veggies and fruit with ease and simplicity. When it comes to cooking, the farmer's market is my muse. As I prepare some of my summer harvest favorites, I'm sharing a little secret, what you put ON the ...read more

Now, don't get me wrong, I also collect rash guards and full pieces for Princess P—because they're practical and smart. But a bikini makes a bold and confident style statement, and this little lady is proud and happy to show some baby-soft (slathered in SPF) skin.

Did you know that July 5, is National Bikini Day? To celebrate, I'm going in the pool with my mini-me... but I'm also rounding up a few favorite two-piece styles for your teeny-weeny swimmers and sunbathers.

1. Green Floral Sun Hat, $6/ 2. Pineapple Bikini, $19/ 3. Gingham Bikini, $16/ 4. Green Floral Zip-Front Bikini, $16/ 5. Polka-Dot Three-Piece Set, $16/ 6. Tomato-Print Bikini, $19/ 7. Geo One-Shoulder Bikini, $25/ 8. Lilly Pulitzer Serena Bikini, $64/ 9. Blossoms-Ruffle Bikini, $39

Image placeholder title

This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are our own.

Related Articles