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  • Getting a Good Fit in Women’s Bikini Swimwear and One Piece Swimwear

    Getting a Good Fit in Women’s Bikini Swimwear and One Piece Swimwear

    Women’s swimwear can stretch up to 100% in some cases. Typically 75%, but what this really means is that the material will compress the body mass it encloses as it stretches more and more. If you stretch bikini swimwear material beyond its maximum comfort zone then unsightly bulges can result. What this means for most people is that if your hips are 41″ then do not order a medium bottom. Order a large. A medium will fit but unless you have very good skin and muscle tone, then those unsightly bulges will probably result. So it is VERY important to get proper measurements. Proper body measurement is key to a successful outcome. We’ll take you through the basic measurements that the clothing industry depends on. How To Measure: Use a cloth tape measure if possible. Note: Older…

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  • Buying a Swimsuit: For Women of all Shapes and Sizes

    Buying a Swimsuit: For Women of all Shapes and Sizes

    It is the time of the year that every woman dreads – Swimsuit season!  No matter what size a women is, she probably panics over picking out a swimsuit and worries that it fits her figure well.  Of course, every woman wants to accent her best features while minimizing her weak spots in any clothing, but this is especially true in swimsuits. Swimsuits are so revealing, there is very little margin for error when trying to choose the right one.  All women want a swimsuit that looks good on them, but if they are going to be spending a lot of time in the water over the summer, then comfort is also important.  Here are a few tips and hints you can follow that will make your swimsuit shopping much less stressful. Large Busts Woman with large busts should find a swimsuit that fully…

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