Budget-Friendly Summer Swimsuit Ideas!

summer swimsuits

5 Summer Swimsuits

Summer is just around the corner and Chic for Cheap has some budget-friendly summer swimsuit ideas! We have something for everyone, one-piece, two-piece, and cover-ups.

Summer Swimsuit for ko (Kaylin)


Summertime is time to get wet! Beach or pool either way it’s great to cool off and get some sun! This double strap slides from the line Cuccoo is perfect when your around water. Cuccoo is a Chic for Cheap find, it is a great dupe for Rothy’s (Don’t forget to use Rakuten) at a quarter of the price. Different styles and different colors all eco-friendly and water repellent. Kaylin has the double strap slide sandals in black. This style comes in beige as well. These are water repellent and great for around the pool or at the beach!

black 2 piece bathing and wrap around knotted

Wanna still look fashionable while you’re at the beach? Try a cover-up, Kaylin has this 3 piece bikini and skirt wrap. This two-piece bikini has a spaghetti straps bikini top with push-up bra style and removable padding. Bikini bottoms have ties on the side and fit true to size.


The wrap skirt can be worn tied in a knot to keep the lower part open and show some leg. It also elongates your legs. Or you can just wear the skirt down for a little dressier look and more coverage.

Summer Swimsuit for KO (mom)

scalloped trim 2 piece bikini

Lace beach cover up, Swim shorts and 2 piece high waisted bikini scalloped trim

Amazon Buys – 2 piece

We got some great favorite Amazon buys! First are two high-waisted bikinis and are very slimming. Look #1 is the scalloped trim one-shoulder padded top. High-waisted bottoms have scalloped edges as well. for sizing Mom wears a medium-size sports bra and the swimsuit is a medium. Simple silver Gorjana star necklace or on sale at Nordstrom’s (Chic for Cheap hint ~ always shop sales at Nordstrom) and JIN’s glasses

tassel 2 piece bikini

Look #2 is also high-waisted to give anyone’s mid-section a very slimming look. The tassel trim on the bikini top gives it a really fun look. The alternating tassel and mesh look on the bottoms are very flattering for the stomach area.

one piece crochet bathing suit

one piece crochet lace swimsuit with lace cover up

Amazon Buys – 1 piece

For those who prefer to cover up all the way but still want to look great at the beach, here is a great one-piece option. You can style it in many different ways, spaghetti straps, strapless, or racerback. The crochet covers the mid-section but still looks sexy. The boning down the front is super slimming.

swim shorts

If you would like more of a cover-up these swimsuit shorts are perfect! Stretchy fabric and very lightweight so it dries quickly and comes in a few different colors.

lace cover up

This floral lace cover-up is great for any beach day! It’s an “Amazon’s Choice” and comes in black or white. You can wear it open or there’s a tie in the front.