Some people look at a new season ahead and anticipate all the ways they can push their style. But for those of the if-it-ain’t-broke-don’t-fix-it camp, there’s something just as exciting about returning to pieces that work for you time again. In the case of swimwear, that often means a black swimsuit.
Blame it on the fact that black is the fashion industry’s favorite color, but a one- or two-piece style in this classic hue has become an item that’s loved by all. But not all black swimwear designs are equal. Some current options feature tiny spaghetti straps and waist ties, while others get inventive with peekaboo cut outs and belts that cinch at the waist. In other words, even if you only wear black suits for the foreseeable future, you’ll never run out of creative options. We suggest starting with the ones below.