Style-Delights: Old Navy Swimwear 2012 - Splash In Style

June 14, 2012

Old Navy Swimwear 2012 - Splash In Style

Summer is almost upon us. Are you ready for some fun in the water? Whether you take a dip in the ocean, swim laps in the pool or simply lie on a sandy beach soaking the summer sun - a stylish swim suit is a summer wardrobe essential. Finding a great swimsuit that looks good, flatters your body and doesn't leave you bankrupt can be a little challenging. Well, you can breath easy for Old Navy have got a great line up of swimwear for the whole family! You can find swimwear for every body type at Old Navy. Here are Style Delights tips for buying a swimsuit that really suits your body!

For Flattening The Tummy
Aren't we all looking for a flat tummy! Tummy control panels at the front instantly flattens and smooths out the belly area for a flattering shape. Ruched or shirred swimsuits also smooth out the belly area. Old Navy got the swimsuits with built-in supportive Control Max liner that keeps you in while you're lying out.

For Full Coverage 
Two piece swimsuits with tankini top and boy shorts also work great if you want more coverage. To lounge around the pool or on the beach, a sheer maxi or a tunic covers up well and still looks sexy and stylish.

For Gaining A Fuller Chest
Bikini tops with frills or fringes or metallic embellishment give the illusion of a fuller chest. Old Navy have bikini tops with removable foam padding inserts that  give the illusion of a bustier chest. Push up bikini/tankini tops are also great to gain cleavage.

For Hour Glass Figure
For women blessed with (or who work really hard for) an hour glass figure (jealous sigh!), you can rock these string bikinis from Old Navy!

For Pear Shaped Figure
For women with pear shaped bodies, shopping for swimwear can be a challenge. If you have a pear shape body, buy tops and bottom separately. You may be a small in the top, but you may need a medium or large size for bottoms. Look for high thigh-cut bottom to elongate the legs and details and patterns that focus on waist/top to balance out the wide bottom. A bright top and dark bottom combination also draws attention to the top. Avoid a lot of ruffles/embellishment on the bottom.

Swimwear For Little Girls
Here are some of my favorite Old Navy swimwear picks for the little ones! Can't wait for the 'mommy and me' fun in the pool with my little mermaid!

Thank you again to Old Navy for sponsoring my post. I was compensated for this post as a member of Clever Girls Collective, but the content is all my own. 

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  1. I have an hourglass figure, but you shouldn't be jealous at all :') I have giant shoulders, so I can't wear bandeau's, which I actually like the most. But that little girl's wear is soooo cute!

    This really is a great post dear!

    Xo, Imke

  2. I need this advise. Thanks for writing. I'm terrible at picking out the right suit.

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  3. cute swimwear

  4. those little girls' flip flops are so cute! I would definitely wear those myself, hehe :P

    Maikeni blogi - part of me

  5. Those are really great! I love swim suits :)) x

  6. great clothes :) Very interesting blog :) thanks for really nice comment, would you like to follow each other? xox Victoria

  7. Great post! Old Navy is great and I have bought many nice pieces at that store over the years that I still have! Their swimsuits are definitely great too! I hope you have a great day, Jyoti! xo


  8. lovely swuimsuits dear! kisses and have a nice day!!:*

  9. i love animal and floral prints swimwear! can't wait to go to the beach :)

    take care. xoxo, Haus of Gala

  10. great post Jyoti...though it's not possible to wear a swim suit here (and on my body);)

  11. My favorites are actually the ones that flatten the tummy. I really like the style of them!

  12. Nice post! I rarely go swimming or to the beach so I don't buy a new bikini very often... the one I have right now is really nice though!

  13. Cool tips!

  14. wow..great tips..I love the kids swimsuits and the red string bikini...and the sheer cover up is so beautuful...I want it..Old Navy here I come!

  15. I can't believe these are from Old Navy. I really like that leopard-print tummy control one.

  16. Great selection! I like the black and white bikini best! Very Missioni-style!

  17. great post i love that first navy blue one hope we get a summer though no sign of it so far kisses my darling xx leonie.

  18. Love this post! I never know what body type I am -- a little of everything combined, I suppose. The old navy swimsuits are super cute :)

  19. tummy flattening swimsuits sounds awesome..i need those in my life. :-)

  20. I have never shopped at Old Navy, but I will now def check out the bathing suit selection

  21. These swimming suits are amazing. I need to pick up a couple new suits for this summer.

  22. Hello,
    Old Navy always has the most affordable summer clothes.

    Tarah and the City

  23. Great post Jyoti..Full coverage speaks for me :) It is really helpful.


  24. lovely range..i love the tummy flat ones...and for me def..the full coverage...the little girls range is so cue..i've figured out what to pick for my daughter...thanks:)

  25. I have several Old Navy suits. I find you can always count on them to hit the trends and the price point is fantastic!!

  26. Nice collection.
    I wonder if you would like to follow each other : ).

    Happy blogging.

  27. The suits for the hour glass figure are so cute ! I love a sexy one piece (but not over the top!)

    - Shubana

  28. I had no idea ON had suits like this!

  29. great post! i have a bit of curves, and i love the swimwear you've chosen for it, great advice for the beaches!

  30. wow it's so lovely
    good post dear
    keep sharing

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  31. Lovely, I liked the first blue swimsuit! And the last two bikinis!
    Have a great day xx

  32. love all the swimsuits! my favorites are the one piece!

  33. I love the black/white chevron print swimsuit- so cute!

  34. I actually went to Old Navy this weekend and guess what? I got some swimsuit and they are soo adorable!

    Congrats on your collaboration with Old Navy!


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