FASHION LOVERS prepare for a hot summer day with a swimsuit that’s both affordable and flattering.
While some offer full coverage, she says others aren’t quite right for neighborhood pools.
5 foot 6, she weighs 155 pounds and wears a size 34G bra with size 8 clothes.
The first thing she tried on was a $30 ribbed suit bikini in dark green.
“If you have naturally larger breasts [chest]this probably won’t survive,” she said, referring to the strapless top.
“However, if you have a breast augmentation or small breasts, then this one is for you.”
She points out that the top side laces make for a tighter, more secure feel, but cautions that the bottom isn’t the best choice for a pool party with kids.
“It’s not a family swimsuit. The back is quite bold and a bit low.
“Probably not for your neighborhood pool. You will get some stares.
However, she still liked the way her high hips hugged her waist.
Luckily, she’s found something she’ll take with her on a family vacation.
Even though she imagined pink $36 one-piece the cuts would make it too revealing, she was wrong.
“The back looks like this. It has good coverage, not too high.
“I think you can play beach volleyball in it,” she said, referring to how it holds and hides things.
Sticking with the one-piece, Shelby switches to the $40 suit an orange Next.
“Immediately yes. I love this color and I love everything about this swimsuit.”
She says some winning features include ribbed material, side cuts and adjustable straps.
Unfortunately, her next pick failed again.
While she loves the pattern on the $22 . flower two piecesthe top doesn’t fit her.
“It was like squeezing me,” she said, pointing to the way it cupped her breasts.
Back on track, she fell in love with a $25 green bikini.
“This is lovely,” she says, pointing to the ribbed material and gold hardware at the top.
“I feel very supported in this. It’s a bit bold in the back, but has good coverage.
Her final pick is a $30 neon pink bikini with a large cut to flaunt her cleavage.
“I think it’s cute. I really like top,” she said.
“I don’t really like the bottom. It’s seamless style and I feel like it just scrolls down.
However, she still found the high-waisted pants to cover her belly very well.
Viewers think she rocked it all.
“You look great!” a praiser.
“I have the same measurements as you! This makes me love my body so much,” added another.