Cover-up 101: What to wear over your bathing suit

Warm weather's here at last, which means pools are just opening up. Before you cannonball into the deep end, we gotta get your pooltime outfit laid out. Do you really wanna get fully dressed every time you hit up the snack bar? Didn't think so. Save your precious time in the blazing sun and get on-trend with a super cute bikini cover-up. This versatile piece will take you from the hot, sticky sand to a breezy mall in no time at all. 


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    Match a maxi

    Throwing on a cute graphic maxi after a long day of laying on the beach is a super easy way to stay relaxed for the rest of the day. Pair it with a basic pink bikini top, printed bottoms and flip-flops and you’re ready to unwind.

    Graphic Maxi Cover-up, $40,

    Basic String bikini top, $5,

    Desert Chevron Bikini Bottom, $5,

    LC Lauren Conrad Flip Flops, $13,

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    Go with the flow

    A cute sheer, flowy beach cover up looks so cool on those breezy summer days. Throw on a bright yellow bikini underneath with matching strappy sandals and you'll shine on the beach for sure.

    ASOS Scribble Heart Print Cold Shoulder Beach Cover-up, $33,

    ASOS Mix and Match High Waisted Bikini Pant, $18,

    BDG Strappy Slide Sandal, $34,

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    Sarong chic

    Get sassy in a simple patterned sarong and ultra-flattering black one-piece beauty. Add cork wedges for a quick, classy outfit to rock at dinner.

    Patterned Sarong, $13,

    Vintage One Piece Swimsuit, $25,

    Supra-S Strappy Open Toe Platform Wedge, $29,

    Sunglasses, $8,

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by Bria Price | 2/1/2016
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