There’s no hail on holiday! Beat this crazy weather, by booking a getaway, and cheer yourself up with some beachwear shopping. Straw hats, beach bags, bikinis, swimsuits and more – you’ll need it all for lazing on that beach, or sipping cocktails by the pool.
If you don’t want to bare all, try mixing BHS’s Great Value range pieces – a tankini top and skirtini skirt are fab styles of beachwear for covering up .
WHERE TO BUY (Clockwise, from top left) Pink tankini top, £10, briefs, £4, and skirtini, £10.50, all BHS, striped straw beach bag, £12.99, H&M, neon pink thong sandals, £24.95, GAP, straw fedora, £7.99m H&M
Pale aquas, pinks, bold blues and jade greens are gorgeous holiday colours for beachwear.
WHERE TO BUY (Clockwise, from top left): Shirt cover up, £16, BHS, Floral bandeau bikini, £18 top, £16 bottoms, Mantaray @ Debenhams, Tankini top, £19.95, matching bottoms, £15, White Stuff, Dark blue embellished retro style bikini, £30, BHS, Pastel Havaiianas, £20, Schuh
Swimsuits can cover up and flatter, or you can show off your best bits with a cut-out version. Prints cover a multitude of sins, and look great on the beach.
WHERE TO BUY (top row): Floral swimsuit, £42 Reger by Janet Reger at Debenhams, butterfly print halterneck swimsuit, £35, White Stuff, peacock print swimsuit, £28, BHS. (bottom row): Black cut-out detail swimsuit, £19.99, H&M, polka dot swimsuit, £45, Crew Clothing, purple leopard print bandeau swimsuit, £19,99, H&M
Be bold with your beachwear with a bright cover-up, or a jewelled bikini – but be comfy with flat sandals, and cover up with a big floppy hat.
WHERE TO BUY (Clockwise, from top left): Butterfly beach cover up, £7.99, H&M, Birkenstock Gizeh Sandals, £50, Schuh, Jewelled bikini top, £24.99, matching bottoms, £9.99, H&M, ombre floppy hat, £16.95, GAP
Bold colours, bright prints and a super big beach bag are all you need!
WHERE TO BUY (Clockwise, from top left) Seagull print bikini, £40, Crew Clothing, jade suede-effect flip-flops, £3.99, H&M, pink strip handle bag, £40, Crew Clothing, animal print sunglasses, £10, Red Herring @ Debenhams, yellow straw hat, £14.95, GAP
Please note that we always endeavour to feature items that are available in Ocean Terminal, however sometimes items featured may be out of stock, and prices may vary due to seasonal reductions