If You're Curvy ...

Beach babes like Kim Kardashian, Britney Spears, Mischa Barton and more show off their enviable curves in tiny bikinis – now you can, too! Experts and stylists weigh in on the hottest suits to flaunt your fuller figure. By Andrea DeSimone


Avoid bikini bulges with a loose-weave knit suit. While conventional lycra-based swim fabric can grip and create bumps, a woven knit lies over the body. "The continuous lines on this type of constructed swimsuit guide the eye around the body to make you look long and lean," says Paige, who uses the technique for her custom-made suits.