If you’re not into the idea of wearing a bikini to an event, but still want to show off some skin without being too revealing, then string bikinis are perfect for you. String bikinis have been around since the 19th century and they’ve become more popular in recent years.
What Is a String Bikini?
A string bikini is a type of woman’s swimming costume made out of fabric swaths fastened together with thin cords or strings.The top is tied together with strings at both sides of your body while the bottom has no material other than strings that tie it on each side. String bikinis come in many different shapes and colors so there’s something for everyone!
A string bikini is a type of woman’s swimming costume made out of fabric swaths fastened together with thin cords or strings.
Some important things to know about string bikinis would be that most tops can come in many different styles and colors, while most bottoms are quite revealing. The bikini top is generally held together by two pieces of string on either side of the body with some extra fabric where it ties together behind your neck and back.
While most women don’t like wearing this style to prom, they’ve become more popular over the years for beach trips and vacations that everyone needs at least one or two outfits for! String bikinis are perfect for those who want to show off some skin but don’t want anything too revealing.
Example of a String Bikini
ZAFUL Women’s Textured Tie String Bikini
The solid textured material of this ZAFUL Women’s Textured Tie String Bikini is perfect for showing your fun personality. The stylish tie closure allows you to adjust the level of snugness on your bikini bottoms, make sure you are getting the perfect fit every time. Don’t feel like wearing a bra? No problem! This measurment-boosting top features removable padding cups that allow for an adjustable look and comfortability. Ready to hit up that beach or party? Then get ready with these super cute sets from Zaful!
Style Characteristics and Variations
String bikinis come in many different shapes and colors so there’s something for everyone!
They can come in different styles, such as string-back or bandeau. They also range in the amount of coverage they provide; some cover more skin while others show a bit more skin, but not a lot. There are even a few that don’t offer any coverage at all! And if you want to change up your look every once in a while, there are also pastel colors available.
A style commonly referred to as a skirted bikini is when the top portion of the bikini resembles a skirt or loincloth around the waist. This type of bikini is typically used by peoples from various African peoples.
In recent years they have been brought back by swimsuit designers and can now be found in stores. While there is not much variation within the style itself, they come in a variety of patterns and colors that may allow them to resemble more traditional clothing from African culture.