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Your Beachwear Guide To The Top Summer Trends!

We all know that finding that right beachwear can be a stressful task. So to make things a little less daunting and a little more enjoyable, we have been created this beachwear guide for you. Enjoy and be sun safe!

This summer treads will be 80’s inspired! You’ll be going back in time, back to the 80’s. Do you remember what beachwear was treading in the 1980’s? Psychedelic bright colours, geometric prints, and also loads of colourful floral prints.

• Safe and Stylish Black

Although if you want to play it safe. Then the Timeless, black one piece is perfect for you. While it’s not an overly new trend, if you dive in deep enough you’ll find that it’s all about the detailing on the beachwear that make these your classy go-to. Perfect for any occasion, whether you want to chuck on your sandals and head for a quick dip or glam up with some accessories, the options are endless.

• Pretty Patterns

Whether it’s pretty in paisley, feminine in florals or trendy in tropical beach clothes. Prints are a fantastic way to showcase your fun-loving side and flatter your figure. Bright colourful geometric prints merge together with the tribal beachwear trend that are so popular this season.

• Bold Stripes

It’s not summer without stripes. You’ll be stepping out (or into the pool) with instant confidence because stripes are bright, bold and beautiful. Whether you decide to mix n match different stripes, go for a nautical vibe or opt for criss-cross stripes, you’ll be bang on this summers beachwear trend. For 2019, striped beachwear get more colourful, maybe influenced by the pop prints of the 80’s. Who’s ready to flaunt their curves in the beach with a geometric-printed beachwear in bright colours? We know we are!

• Cover Ups Are Finally In!

Who doesn’t love a beachwear cover up. They provide another opportunity to add additional eye-catching prints and colours to your look, it’s another chance to achieve that coordinated look. Cover up styles vary catering to all shapes, sizes and heights. The real bonus with a cover up though, is it’s versatility. Wear it to brunch, the beach and then onto dinner – an absolute win!

Don’t worry! We didn’t forget about the men Beachwear trends!

Let´s start with Beachwear. No man is going to hit the beach without a pair of swim shorts or trunks. They are essential if he wants to look good and to be able to enjoy a dip. This year, capsule and cargo style swim shorts are very much on trend. They look good and can just as easily be worn in the evening.

  • Mens New Board Shorts
  • Between the Flags has a huge new range of mens board shorts! Plain shorts seem to be the norm for 2019. However, a few retailers are offering bright colours like pink or red. In some shops, you will also find stripped, check, and camouflage patterns. If you're feeling adventurous this is a way to spice up your look.
  • T-shirt Central
  • Most men like to go bare-chested while on the beach, but also see the wisdom of taking a t-shirt with them to cover up if they want to stay sun smart. Quite a lot of the logos styles that were popular in the 80s feature heavily in many shops’ collections. Even rocking a layer style t-shirts is in trend!

    And there you have it! The hottest summer beachwear trends to try out. Each one is unique in it’s own way, so definitely try something new this summer.

    Between the Flags is your one stop shop for all your beach wear! We stock a wide range of clothing, swimwear and accessories! At BTF we have been selling our unique beach clothes for over 20 years! We are based in the heart of Bondi Beach, with a store in the Bondi Pavilion and one on Campell Parade! At Between the Flags our clothing range incorporates the essence of beach lifestyle that is Bondi.

    We've got everything you need from summer to winter!

    We have been designing Bondi Beach swimwear for men, women and kids for decades! We have even created our own special range of swimwear for kids! This range is called Kid's Beach Patrol and is an adorable set of boys and girls swimwear based on Australian lifeguarding outfits. 

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