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Holiday Antics with Swimwear365


Before jetting off on holiday to Tenerife three weeks ago, I was able to pick a bikini of my choice from Swimwear365's website and I really was spoilt for choice! After a lot of umming and arring I went for this pretty black floral bandeau bikini number from Marie Claire, which retails for £38 and can be bought on Swimwear365's site here.

For holiday tanning I prefer to pack bandeau bikinis, rather than triangle ones, and I also find that they are better for a smaller busts like mine. I often have trouble finding an underwired bikini that is wide enough (36inches) but also has small enough cups, so bikini shopping for me is pretty much a nightmare! Oh to be genetically gifted in the bust area, my life would be a hell of a lot easier, but you have to work with what you've got; or lack of to be precise.

So, here is how I styled my Swimwear365 Marie Claire Bikini for a day out to Siam Water park in Tenerife, which is actually where they record some of the dates for the Saturday night dating show 'Take Me Out' - YES, Isle of Fernandos is Tenerife!

Swimwear 365 Bikini

Marie Claire Floral Bikini & Floppy hat
Summer Beachwear outfit
Bikini styling - Beach Outfit - Swimwear365
*Floral Bikini - Swimwear 365 (click here to view) 
Lace Waistcoat - Urban Outfitters
Zara Lookalike Skort - eBay 
Sandals - ASOS 
Hat - Forever 21 
Necklace - Topshop
Now for the quality and endurance test: The rides at Siam Park were pretty intense and I had a few moments where I thought I was going to fly off the rubber rings, but they were so much fun - even if I did end up a bit battered and bruised!

My previous experiences of wearing the wrong bikini to a water park abroad has ended up with either an unintentional nipple slip or getting off a slide wearing a thong, rather than the bikini briefs I was wearing to begin with #nightmare. So, I was 100% impressed with the Marie Claire Floral Bandeau bikini, as the top and bottoms stayed put for the whole day...yay :)

Below are some snaps from Siam Water Park and the intimidating slides...

*Excuse the no make up face and flash of flesh, unfortunately these things are necessary for a beachwear post!

Siam Water Park Tenerife
Floral Bandeau Bikini - Marie Claire - Swimwear365
Swimwear365 floral bikini

As you can see behind me in the final shot there was a 'MASSIVE' water slide that drops nearly vertical and you are taken through a tube that is surrounded in a water pool infested with swimming sharks - a bit like the infamous slide in Dubai - yet I was too chicken to do this one!

Overall, on holiday I probably wore this bikini the most - I think I took 5 and only used 4 - and I have to say that it gets a big thumbs up for fit, quality and for staying put and keeping all the right places covered. Thank you Swimwear365!

To view the full collection of swimwear available visit - www.swimwear365.co.uk - and also check them out on Facebook (here) and Twitter (here).

Do you have a favourite fail safe bikini?

**If you haven't already, don't forget to enter my giveaway to win a beautiful Speechless Bracelet worth £43 - you can enter here.**

Charlie xx 

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  1. you look amazing, gorge bikini


  2. Super cute bikini.

    Loves, RJ


  3. Love the bikini & it looks like you had an amazing time! :) xo

    1. I did thanks....wish I was still there! X

  4. Precioso bikini, muy guapa. Besos

  5. Holiday looks amazing
    Love the bikini
    s xx

    1. Wish I was still there! Thanks hun x

  6. lovely beachwear!


    1. Swimwear365 have loafs to choose from and are definitely worth a look! X

  7. You look amazing ! Love this bikini - total body envy !!! xoxo

    1. Lol thanks Ashleigh, though there is no need too with a body like yours....banging! X

  8. Gorgeous bikini :)! I've been to Tenerife but didn't get to that water park - weathers so good there though as it's hot but there's a good breeze to cool you down!! xx

    1. Ooooh you should have gone Robyn...so good! Think I need another holiday now! X

  9. Your bikini is gorgeous! I definitely prefer bandeaus too as you get less tan lines x


    1. Yes, and they also are best for small boobs like mine :) xx

  10. Nice summer outfit! Would you like follow each other?

    1. Thanks Claudina, popping over to your blog now x

  11. Cute bikini. A nice summer outfit too!
    I follow your blog now, I really like it (:
    Would you mind checking out mine too?



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