One Piece Swimsuits for 2012 You’re Going to Love!

One piece swimsuits have a reputation for being the ugly sister of swimwear. Once you get a load of these one piece swimsuits, you may change your mind about wearing a one piece beachside!

Dorit 2012 Twisted One Piece $209
Warehouse Floral Swimsuit $62
Nosara Color Block One Piece $180
Direction Jets Black 2012 $259
Anthropologie Sculpted Maillot $138
Runway Simone Maillot by MARC by Marc Jacobs $142
Badgley Mishka Surplice Blousan $120

Will you be wearing a one piece swimsuit this summer?

Swimsuits That Hide A Tummy

It’s a fact.  Women have a hard time finding bathing suits that emphasize the right places and hide the other places for the perfect fit.  One common request by women is for bathing suits that hide a tummy.  Cable Car Couture has found some fabulous suits that help hide a tummy so look no further!  You’ll definitely enjoy these incredible suits we found!

Land's End All-over Control Slender Tunic Swimsuit $59.15
Land's End All-over Control Slender Tunic Swimsuit $59.15

This swimsuit from Land’s End is made from slimming material and has rouching detailing along the side.  Rouching is a great tool to hide a tummy as it disorients the eye and de-emphasizes your tummy.  For women that burn easily, the material on this suit has built in 50 SPF to prevent from burning in the sun.

The Mod Bod Aubrey Swim Top $49.95
The Mod Bod Aubrey Swim Top $49.95

The Aubrey ruffle swim top from the Mod Bod is the perfect remedy to hide a tummy in style.  The darling ruffles hide your midriff while still making a fashion statement.  Plus, The Mod Bod is a local Utah company that specializes in modest clothing and swimwear and we love supporting local business!

Land's End Solid Ruffle TrimLine Tank Swimsuit $43.50
Land's End Solid Ruffle TrimLine Tank Swimsuit $43.50

Black always makes you look skinnier, right?  This V-neck swimsuit, complete with control lining, draws the eye up, a great tool to hide a tummy.  Especially for women that have great shoulders, flatter those assets!  This suit also has SPF 50 protection.

So, as a review.  Look for rouching detailing, a v-neck swimsuit, ruffles and built in control in a swimsuit to hide a tummy.

Look forward to see you looking fabulous poolside!

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Swimsuits that Maximize a Smaller Bust

Earlier this week, Cable Car Couture featured bathing suits that minimize your bust.  This segment is especially for women that want to find a swimsuit that maximize a smaller bust.

You’ll find it’s all in the details!

Downeast Basics Santa Monica Swinsuit $26.99
Downeast Basics Santa Monica Swinsuit $26.99

These fabulous ruffles on the Santa Monica Downeast Basics swimsuit do an excellent job of creating a fuller bust.  LOVE the shape of this neckline and the ruffles.

Hapari GNO V-Neck Tankini $48
Hapari GNO V-Neck Tankini $48

Bold prints like the one on Hapari’s GNO V-neck tankini are great for maximizing smaller bust.  I’ll let you in on a little secret, too–all of Hapari’s swimsuits have hidden pockets specifially for Illusions, Hapari’s silicone breast inserts.

ModBe Cheetah Bandeau $38
ModBe Cheetah Bandeau $38

The bandeau style is particularly flattering for smaller busts, like this ModBe Cheetah Bandeau top.

Cinched Bandeau One-Piece Delia's $33.50
Cinched Bandeau One-Piece Delia's $33.50

This cinched bandeau one-piece from Delia’s adds extra interest and oomph, a great way to maximize a smaller bust.

Lime Ricki Sophia Polka Dot One-piece $60
Lime Ricki Sophia Polka Dot One-piece $60

Polka dots, like on Lime Ricki’s Sophia one-piece, makes things interesting and are flattering on a woman with a smaller bust.  Love the unique style on this neckline.

So if you’re looking for a swimsuit this season to maximize your smaller chest, don’t underestimate the power of the details.  Bold patterns, ruffles, rouching and bandeau tops will augment a smaller chest for sure.

Which suit appeals to you most?

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Swimsuits to Minimize Your Bust

Over the next several weeks, Cable Car Couture will feature a segment of blogs that will help you to find swimsuits to fit your body best.  Today we’ll start with swimsuits to minimize your bust.

Anita Loredana Comfort Underwire One Piece Swimsuit $71.20
Anita Loredana Comfort Underwire One Piece Swimsuit $71.20

This one piece swimsuit from Anita Loredana is a comfort fit with underwire built-in making it a great bust minimizer.  The detailing makes adds a little spice, too.

Women's Regular Athletic Hi-neck Tank Swimsuit $69.50
Lands' End Athletic Hi-neck Tank Swimsuit $69.50

This athletic style swimsuit from Lands’ End has a high neck built in with great bust minimizing coverage.  The white stripes down the middle have a slimming effect, too.  For women that burn easily, this fabric has built in SPF 50 protection to keep your skin from burning while you’re poolside.  This is the most functional suit in my opinion.

Caribbean Joe® Kaleidoscope Pleated Halterkini $25
Caribbean Joe® Kaleidoscope Pleated Halterkini $25

This Kaleidoscope halterkini from Carribean Joe is a great bust minimizer and also flattering on short torsos.  Because it’s the top only, you can mix and match with whatever bottom you want.  It’s also 50% off, originally $50!

The Mod Bod Malorie Swim Top $47.95
The Mod Bod Malorie Swim Top $47.95

The Malorie swim top from the Mod Bod has lots of coverage to minimize your bust in a flattering way.  They also have great mix and match bottoms depending on what coverage you’re looking for.

Anita Benny One-Piece Swimwear $43.20
Anita Benny One-Piece Swimwear $43.20

This affordable lycra one-piece from Anita Benny is super affordable, slimming and provides plenty of support and comfort for women with a full bust.  This is the type of suit you can wear for years to come.

Which swimsuit is your style?  Which is the best buy?  Let us know your favorites!

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WSJ Magazine: Assets Covered

The WSJ Magazine featured a killer segment on one piece swimsuits ruling the waves this summer.  Model Hilary Rhoda rocks these killer one piece swimsuits for your viewing pleasure.  To see the entire segment, click here.  Photographs by Francesco Carrozini, styling by Rushka Bergman.

swim3One shoulder swimsuit by OMO Norma Kamali $350

swim2Olive swimsuit by OMO Norma Kamali $350 http://normakamalicollection.com

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