The spend item is a swimsuit from Sweaty Betty – a brand I love (their sports bras are the best I’ve found) and if I could fill my entire gym wardrobe with their stuff I’d be more than happy! When having a little browse a few weeks ago I came across this tropical/underwater print swimsuit and despite it being quite different from my usual taste – I loved it. I thought it was great fun and the darker side panels would be flattering… only downside, it was £95 (now £66 in the sale) and just couldn’t quite bring myself to spend that much on something that I already knew wouldn’t be quite classic enough to last as long as I’d need it to for the price.
So I moved on and didn’t purchase the swimsuit…but the I found this printed swimsuit in the beachwear section on Bon Prix. Now it’s not exactly the same at all, but it’s got the whole print effect that I love and the colours are nice and flattering (I like how the bottom part is all dark to draw the eye upwards away from the stomach area) and at £34.99 it’s much more reasonable for a trend item!
Now just to work on that beach body a bit more…!