Topic: Swimwear

The Best Bathing Suits For Active Swimmers

The Best Bathing Suits For Active Swimmers

Regardless of how big a pain bathing suit shopping is in general, it’s much easier to buy a cute swimsuit to float, lay about and look pretty in than it is to find one that can be functional for active swimming. Sea bathers and pool goers who don’t want to risk wardrobe malfunctions while they’re catching waves, playing sports, swimming for miles, or otherwise working their butts off still want to look good. We found some swimming costumes that are both practical and sexy, so you can have it all! There’s no need to sacrifice aesthetics for your workout. More »

Gorgeous Bathing Suits From Robyn Lawley’s New Plus-Size Swimsuit Line

Gorgeous Bathing Suits From Robyn Lawley's New Plus-Size Swimsuit Line

It is no secret that finding clothing for sizes above about a 12 can not just be difficult, but also straight up disappointing. Lines for plus-size women are often cut strangely, sold online and only created in flat colors (because it flattens your tummy!!!!). Basically, they’re boring and we do not enjoy them.

Enter Robyn Lawley‘s new swimsuit line with Madison Plus Select. More »

I’m Not Mad That Gwyneth Paltrow Is Selling Bikinis For Children — Just At These Creepy Advertisements

I'm Not Mad That Gwyneth Paltrow Is Selling Bikinis For Children -- Just At These Creepy Advertisements

We make fun of Gwyneth Paltrow a lot here at The Gloss, but that’s typically just us poking at her ridiculously out-of-touch attitude toward money, food and the world at large.

Now, though, she’s being hit with a whole lot of criticism from all directions for selling bikinis to children on GOOP. I’m admittedly not opposed to bikinis for kids — so they’re wearing two pieces of cloth instead of one, big deal — but I am totally disturbed by the photos GOOP is using to market these bikinis to children. More »

Elizabeth Hurley Causes Uproar Over “Inappropriate” Children’s Bikinis

Elizabeth Hurley Causes Uproar Over "Inappropriate" Children's Bikinis

Elizabeth Hurley is still very real, you guys. We weren’t entirely sure what the onetime Austin Powers love interest did with her time until this morning, though, when we found out 1) she designs swimwear and 2) she’s involved in a scandal thanks to that swimwear line’s kid’s collection. Hurley calls the looks “fun” on her website, but parents who hate fun have banded together with a child protection charity in the U.K. and are accusing Hurley of sexualizing young girls. More »