Enjoy the last month of summer in a Ukrainianmade swimsuit
There’s still almost a month of summer left to enjoy. Pick a swimsuit from one of the top Ukrainian brands, as well as a pareo, a tunic, or other accessories, pack some sunscreen, and head to the beach.
Anabel Arto prefers classic swimsuit designs and offers options for everyone: women, men and kids. The brand, well known for its bright colors and unusual prints, has 45 stores in Ukraine, and also shops in Spain, Poland, and Bulgaria. This brand provides onepiece swimsuits, various kinds of bikinis, tunics, and beach accessories. Prices: Hr 135–2,310 www.instagram.com/ anabelarto_official
“Special swimwear for those who dare,” the brand’s Instagram says, promoting elegant items made of Italian materials. The brand has swimsuits in bright colors as well as pastel ones, and has shops in Kyiv, Dnipro, Odesa, and Lviv. Prices: Hr 413–1,690 www.instagram.com/ lovepam_swimwear
The swimsuits by Love’s stand out for their excellent designs, especially the sport chic and retro models, some with floral designs and glitter elements. The brand owners promise that the cloth won’t fade in sunshine, and say that the European textiles mean its products remain in a good condition for a long g time, and dry quickly. Prices: Hr 800–2,500 00–2,500 www. instagram. gram. com/ lovesswimwear
Flirt&Tan avoids oids single-color designs, gns, selling swimwear decorated with bright t floral patterns, , famous carrtoon characters cters and catchy phrashrases. The brand d is also known for offering matching ching swimsuits for mothers and daughters. hters.
Having been created in 2004, Ajour sells lingerie, stockings, and swimwear. The brand pays a lot of attention to detail: also offering small accessories for the neck and arms, and elegant laces. Prices: Hr 272–3,484 www.instagram.com/ ajourofficial_ua/?hl=uk
“Smart, sexy, in love,” — this is the slogan of the Dari Co brand, which offers both one-piece models with an open back, and bikinis with curvy cutouts. Dari Co avoids patterns p and ornaments, selling mostly swims wear in basic colors: black, black red, white and beige. be Prices: Hr 999–1,299 www. i nsta- n gram.com/ gram.c dari_co_
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This Ukra Ukrainian brand’s sign signature swimwear is a onepiece item with differd ent-colored top and bottom parts. It also offers a one-shoulder s swimsuit with cuttings on the back and belly. In addition, Ba Balcony Garment produces women pajamas, nightdresses, and gowns. Prices: Hr 64–760 www.instagram.com/ balconygarment
Kotovich swimwear is all about simple colors, designs and minimal details. The minimalistic although elegant design is complemented with ruffles, knots and thin straps. The most common colors are black, beige, light blue and other pastel shades. Kotovich also sells pajamas and lingerie. Prices: Hr 960–1,200 www.instagram.com/ kotovich_lingerie
Most Wake Up swimsuits are twopiece ones. Their designers prefer carnelian, beige, blue, and black colors, and try to avoid using patterns. Wake Up’s swimsuits are made of Italian flexible cloths and are notable for their hidden stitching. The swimsuits are produced in muted shades, are two-layered and thus not transparent. The designers say the simple and comfortable cut of their clothes matches their diving concept — freedom of expression. Prices: Hr 1,100–1,200 www.instagram.com/wakeup_ua
Models dive into a pool wearing matching swimsuits from Flirt&Tan brand. (Courtesy)
Top: A customer of Love’s Swimwear poses in their scarlet bandeaustyle swimsuit. Above: A classical one-piece swimsuit from Lovepam is available in black, white, red and blue (Courtesy).