The hot weekend we just experienced has put me in a swimsuit mood, so here’s a beginning roundup of reviews for bikinis, tankinis and one pieces for D cups and up.


The Slinky Dip string bikini has received a lot of attention so far this year, with reviews by

Invest in Your Chest

By Baby’s Rules

Fuller Figure Fuller Bust

Sophia Jenner

Thin and Curvy

Freya’s bikinis are also getting good coverage:

Stackdd reviews the Jitterbug.

Fuller Figure Fuller Bust reviews the Limbo and the Calypso.

Holly writes about the Fever Red Plunge (and others).

Bras I Hate reviews the Siren as well as the Fantasie Ibiza (I appreciate how she walks us through her shopping steps in the latter).

June 14 addition: Never Took Home Ec reviews the Swing.

Curvy Kate has made a welcome splash in the market.

Curvy Wordy has tried the Rio Ruffle,  Caribbean Curves and Bondi Breeze.

Holly also reviews the Rio Ruffle in her swimwear suggestions for The Lingerie Addict.

June 25 addition: Undercover Lingerista reviews the By Caprice Colby Hearts.

July 3 addition: Bravissimo Sun Seeker review by CurvyWordy


Fuller Figure Fuller Bust covers the Curvy Kate Caribbean tankini.

Miss Underpinnings writes a new Panache Page review. (Last April I linked to Page reviews by Undressed to Impress and Drüber & Drunter.)


Way back in January, Busts 4 Justice wrote a glowing review of the Freya Active swimsuit.

June 23 addition: Not a review, but you can learn about Speedo’s cup sized swimwear from Undercover Lingerista–30-38 up to a GG and 30-36 up to an H.

Have I missed any helpful reviews of swimsuits actually worn by D cups and up? Let me know, and I’ll add them to the page I’m  creating for this.

Want to share the good and bad about a 2012 swimsuit you’ve worn? Contact me at darlene [at] hourglassy [dot] com to write a guest post for Hourglassy!