At the recent Grammys after-party, Lady Gaga stripped down to just her lingerie and fishnets and hit the decks with her pal Mark Ronson. But there is a more evolved and forward way to baring your innerwear-as-outerwear which does not involve any bras and panties.
Rather, the next step in this new sexy dressing is all about wearing your swimsuit out of the pool as a major statement move. In the video above, we show you 12 different ways you can serve up some bold looks with bikinis and maillots — and while at it, the swimwear you can incorporate into your wardrobe.
Polyamide-blend bikini, Fendi
Jade Swim Spandex-blend bikini, US$180 (S$245), www.matchesfashion.com
Jersey maillot, Cos
Skin polyamide-blend maillot, US$241 (S$328), www.net-a-porter.com
Polyamide-blend maillot, $765, Eres
Norma Kamali nylon-blend maillot, US$226 (S$307), www.net-a-porter.com.
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