One in every £5 spent on womenswear in 2017 was for plus-size clothes, according to FashionUnited. Despite that figure being so high, the UK high street still has some catching up to do when it comes to catering to plus-size women. But that doesn't mean there aren't any options out there. With summer (hopefully) on the way, it's time to reinvigorate your holiday wardrobe. And what better way to start than with a few styles from some affordable plus-size swimwear brands?
With so many choices in actual stores as well as online, it's becoming easier for plus-size women to find great swimwear options. Every single brand listed here offers a range of designs, whether you're into classic retro swimsuits, bold stripy numbers, more modern velvet styles, or even fruity printed bikinis.
Those who want a little support up top or who aren't comfortable with a two-piece won't be disappointed, and nor will those who want to show off their bodies in sexy cuts or loud prints. The likes of H&M and Figleaves have designed specific plus-size collections that certainly don't sacrifice style. And if you're on a strict budget, head to Boohoo or Forever 21 for cheap as chips swimwear that's also super fun.
Now, all you have to do is choose which swimsuits will make it into your suitcase.
With the holiday season approaching, enjoy browsing through the ever-growing range of plus-size swimwear. And let's hope that next year's offering has even more great options.