39 Bold Bridal Bikinis That You Can Totally Wear Again

Bridal bikinis can come in all shapes, colours and styles and we have the perfect variety of show-stopping designs for you to admire


Whether it's for your honeymoon to an amazing destination, wedding abroad wardrobe or your crazy Vegas hen party, bridal bikinis have to be fabulous and they have to be the best. 

There is no way anyone will outshine you with the 39 stunning swimwear designs that we have to show you - and we've even included a accessories guide. 

You literally can't go wrong with these style picks! 


Every bride needs a white beach outfit and where better to start than with this modern one-piece from New Look. The plunge neckline is kept modest with crisscross stitching and the zigzag texture throughout the whole design is right up our street.

white crochet swimming costume

This bikini from Debenhams is cute as a button with its pretty floral detail on both the skirt and bust. It is made even more beautiful with a lace trimming and we love the vintage vibe that subtly seeps through.

white vintage bikini

The shape of this minimalistic white swimsuit from Very is perfect and so flattering. If you want a modern and simple bridal look, or have a stunning over the top accessory you don’t want to take away from, then this is the ideal swimwear for you.

plain strapless white swimsuit

Crochet is 2016 summer’s best friend and it needs to be your best friend too! The thickness of the detail on this River Island bikini is exactly what the white colour needs and the unique neckline separates it from everything else. SO chic.

white crochet bikini

Primark have really pulled it out of the bag with this stunning white fashion statement of a swimsuit. The wrap front and halter neck style are complemented beautifully with the interesting cut out stomach detail. You will be sure to WOW in this.

primark white swimsuit

Simple and stylish are the perfect words to sum up this angelic design from Very. The white colour will have you stand out even more as the rope tie detail and gold string holes add character to the design. 

gold detail lace up swimsuit

We couldn’t complete our white section without a splash of colour and New Look sure have delivered a stunner. The pinks, golds, blues and blacks in this white bikini are simply genius and every bride can agree that this needs to be in the suitcase.

white and pink embroidered bikini

Wear them with: 

White bikinis look great with block colours that aren't too vibrant. The colours complement the bikini without taking away from the white look. 

white bikini accessories

Trousers - Accessorize, Bag - Codello, Hat - Debenhams, Dress - F&F, Shoes (grey) - Dune, Shoes (brown) - New Look, Necklace - East. 

Bright colours

Other holiday goers will be lost for words when they see you strut your stuff in this striking red swimsuit from Very.co.uk. The side ruching and waist belt are very figure flattering too.

red swimming costume very

This Next bikini is a desirable khaki green colour which is made even more pretty by the thick lace texture. Remember - bandeau style tops are always a great choice when it comes to swimwear, they are so flattering. 

khaki next bikini

Royal blue and super stunning, this River Island bikini even has a sassy choker style necklace to make your bridal holiday look really stands out from the crowd. We love the textured bottoms too.

royal blue bikini from river island

This daring duo from Boux Avenue show how fun and flirty bright colours can be in swimwear. High waisted bottoms are super flattering and a great option if you want to be slightly more covered, or just love the 50’s look. We sure do. 

two pink bikinis boux avenue

We love the fade of colour in this cool Debenhams swimsuit. The blue shade is refreshing and very well suited to a watery surrounding. All you need to have with this little number is a cocktail and a killer pair of sunnies. 

white and blue fade swimsuit

Everyone knows salmon looks great with a tan and this Accessorize swimming costume is no exception. The best thing about this is the super cool and unique crochet back detail which is accompanied with three spaghetti straps. Great choices by Accessorize! 

salmon crochet swimming costume

There really aren’t words nice enough to describe this striking and funky bikini from Very. The colours used are vibrant and we are obsessed with those royal blue tassels. This is a real winner in our eyes. Everyone on your holiday will have total bikini envy from this. 

red and blue bikini

Wear them with: 

Keeping the look bold and bright, lots of vibrant colours and funky accessories. These looks will make a true holiday statement and will look perfect in the summer sun. 

bright bikini accessories

Shorts - Accessorize, Ring - Chupi, Shoes (paterned) - Topshop, Shoes (metalic) - Dune, Hat - River Island, Sunglasses - Folli Follie, Bag - Accessorize, Necklace - White Stuff. 


Black and white are killer together and so is this bikini from Boux Avenue. The tie between the bust is such a cute detail and we like how the side ties and straps in black softly break up the fabulous stripy pattern. 

black and white bikini

Primark have very much made a statement with this geometric stripy swimsuit. The busy pattern distracts from any lumps or bumps that you may want to hide. The design is finished off with a pretty halter neck tie and flattering cut-out detail. 

monochrome swimsuit primark

Mesh glorious mesh – New Look have designed an edgy bikini which will be sure to turn heads and have you in the spotlight throughout the duration of your getaway. This needs a bold necklace to carry on the look.

mesh bikini

This quirky design from River Island is what we imagine Rihanna would wear on an A-list beach, and we totally love it. The cut out straps all over and the silver studs are so unique. No one ever said bikinis have to be girly – this summer look is a front-runner for us.

gladiator bikini river island

Very have done it again and my oh my, is she a beauty. The black and white colour was the perfect choice for a design this bold and the thick threading on the straps gives this bikini a gorgeous texture.

crochet striped monochrome bikini

Pretty Little Thing knows how to do sexy and this just proves it. The mesh top and thick straps are exactly what the design needs to make itself known and how racy are those extra cut out straps on the bottoms. Honeymoon? Hell yeah.

mesh sexy bikini

Wear them with: 

Monochrome bikinis look great with some colour, but we really think black and white everything is a striking holiday style which needs to happen. 

monochrome bikini accessories

Shoes - Moda in Pelle, Ring and Earrings - Chupi, Hat - Topshop, Trousers and Necklace - Primark, Bag - Ralph Lauren at House of Fraser, Sunglasses - River Island. 


Glamorous in gold is exactly what you should be as a bride abroad. Metallic colours look great in swimwear material and the black cut out straps and triangular back detail are a fabulous addition to this River Island stunner.

metalic bikini river island

Whoever you are going away with, whether it be as a bride-to-be or as a newly married woman, you won’t get lost in this bright and sparkly bikini from Debenhams. Sequins in a colour so fresh and fun can’t look anything but glam.

orange sequin bikini

We love how structured the bra of this River Island bikini is and don’t even get us started on that gold beaded detail. It is just stunning. Gold and this light shade of blue are such a gorgeous combination and couldn’t be more worthy of a bride to be.

aqua beaded bikini

What a gorgeous bikini in the perfect rusty rose gold colour! We are just speechless with how pretty the design of this is and the change in strap styles adds a modern edge. Your tan will glow so well wearing it. Thank you River Island again!

rose gold bikini

This troublesome twosome from Boux Avenue is exactly what you need in your suitcase – no questions asked. You’re only a bride once and making a statement is important- and wearing these striking and utterly fabulous bikinis in pink or turquoise is how you do it.

pink and turquoise bikinis in sequin

Pretty as a picture, tassels and detail are everything in this design. The brooch and black tie around the neck are a lovely addition to an already gorgeous River Island bikini.

tassel bikini

Wear them with: 

Imagine Sex in the City 2 holiday wear... That is the glamorous style which these accessories make possible. Lots of intricate detail and a bit of sparkle are the key ingredients to shine when abroad. 

glamorous bikini accessories

Sarong, Shorts & Sunglasses - Accessorize, Bag -  Codello, Necklace - East, Shoes - Office, Bangle - Cupi. 


Having Disney music at your wedding? Continue the theme with this Little Mermaid style Boux Avenue bikini. The energetic design and simple shape really work well together to create an amazing holiday look.

little mermaid bikini

The colours in this festival themed River Island bikini are so on trend right now and that crochet neck detail is literally everything we could have wanted in this design and more.

white patterned crochet bikini

Marks and Spencer have taken us by a storm with this jungle inspired swimsuit. The multiple shades of green and distinctive pattern together, create a wild and wonderful look that you need to try.

jungle swimsuit

We love the simplicity of this bikini from Monsoon. Tie dye has literally never looked so good and we can’t get over how pretty the tassel and gold leaf details are. Such a cute finishing touch.

grey and white tie dye

Our favourite part of this design from Next, is the choice of colour and how warm it is. The embroidered stitching in each fiery shade is stunning and the bra shape will create a feminine cleavage fit for any blushing bride.

warm next bikini

All-in-one swimwear has come back with a storm this year and this patterned River Island suit really stands out from the rest. The difference between each pattern across the whole design makes it very distinctive and unique.

 river island all in one

Back to the jungle we go and boy are we happy to be here. The trimming which covers every part of this bikini is so different and makes for the perfect finishing. The bright and nature-inspired vibe that oozes from Debenhams’s outstanding design is one which we cannot get enough of.

debenhams jungle bikini

Mythical and calming, this design makes the sound of waves enter our ears. The v-detail on the neckline is classy, yet flirty and we love the variation of blues and greens which have come together to create what is a stunning bikini from Monsoon.

Very.co.uk has blessed us with two varied shapes of one show-stopping design. If we didn’t already love both these swimwear pieces, they’ve only gone and added jewels and gold chains. Now we really love them! Rock your wedding holiday in either the swimsuit or the bikini

very blue bikini and swimsuit designs

This swimming costume is so retro and we could so see it being worn in Dirty Dancing. If you fancy yourself as a bit of a Jennifer Grey, and have your Patrick Swayze, then this is the costume for you. We love the bright colours and peplum overlay – we literally wouldn’t change a thing about this design from Debenhams.

yellow flower retro swimsuit

Wear them with:

You need to keep patterned bikinis looking bold and colourful on holiday, but with not too much drama as the bikinis do that themselves. Lots of funky jewellery, statement bags and a playful outfit is the perfect way to dress these swimsuits.

patterned bikini accessories

Dress - Sophia Alexia, Hat - Dune, Necklaces (left to right) - East, Chupi, Accessorize, Chupi, - Shoes (tassels) - Glamorous, Shoes (straps) - Oliver Bonas, Sunglasses - Topshop, Bag - Codello. 

If you are really pulling out all the stops and having a wedding abroad, as well as buying every single one of these bikinis, be sure to read our A-Z guide for destination weddings. You can never be too prepared! 


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