Apart from red-carpet gala’s and airport looks, how about you met the seaside in your best style? Before you zip your bags for a trip to Maldives or go sun-soaking in Australia, here is your checklist of the best swim and resort wear designers in India. By Ishani Singh

1) Shivan and Narresh

Shivan Bhatia and Narresh Kukreja top the list of luxury beachwear designers in India. The duo is known for styling a range of trikinis, bikini sets, swim suits, sarongs and resort wear combined with comfort and confidence to give you the perfect beach look.

2) Masaba Gupta

When it comes to donning a sexy look on the beach, Masaba Gupta is the name most Bollywood celebrities prefer. The designer offers a range of stunning beach and resort wear collection suited for family holidays and romantic weekend getaways. The apparel is crafted to complement varying sizes, and are available in a range of colours and prints.

3) Flirtatious by Aakriti Grover

Started in 2013 by designer Aakriti Grover from Istituto Marangoni, Flirtatious is an urban-chic swimwear brand which has found a place in everyone’s good books. The brand presents vibrant neon styles which are relevant to contemporary trends and carry the perfect beach vibe. Plush fabrics and cutting-edge silhouettes mark the collection, which is affordable and suited for the urban millennial.

4) The Label Life

The Label Life presents to you a domain of stunning beachwear collection designed by Bollywood divas like Bipasha Basu and Malaika Arora Khan, for young girls and women. Featured by classy hues and beautiful prints, The Label Life is in tune with the needs of the modern woman. You can shop for signature styles of classic bikinis, ruched tankinis and one-piece swimwear sculpted with bright colours and appealing slits to gift yourself for the perfect seaside look.

5) Noth!ng

The swimwear collection by Noth!ng is exquisitely crafted for Indian women. It is the go-to option for gorgeous designer swim and resort wear, including bikinis, one piece swimsuits, sundresses, hats and accessories. Encouraging body positivity with interesting styles and prints, its products are locally manufactured with detail, and designed to provide coverage and support for a comfortable beach look.

This summer, make sure you surprise the beach with confidence and style.

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