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Let's face it: the bikini is an LA style staple that will never go out of fashion. Sure, we're worried about our abs looking tight and maybe our boobs could be bigger (or smaller), but the two-piece is as quintessentially California as palm trees and sunshine.
While there are plenty of options out there, we're aiming to support the amazing hometown designers making absolutely gorgeous bikinis — who better to understand the LA vibe and culture than a SoCal designer? Not that we don't love a good one-piece, but this summer calls for a great two-piece set.
With that in mind, we've rounded up some super hot, locally-made, versatile bikinis in a variety of shapes, cuts, prints, and colors that are guaranteed to appeal to anyone in the market for that perfect swimsuit. Remember: smaller isn't always better, and sometimes the high-waisted look can be just as sexy (and maybe more comfortable) than a teeny-tiny bikini bottom.
After all, we're not planning on hitting up any nude beaches — although we do love a nice, sexy little number, we admit it. Scroll through the gallery for our 17 favorite picks and find one (or two, or three) that works for you.