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23 LA And OC Shops With Stylish Swimwear For All Body Types

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Summer is coming (June 21st!), but don't let the threat of empty pool parties bum out your soak seshes—our state is literally lined with sandy spots for parking your tanned or toned bod. Considering that Memorial Day weekend is the pre-cursor to the official skin-baring season, it's not a bad idea to start refreshing your swimwear wardrobe right now.

From Malia Mills's curve-embracing separates, Planet Blue's teeny weeny bohemian bikinis, Unique Vintage's one-pieces for modern-day Marilyns, and more, we've rounded up 23 shops in LA and OC that'll suit up fashionable figures of all sizes and styles. See them all in A to Z mapped format below and give us a shout out in the comments if your faves are MIA.

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Agent Provocateur

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In addition to offering vampy lingerie, this seductive French label also hosts a collection of sassy swimwear for Bond girl hopefuls. A few major streets west at Melrose and La Cienega, Agent Provocateur's Penelope and Monica Cruz-designed diffusion line L'Agent offers a small selection of sexy and budget-friendly pieces. [Photo]

Beach Bunny Swimwear

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LA-based Beach Bunny's got teeny-tiny, lingerie-inspired separates favored by Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover girl Kate Upton. [Photo]

Beverly Hills Bikini Shop

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Stocked with fashionable suit brands like Tori Praver, L*Space, Mary Grace Swim, and Lulifama—this stylish swimwear boutique's prices live up to its ZIP code, of course. [Photo]

Canyon Beachwear

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Knowledgable salespeople and a variety of fit styles ensures that even the most bathing suit averse will find something at this star-frequented shop, which has locations in Malibu and Santa Monica. Brands carried include Melissa Odabash, A Che, Letarte, Vix, and Koral, and the store offers options for full-figured and busty ladies, too. [Photo]
Favored for its clean-lined, timelessly sexy styles, the French brand's Beverly Hills shop also offers its Art Deco-inspired capsule collection designed by Laure-Heriard Dubreuil of famed Miami concept boutique Webster. [Photo]

Everything But Water

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In addition to stocking luxe and contemporary labels like Proenza Schouler, M Missoni, L*Space, and more, the collab-happy designer swimwear stalwart's Brentwood shop offers its 30th anniversary range (Ale by Alessandra Ambrosio, Vitamin A, L*Space, and Lotta Stensson are a few Cali-based collaborators) alongside exclusives like Commando rash guards, special-edition scalloped separates by Marysia, and seashell-bedecked ankle cuffs by Eco Gypsy.

Forever 21

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If you're looking for a budget-friendly suit, Forever 21 is your go-to. A variety of colors, prints, and styles make for endless mix and matching possibilities. [Photo]

Gap Body

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The cuts here are a bit more conservative and family-vacation friendly, but still perfectly stylish (and really affordable). This location has swimwear for men, women and children.

Intermix

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Like the clothing, the women's suits offered here are trendy, teensy and colorful.

Ondademar

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Make a trip to Columbian swim and resortwear brand Ondademar's beachy boutique to find a variety of gorgeous water-ready pieces for the whole family. Your tropical getaway awaits. [Photo]

Palmela G. Swimwear

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This by-appointment-only (and animal-friendly!) shop specializes in custom-made bikinis, from "conservative to ultra-sexy [and] retro to modern." Boasting hundreds of fine quality fabrics to choose from, your dream swimsuit awaits. Photo]

Planet Blue

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In addition to boho-chic suits and cover-ups from Tori Praver, Acacia, Beach Riot, and other brands, you'll also find Planet Blue's own swimwear collection under their in-house line, Blue Life. [Photo]

Ron Herman Melrose

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The cool department store's swimwear department boasts cult-favorite names made for Cali beach bumming, like Marysia, Zimmermann, Xirena, L*Space, and more. [Photo]

San Lorenzo Bikinis

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Get your dose of exotic swimwear (cheek-baring stunners, micro two-pieces) at San Lorenzo Bikinis's West Coast shop. Headquartered in Peru and Brazil, the brand knows the definition of sexy. Find lots of cheeky stunners for every beach bumming adventure. [Photo]

Seafolly

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Find the swimsuit of your dreams at Aussie swimwear brand Seafolly's only SoCal boutique at Fashion Island. Plus, nab chic kaftans, sarongs and playsuits to go with it. [Photo]

Victoria's Secret

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Victoria Secret's is more than just sexy skivvies. Every year, they roll out a stellar selection of swimwear perfect for channeling your inner angel. [Photo]

Zimmermann

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This Aussie label is a favorite for its sexy, pretty bikinis. Stop by the Robertson Boulevard outpost—which may or may not be replaced by a new Melrose Place boutique—for designing sister duo Nicky and Simone Zimmermann's complete line, which includes gorgeous, flowy cover ups and their full ready-to-wear collections.

Body & Sol Swimwear

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You'll feel like you're already at the beach at this tropical vacay-inspired Valley boutique, which stocks everything from Michael Kors to Mikoh and more contemporary and cult-fave labels. Locals swear by this Valley boutique's mother-daughter swimsuit whisperer team, who've been known to help shoppers get the most out of their bikini budget by suggesting mix-and-match sets. [Photo]

Diane's Beachwear

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At this SoCal swimwear retailer's many locations (including in Palm Springs, Calabasas, and three in Manhattan Beach), find an impressive inventory of brands (Seafolly, Vitamin A, Vix, Trina Turk, Mikoh, and more) with varying coverage, from super-supportive pieces that will "hide problem areas" to intricate cutout one-pieces to minimal sets that'll give you interesting tan lines. [Photo]

Malia Mills

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It's all about "loving thy differences" at the Hawaiian-bred, NY-based designer's Beverly Grove boutique, where you'll find swim separates for every bra and booty size. [Photo]

Unique Vintage

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This retro boutique caters to vintage vixens who want to get Bettie Page's look without sifting through actual decades-old swimsuits. In addition to retro apparel, find halter tops, high-waited bottoms, swim dresses, and more silhouettes in solid hues, polka dots, gingham, and even sailor-inspired styles for all figures. [Photo]

Vilebrequin

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Known for its brightly patterned men's swim trunks, the French luxury brand recently added women's and girls swimwear to the mix. Its recently rolled out a cabana-inspired setting—including at its new Malibu Lumber Yard and Fairmont Miramar boutiques—where you can shop adorbs father-and-son options in an array of inseams, vacay-ready resortwear, and more. [Photo]

American Apparel

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Stock up on the sweatshop-free brand's affordable, vintage-inspired swim separates in every color and silhouette, from American flag-print maillots, tiny nylon tricot bikinis, unisex swim trunks and more. [Photo]

Agent Provocateur

In addition to offering vampy lingerie, this seductive French label also hosts a collection of sassy swimwear for Bond girl hopefuls. A few major streets west at Melrose and La Cienega, Agent Provocateur's Penelope and Monica Cruz-designed diffusion line L'Agent offers a small selection of sexy and budget-friendly pieces. [Photo]

Beach Bunny Swimwear

LA-based Beach Bunny's got teeny-tiny, lingerie-inspired separates favored by Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover girl Kate Upton. [Photo]

Beverly Hills Bikini Shop

Stocked with fashionable suit brands like Tori Praver, L*Space, Mary Grace Swim, and Lulifama—this stylish swimwear boutique's prices live up to its ZIP code, of course. [Photo]

Canyon Beachwear

Knowledgable salespeople and a variety of fit styles ensures that even the most bathing suit averse will find something at this star-frequented shop, which has locations in Malibu and Santa Monica. Brands carried include Melissa Odabash, A Che, Letarte, Vix, and Koral, and the store offers options for full-figured and busty ladies, too. [Photo]

Eres

Favored for its clean-lined, timelessly sexy styles, the French brand's Beverly Hills shop also offers its Art Deco-inspired capsule collection designed by Laure-Heriard Dubreuil of famed Miami concept boutique Webster. [Photo]

Everything But Water

In addition to stocking luxe and contemporary labels like Proenza Schouler, M Missoni, L*Space, and more, the collab-happy designer swimwear stalwart's Brentwood shop offers its 30th anniversary range (Ale by Alessandra Ambrosio, Vitamin A, L*Space, and Lotta Stensson are a few Cali-based collaborators) alongside exclusives like Commando rash guards, special-edition scalloped separates by Marysia, and seashell-bedecked ankle cuffs by Eco Gypsy.

Forever 21

If you're looking for a budget-friendly suit, Forever 21 is your go-to. A variety of colors, prints, and styles make for endless mix and matching possibilities. [Photo]

Gap Body

The cuts here are a bit more conservative and family-vacation friendly, but still perfectly stylish (and really affordable). This location has swimwear for men, women and children.

Intermix

Like the clothing, the women's suits offered here are trendy, teensy and colorful.

Ondademar

Make a trip to Columbian swim and resortwear brand Ondademar's beachy boutique to find a variety of gorgeous water-ready pieces for the whole family. Your tropical getaway awaits. [Photo]

Palmela G. Swimwear

This by-appointment-only (and animal-friendly!) shop specializes in custom-made bikinis, from "conservative to ultra-sexy [and] retro to modern." Boasting hundreds of fine quality fabrics to choose from, your dream swimsuit awaits. Photo]