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Crowded gyms, bustling juice bars and packed waxing salons can only mean one thing: bikini season is looming. If you, too, are in serious crunch mode preparing for summer's necessary skin-bearing action, we've rounded up 20 reliable places to score a variety of swimwear styles.

From eye-catching zipsuits by We Are Handsome at A.sweeT. in Beverly Hills to modest one-pieces at Madewell to slinky, sparkly bikinis by Real Housewife Gretchen Rossi at SwimSpot in Santa Monica, there's really something for everyone. As always, let us know in the comments if we skipped your favorites.



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1. Zimmermann

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110 S Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(310) 285-9680
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This Aussie label is a favorite for its sexy, pretty bikinis. Stop by the Robertson Boulevard outpost for their complete line, which includes gorgeous, flowy cover ups.

2. Beach Bunny Swimwear

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136 S Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(310) 858-8588
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LA-based Beach Bunny's got teeny-tiny, lingerie-inspired separates favored by Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model Kate Upton, who's designed her own line for the label.

3. Diane's Beachwear

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620 Wilshire Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90403
(310) 395-3545
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Come here for a wide selection of everything you could want for the beach, from trendy two-pieces to more modest tankinis to cover ups by brands like L*Space, Vix and Vitamin A.

4. Beverly Hills Bikini Shop

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245 S Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
(310) 550-6331
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Stocked with harder-to-find, fashionable suit brands like Tori Praver, Mikoh and Mary Grace Swim—at Beverly Hills prices, of course.

5. Parke & Ronen

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8012 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 852-1635
The genius of this men's store is that they offer swim shorts by inseam length, from a modest 12 inches to a revealing 2 inches. If you want to bare even more, there are briefs and bikinis available.

6. Canyon Beachwear

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3939 Cross Creek Road, #D250
Malibu, CA 90265
(310) 456-0018
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Knowledgable salespeople and a variety of fit styles ensures that even the most bathing suit averse will find something here. Brands carried include Melissa Odabash, A Che, Letarte, Vix and Koral.

7. Undrest By The Sea

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1136 Abbot Kinney Blvd
Venice, CA 90291
(310) 314-1180
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Undrest by the Sea not only carries its own line of knitted bikinis and Brazilian nylon swimwear, but it's one of the few places in LA where you can find the Cynthia Rowley for Roxy collaboration and some seriously adorable Liberty of London swimwear.

8. Malia Mills

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225 26th St
Santa Monica, CA 90402
(310) 310-3574
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If you're a different size on top than you are on bottom, get suited up at this Brentwood Country Mart boutique—mixing and matching is their specialty.

9. Vilebrequin

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9519 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
(310) 205-9087
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Brightly patterned and colored men's swim trunks are the hallmark of this French luxury brand, which has been around since 1971.

10. Intermix

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110 N Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(310) 860-0113
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Like the clothing, the women's suits offered here are trendy, teensy and colorful.

11. Planet Blue

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409 N Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 385-0557
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If you're after a bohemian-style knit or fringed suit, they'll have it here, along with other skin-baring styles and the breezy dresses to layer over them.

12. Gap Body

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189 The Grove Dr, Ste H80
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 857-7056
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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.

13. Eres

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441 North Rodeo Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 246-1008
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A French brand favored for its clean-lined, timelessly sexy styles.

14. Agent Provocateur

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7961 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
(323) 653-0229
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In addition to offering vampy lingerie, this French label also hosts a collection of sassy swimwear for Bond girl hopefuls.

15. A.sweeT. Boutique

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253 S. Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
(310) 860-9265
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Besides being a candy shop, this BH boutique also offers fierce swimsuit options from We Are Handsome, Mara Hoffman and Tori Praver.

16. Everything But Water

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8500 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(310) 854-0070
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This one-stop-shop's name speaks for itself. Choose from Trina Turk bikinis and Badgley Mischka tunics to Eugenia Kim sun hats and Charlotte Ronson beach totes.

17. SwimSpot

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395 Santa Monica Pl, #248
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 395-5600
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A wide selection of trendy swimwear at affordable prices. In addition to hosting brands like Splendid, Ella Moss and Hurley, the shop now exclusively carries tiny, sparkly bikinis by Real Housewife Gretchen Rossi.

18. Madewell

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1349 3rd Street Promenade
Santa monica, CA 90401
(310) 394-7936
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Besides offerings Alexa Chung-approved garb, Madewell is also a reliable source for swimsuits that won't embarrass you in front of relatives.

19. Ashley Paige

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5701 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046
This Warholian-inspired corner shop features all of celeb-favored swimwear designer Ashley Paige's signature lurex bikinis with a variety of embellishments, from Swarovski crystals to gold tassels.

20. Palmela G. Swimwear

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7922 West 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 951-0033
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This by-appointment-only shop specializes in custom-made bikinis. Boasting hundreds of fine quality fabrics to choose from, your dream swimsuit awaits.

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1. Zimmermann

110 S Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048
This Aussie label is a favorite for its sexy, pretty bikinis. Stop by the Robertson Boulevard outpost for their complete line, which includes gorgeous, flowy cover ups.
110 S Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

2. Beach Bunny Swimwear

136 S Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048
LA-based Beach Bunny's got teeny-tiny, lingerie-inspired separates favored by Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model Kate Upton, who's designed her own line for the label.
136 S Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

3. Diane's Beachwear

620 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403
Come here for a wide selection of everything you could want for the beach, from trendy two-pieces to more modest tankinis to cover ups by brands like L*Space, Vix and Vitamin A.
620 Wilshire Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90403

4. Beverly Hills Bikini Shop

245 S Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Stocked with harder-to-find, fashionable suit brands like Tori Praver, Mikoh and Mary Grace Swim—at Beverly Hills prices, of course.
245 S Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

5. Parke & Ronen

8012 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90048
The genius of this men's store is that they offer swim shorts by inseam length, from a modest 12 inches to a revealing 2 inches. If you want to bare even more, there are briefs and bikinis available.
8012 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90048

6. Canyon Beachwear

3939 Cross Creek Road, #D250, Malibu, CA 90265
Knowledgable salespeople and a variety of fit styles ensures that even the most bathing suit averse will find something here. Brands carried include Melissa Odabash, A Che, Letarte, Vix and Koral.
3939 Cross Creek Road, #D250
Malibu, CA 90265

7. Undrest By The Sea

1136 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice, CA 90291
Undrest by the Sea not only carries its own line of knitted bikinis and Brazilian nylon swimwear, but it's one of the few places in LA where you can find the Cynthia Rowley for Roxy collaboration and some seriously adorable Liberty of London swimwear.
1136 Abbot Kinney Blvd
Venice, CA 90291

8. Malia Mills

225 26th St, Santa Monica, CA 90402
If you're a different size on top than you are on bottom, get suited up at this Brentwood Country Mart boutique—mixing and matching is their specialty.
225 26th St
Santa Monica, CA 90402

9. Vilebrequin

9519 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Brightly patterned and colored men's swim trunks are the hallmark of this French luxury brand, which has been around since 1971.
9519 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

10. Intermix

110 N Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Like the clothing, the women's suits offered here are trendy, teensy and colorful.
110 N Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

11. Planet Blue

409 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
If you're after a bohemian-style knit or fringed suit, they'll have it here, along with other skin-baring styles and the breezy dresses to layer over them.
409 N Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

12. Gap Body

189 The Grove Dr, Ste H80, Los Angeles, CA 90036
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.
189 The Grove Dr, Ste H80
Los Angeles, CA 90036

13. Eres

441 North Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
A French brand favored for its clean-lined, timelessly sexy styles.
441 North Rodeo Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

14. Agent Provocateur

7961 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
In addition to offering vampy lingerie, this French label also hosts a collection of sassy swimwear for Bond girl hopefuls.
7961 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118

15. A.sweeT. Boutique

253 S. Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Besides being a candy shop, this BH boutique also offers fierce swimsuit options from We Are Handsome, Mara Hoffman and Tori Praver.
253 S. Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

16. Everything But Water

8500 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048
This one-stop-shop's name speaks for itself. Choose from Trina Turk bikinis and Badgley Mischka tunics to Eugenia Kim sun hats and Charlotte Ronson beach totes.
8500 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048

17. SwimSpot

395 Santa Monica Pl, #248, Santa Monica, CA 90401
A wide selection of trendy swimwear at affordable prices. In addition to hosting brands like Splendid, Ella Moss and Hurley, the shop now exclusively carries tiny, sparkly bikinis by Real Housewife Gretchen Rossi.
395 Santa Monica Pl, #248
Santa Monica, CA 90401

18. Madewell

1349 3rd Street Promenade, Santa monica, CA 90401
Besides offerings Alexa Chung-approved garb, Madewell is also a reliable source for swimsuits that won't embarrass you in front of relatives.
1349 3rd Street Promenade
Santa monica, CA 90401

19. Ashley Paige

5701 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
This Warholian-inspired corner shop features all of celeb-favored swimwear designer Ashley Paige's signature lurex bikinis with a variety of embellishments, from Swarovski crystals to gold tassels.
5701 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046

20. Palmela G. Swimwear

7922 West 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90048
This by-appointment-only shop specializes in custom-made bikinis. Boasting hundreds of fine quality fabrics to choose from, your dream swimsuit awaits.
7922 West 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90048