We absolutely love this season’s monochrome trend, and here are some of our favourite swimwear styles from our Caught in a Trap photo shoot for a stylish take on monochrome this summer. Whether you want the dramatic contrast of black and white, or prefer the simplicity of black or white, and whether your tastes (and budget) run to designer or high street, here’s some fabulous monochrome inspiration for you.
Sumarie Jane push up bikini top, £115, and Belinda briefs, £69, both S-L. Sumarie.com.
Seafolly Club Mod High Neck Maillot swimsuit, sizes 8-14, £95. Cocobay.co.uk.
Fiji underwired halter bikini. Top, 32-38 B-F, £25. Brief, 8-16, £16. SimplyBeach.com.
Boohoo Mauritius Colour Block swimsuit, sizes 8-14, £20. Boohoo.com.
Hurley Mesh Triangle Bikini, XS-L. Top, £33, brief, £31. House of Fraser stores.
Gottex Alexandria Bandeau Swimsuit, £165. Harrods.
Baku Bermuda Bikini. Top, £47.99, briefs, £47.99, both 8-14. Surfdome.com.
F&F Contrast Panel Swimsuit, sizes 8-18, £15. F-F.com.
Aguaclara African Inspiration Missy Bikini. Top, 10-16, £73. Brief, 10-16, £70. SimplyBeach.com.
By Caprice Charites Monostrap Swimsuit, sizes 10-18, £39. Honeybeelingerie.co.uk.
Black Pacha Mesh Panel Halter Neck Swimsuit, £35. River Island.
Fiji Halter Swimsuit, 10-18, £40. SimplyBeach.com.