12 Flattering Plus-Size Bathing SuitsBy Maura Fritz
Set off some fireworks of your own with standout summer pieces that can be worn well beyond the Fourth of July.
Forget the plus-size swimwear of old: shapeless, dowdy, inevitably black. Today’s suits for full-figured women are made to flatter in stylish cuts and high-octane colors and prints. As for the basic black suit, it’s still out there: in designs that are nothing short of sleek and chic. For more of the season’s standout one-pieces, see The Best Swimsuits for All Body Types and The Swimsuits for Summer 2014. For tips on how to get a great suit, see Find the Best Bathing Suit for Your Shape.