In today’s world the preteen is one of the hardest demographics to please when it comes to swimsuits. They are far more mature and socially aware with Facebook, Twitter, and Reality television than previous generations. They are also just as susceptible to being body conscious but with a wider variety of swimwear available now for the tween, parents and kids have a better chance of meeting in the middle on what is style savvy and age appropriate.
More is the in Things
Introduce your teen to the fabulous new looks for 2019. Show them the awesome new looks that provide a little more coverage that even adult woman are wearing. The sporty whole piece with zipper front and three-quarter sleeves is making a big splash with its tropical patterns and variety of colors.
Tankini’s are back in the spot light for the new season for the sporty look that is also functional. This gives you the opportunity to remind your preteen that they won’t have to worry about wardrobe malfunctions during their next pool party with friends and they can be comfortable in the new style.
Mesh is Making the grade
Predicted to be a winner this summer is mesh. The style is based on the scuba diving wet suit but much cooler and functional. The bottoms are usually in a standard cut or boy shorts, while the tops come in various cuts from a top that looks like a standard triangle bikini top or strapless while mesh cover in short and long sleeve mid-drift provides comfort as well as tremendous fashion appeal. Hook your tween up with a great set of sunglasses, matching bracelet and earrings and they will have the confidence to sport their summer look.
In conclusion, being a parent is hard enough and we all know kids don’t come with instruction manuals, but it is important to respect them in making their own choices while navigating them in the right direction. A good idea is to look at great looks in magazines or on the internet before you go shopping and show them the great trends that are both fashion and age appropriate.