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Where to Shop for Swimwear in Washington, D.C.

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Now is about the time of year when we start daydreaming about moving to a building with a rooftop pool. Or alternatively, making friends with someone who lives in a building with a rooftop pool. Either way, a new swimsuit is the way we want to ring in summer. Since Memorial Day is just around the corner, here are eight ideas for where to shop for swimwear in the Washington, D.C. area.


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1. South Moon Under

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2700 Clarendon Blvd, #R440
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 807-4083
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East Coast-based chain South Moon Under is a go-to for swimwear no matter the time of year, stocking brands from Billabong up to Mara Hoffman. This is bikini central. [Image]

2. Everything But Water

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1961 Chain Bridge Road
Mclean, VA 22102
(703) 748-1987
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It's always swim season at Everything But Water, the chain that carries suits from dozens of designers like L*Space, Michael Kors, Trina Turk, Nanette Lepore and Becca. [Image]

3. SuitUp Water Sports

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10631 Braddock Road
Fairfax, VA 22032
Need a suit for lap swimming? Local swim shop SuitUp stocks suits, goggles, and accessories for athletes of all ages and sizes. [Image]

4. Sylene

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4407 S Park Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 654-4200
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If you're willing to splurge a bit to stand out from everyone else on the beach, head to lingerie and swimwear shop Sylene for unique swimsuits from designers like Eberjey Swim, Nanette Lepore Swim, Tory Burch, Shoshanna, and local designer Karla Colletto. [Image]

5. INTIMACY {bra fit stylists}

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1961 Chain Bridge Rd
McLean, VA 22102
(703) 584-7295
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Get properly fitted at the Washington-area outpost of lingerie and swimwear shop Intimacy, then find the perfect Aerin Rose, Huit, or Karla Colletto swimsuit. [Image]

6. Patagonia

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1048 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007
(202) 333-1776
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Patagonia has some cool reversible swimwear so you can switch up your beach look while just bringing one swimsuit in your carry-on bag. [Image]

7. Calypso St Barth

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3307-B M Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20007
Dreamy bikinis and tankinis are a given at Calypso St. Barth's beachy new location on M Street. [Image]

8. Vineyard Vines

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1225 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007
(202) 625-8463
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Pastels and polka dot bikinis make Vineyard Vines a preppy destination for swimwear. [Image]

1. South Moon Under

2700 Clarendon Blvd, #R440, Arlington, VA 22201
East Coast-based chain South Moon Under is a go-to for swimwear no matter the time of year, stocking brands from Billabong up to Mara Hoffman. This is bikini central. [Image]
2700 Clarendon Blvd, #R440
Arlington, VA 22201

2. Everything But Water

1961 Chain Bridge Road, Mclean, VA 22102
It's always swim season at Everything But Water, the chain that carries suits from dozens of designers like L*Space, Michael Kors, Trina Turk, Nanette Lepore and Becca. [Image]
1961 Chain Bridge Road
Mclean, VA 22102

3. SuitUp Water Sports

10631 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA 22032
Need a suit for lap swimming? Local swim shop SuitUp stocks suits, goggles, and accessories for athletes of all ages and sizes. [Image]
10631 Braddock Road
Fairfax, VA 22032

4. Sylene

4407 S Park Ave, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
If you're willing to splurge a bit to stand out from everyone else on the beach, head to lingerie and swimwear shop Sylene for unique swimsuits from designers like Eberjey Swim, Nanette Lepore Swim, Tory Burch, Shoshanna, and local designer Karla Colletto. [Image]
4407 S Park Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

5. INTIMACY {bra fit stylists}

1961 Chain Bridge Rd, McLean, VA 22102
Get properly fitted at the Washington-area outpost of lingerie and swimwear shop Intimacy, then find the perfect Aerin Rose, Huit, or Karla Colletto swimsuit. [Image]
1961 Chain Bridge Rd
McLean, VA 22102

6. Patagonia

1048 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, D.C. 20007
Patagonia has some cool reversible swimwear so you can switch up your beach look while just bringing one swimsuit in your carry-on bag. [Image]
1048 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007

7. Calypso St Barth

3307-B M Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20007
Dreamy bikinis and tankinis are a given at Calypso St. Barth's beachy new location on M Street. [Image]
3307-B M Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20007

8. Vineyard Vines

1225 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, D.C. 20007
Pastels and polka dot bikinis make Vineyard Vines a preppy destination for swimwear. [Image]
1225 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007