We're gonna get straight to the point here: Yes, in order to bring you this curated list of sought-after online swimsuit shops, we scoured some of our fave local celebs' beach photo tags and jotted our findings down. Since it's officially summer and the ocean is a-
Nadine Lustre: Minimale Animale
Nadine's choice label is minimal(e) and risque at the same time—two things any true-blue fashion girl pines to combine.
Kelsey Merritt: Bamba Swim
Think '80s flicks like Fast Times at Ridgemont High and Baywatch to capture Bamba's aesthetic in a nutshell. Here's a brand for all you beach bombshells!
Sarah Lahbati and Martine Cajucom: Boom Sason
Actually, a ton of celebs get their ultra-sexy suits custom-made by Boom, but Sarah and Martine are amongst the designer's most frequent clients! We can definitely see why: These bare-all numbers are masterfully crafted to fit like second skin.
Chi and Gabs Gibbs: Neon Island
Wear your own, they do say! Chi is one half of the duo helming this unique local brand. At Neon Island you'll find fun, hand-drawn prints in warm,
Kim Jones: Zimmermann
Mari Jasmine: Float Swimwear
Float's overall look is soft, sweet, and subtle, but what we really love them for is their wide range of sizes—they carry up to 3XL!
Laureen Uy and Lovi Poe: Eighth Mermaid
Simple, understated suits are Eighth Mermaid's signature, and we're definitely fans. These are classic, locally-made
Coleen Garcia: Mrs. Sea Swimwear
The wear-your-own charm strikes twice! Coleen and blogger Christiana Collings are the double-C force behind this fledgling label.
Camille Co: Seafolly
Check out Seafolly not only for bikinis and maillots but also for their collection of cute rashguards and activewear that don't look like they necessarily come with a diving tank. Surf (or wakeboard, or jet ski...) in style!
Bela Padilla: Balud Maynila
The delicately-detailed maillot Bela wore on Preview's digital cover still makes us swoon. Click on over to