When you are shopping for a swimsuit for your tween girl, you want something that is age-appropriate, but also a little trendy too. Your little girl is starting to grow up and she's probably into fashion -- even if just a bit. Whether you are looking for a bikini, a tankini or a one-piece suit, you have a variety of styles to choose from. Let's take a look at some of these top swimsuits for tweens.
Monokinis are popular on the designer runways this year, and they are available for tween girls too. With the monokini, it's a one-piece suit but the sides are cut out or the design is such that it looks like a bikini with the top and bottom connected by a thin strip of fabric. Right now, you can get this gorgeous Submarine Cruise 12 one-piece stylish runway swimsuit on sale for just $35 in sizes 6-16. This monokini was originally priced at $70, so it's a terrific buy. You and your daughter will love the coral and blue print. It's an animal print with a little Asian-inspired floral influence mixed in. This swimsuit and many others for tweens are available at LittleFashionBoutique.com. Submarine swimwear is known to be cut a little small, so be sure to order a size-up.
If your daughter (and you) love the modesty of a one-piece suit but want something that is fun too, check out this zig-zag print suit from Submarine. This maillot is available in sizes 6-16 and it's on sale for half price. Originally $80 at Little Fashion Boutique, this vibrant swimsuit is now on sale for just $40 for a limited time. Submarine swimwear is a cut a little small, so be sure to order a size-up. Check out our guide to kids' swimsuit sizes
to learn more about getting the right fit.
The one-shoulder style swimsuit
is very trendy right now and your tween daughter will love this one-shoulder suit. This Flowers By Zoe swimsuit features a beautiful lime green and blue color combination in a fun, rippled print. Originally $46, this one-piece suit is marked down right now to just $34.50 at La Bella Flora Children's Boutique. If you aren't familiar with this online retailer, it's a terrific place to get quality clothing for your little girl -- from babies to teens. The styles are very cute and the prices are always reasonable. This tween swimsuit is available now in sizes 7-14 and this brand runs small.
This swimsuit for teens certainly isn't boring. This swimsuit features a fun, colorful print and halter straps that feature two colored rings. This suit has bows that sit on the hip and a modern appeal that she'll love. Originally priced at $48, this Kate Mack swimsuit is now just $36. It comes in sizes 5-16 but some sizes have begun to sell out. So if you love it, act on it fast. This swimsuit will need to be hand-washed.
At Old Navy, you can find a nice selection of swimsuits for girls, no matter their age. Is your tween still into Hello Kitty? If so, she'll adore this striped one-shoulder swimsuit featuring the Hello Kitty motif. This adorable swimsuit is on sale right now for $18 at OldNavy.com in girls' sizes M-XXL. This swimsuit will look oh so cute next time she is headed to the beach or pool.
Parents have varying opinions on what age is appropriate for a bikini
. If you allow your daughter to wear one, this banana-print bikini from Old Navy is an awesome choice. This ruffle trimmed swimsuit features a fun green and yellow banana pattern and a trendy style. Available in girls' sizes from XS-XXL, this suit is sure to fit your tween. Right now, this bikini is on sale at the ridiculously low price of just $10. You can't beat this kind of bargain.