Add a bikini cover-up to your beachbag

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Many women want something to throw over their swimming costumes that will give them a bit of coverage.  But did you know that the style and shape of the cozi cover-up can make a big difference to your beach or pool look?

Many women tend to go for baggy styles, like a kaftan, in order to cover up.  However, a baggy style often makes you look bigger than you are.  So what is the alternative?

Here are my 3 top things to look out for in your cozi cover-up:

1.    Select a style that has shape in the waist.  It can still be loose fitting and comfortable, but a little bit of waist definition will make a big difference to your look.

2.    Print is often better than a plain. The print disguises the eye so you won't know what’s fabric and what’s flesh.  If the fabric is fairly sheer, a print will also conceal a lot more than a plain.

3.    Wear it as a dress. An added benefit to a cozi cover-up that has some shape is that you can dress it up and wear it as a dress.  Simply add a slip, a belt, some shoes and you are ready to go out. This means you get more wear for your spend and it takes up less room in your suitcase.

To see how this works, take a look a this short video clip:

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