• The big beachwear battle: Insta-kaftans v Love Island cutouts

    4 days ago - By The Guardian

    There is a standoff in swimwear this summer, between reality TV-style bodycon and boho waftiness. Which side will you be on? Beachwear has gone Montagues v Capulets this summer. Two holiday looks are vying for supremacy, although they are not alike in dignity. In the Capulet corner is the kaftan crew: influencers who appear to be permanently on holiday and permanently covering up in a kaftan. File glossy-magazine editors here. One former Vogue editor, Pippa Holt, has even set up her own kaftan brand. On the Montague side is the Love Island look , all cutout swimsuits, thongs, high-cut...
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