Women’s performance swimwear over recent years has seen some brilliant styles and designs appearing on the scene. Trends for 2014 are varied with a laid-back retro look to one that is a lot more glamorous. In between, designs include lots of powerful looking swimwear costumes to more delicate, intimate styles made out exotic yet water-repellent high tech fabrics. These stylish retro designs are paired to the best quality textiles offering swimmers a neat, fashionable, laid-back look but one that also offers them a whole lot of comfort and speed in the pool.
Great styles and designs to suit competitive and leisure swimmers
Great Geometric Patterns
One of the biggest trends in performance swimwear for 2014; is the use of strong, vivid and bold geometric patterns which includes mesmerising twists and swirls. The designs are eye catching and clever, with careful use of colour and cut with a strong emphasis on a more striking appeal than in previous years. This offers an appealing look to the swimwear that guarantees to get people noticed.
High Tech Finishing
It goes without saying the fabrics used in performance swimwear is top quality state-of-the art with excellent finishing to match. There’s lots of great finishes and this includes very attractive details namely embellishments and embossing which is often metallic. This adds a lot of style and dimension to the costumes that renders fabrics lush and luxurious looking with a real exotic feel to them.
Modern Tactile Fabrics Designed For Speed & Comfort
When it comes to fabrics, 2014 sees some of the best bonded materials being used to make women’s performance swimwear. The importance of spacer fabrics is accentuated as is the cut of the costumes which is all done in such a way as to enhance a swimmers speed and comfort when they are in the pool.
Performance Swimwear for Competition & Leisure
With so many great designs and fabrics to choose from, performance swimwear is no longer just the choice of competition swimmers alone. Today, people who enjoy swimming to keep fit or just for leisure are choosing to wear these great swimwear designs because of the many advantages the swimwear offers them.
Competition swimmers know they are wearing costumes which boast the most advanced and state of the art technology. This in turn offers swimmers the chance to be that much faster in the pool during a race or when they are prepping up for a competition. When it comes to leisure swimmers, the styles and designs offer comfort with a fashionable stylish look whether on the beach or by the pool.
The newer water-repellent fabrics used to make performance swimwear offers both leisure and competitive swimmers many advantages, one of which is the fact their costumes are much faster drying which in turn offers a lot more comfort when they get out of the pool.
New water repellent fabrics offer swimmers many advantages
Great Breathable & Lightweight Swimsuits
Comfort has always been at the top of manufacturers list of priorities when they design performance swimwear and they have come up with some brilliant ideas which now see breathable and lightweight costumes appearing on the market. The cuts too for the 2014 designs are more flattering whilst all the while allowing swimmers the freedom of movement they need when in the pool.
The trend to merge fashion with performance in 2014 sees competition swimwear boasting a fashionable appeal like never before with colours and patterns that stand out from the crowd. This includes swimwear accessories namely swimming caps, googles and footwear which can all be easily colour coordinated in a very attractive way.
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