Trend Spotlight: Funky '70s

Trend Spotlight: Funky '70s

It’s been more than 50 years but the ‘70s are still proving to be one of the most stylish decades ever. From flared bottoms to loose button downs, down to the psychedelic bold prints, here’s everything we’re obsessed with and taking inspiration from! Read More
2021 Style Guide Based on Your Zodiac

2021 Style Guide Based on Your Zodiac

A new year totally calls for some brand new ‘fits, right? We’re here to help you dress according to what's written in the stars so you don’t miss out on that good fortune this year! Read More
2021 New Year's Resolutions

2021 New Year's Resolutions

If there’s anything good about the past year, it’s that the past 12 months have given us a new perspective on everything. For our New Year’s Resolutions, we’re taking all these new lessons with us, and we hope you pick up a thing or two! Read More
2020 Year End Round Up

2020 Year End Round Up

It’s been nine (!) months since the pandemic hit our side of the world, and life has never been the same since. There were so many rapid changes that had to be made in such short periods of time. But, there’s still so much to be thankful for this year, and we made it through 2020 all thanks to your support! Read More
Main Character Looks

Main Character Looks

We’re calling all the babes who just love to stand outand yes, we’re referring to all you Scorpios, Leos, and Taurus babes! Now we know you’ve got the spunk, all you need now are the styles to get all your looks on point. Lucky for you, we’ve got everything you need from head to toe for every look you’d want to rock and slay! Read More
2020 Holiday Gift Guide

2020 Holiday Gift Guide

With Christmas looking a little bit different this year, the next best way to spread the love is with well thought-out presents! Whether you’re shopping for your squad, your sissy, your mom or even yourself, Blackbough’s got you covered. Read More
Trend Spotlight: Sweats

Trend Spotlight: Sweats

Dressing for comfort has been key to surviving 2020. With most of our social interactions limited to virtual ones and time spent alone now at an all time high, we’re dressing for ourselves more than ever. It comes as no surprise that our fashion choices have made a huge shift this year from edgy to comfy! Read More
What We Love About Fall

What We Love About Fall

It’s been a long 2020 and while we’ve held on to sweet summer as long as we could, fall is here and we have to embrace it! Of course, we’ll always be summer babes, but there’s something about fall that just makes our hearts full. We’re counting down the things that make us grateful and excited this season! Read More
The Scorpio Style Guide

The Scorpio Style Guide

Scorpio gals are probably the most polarizing of all the signs - either you love them or you hate them. They’re fiercely passionate about the things they care about and are not afraid to speak their minds. Scorpios don’t stop until they get what they want - and that includes their style choices! Read More
Virtual Halloween Party Guide

Virtual Halloween Party Guide

With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to kick those Zoom calls up a notch! Sure, you could put on some whiskers and call it a day but where’s the fun in that? Here’s how to host a virtual Halloween party that you and your friends will be talking about for years! Read More
Mercury Retrograde Survival Tips

Mercury Retrograde Survival Tips

Oh no - it’s that time again. If you’re wondering why lots of things aren’t going your way, we know exactly why - Mercury is once again in retrograde! If you aren’t familiar with this astrological phenomenon and want to know the reason for all the bad things happening, we’re here to fill you in on what to expect!  Read More
Nail Trend Report

Nail Trend Report

Having your nails done or even doing it yourself is one of our favorite ways to relax and unwind. Some like to binge watch and bake, but for us it’s nails! It’s our go-to form of self-care during alone time and girl time! Looks like it’s not just us though - these celebs are all about nail art too and we’re obsessed! Read More
The Libra Style Picks

The Libra Style Picks

We all know our Libra friends for being lovable, sincere, and generous personalities, so what better way to show our appreciation for them than to gift them with the perfect stylish pieces? Read More
Beaches We Can't Wait to Visit

Beaches We Can't Wait to Visit

While the world feels like it hit pause and so have our plans for work, school, and travels, we can’t help but dream about the beautiful beaches we’ll be visiting once everything goes back to normal! And who better to take with on beautiful destinations than our bestie who’s always down to take our pics for the 'gram?

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How to be a Plant Mom

How to be a Plant Mom

So you wanna be a first-time plant mom and start your own #plantfam? Not only are plants a way to up your IG game - they also boost your mood, reduce your stress and create a more calming atmosphere. Now before you hoard all the plants you can possibly get your hands on, here are a few things you should consider! Read More
2020 Back to School Tips

2020 Back to School Tips

September marks the start of another school year. Some might be getting ready to walk familiar hallways, while others have switched to online classes. While it’s definitely going to be difficult especially at the start, we’re in this together and we’re cheering you on - so here are some tips to stay motivated! Read More
Burleigh Lookbook

Burleigh Lookbook

Thinking about sunbaking in style at a boutique villa? We’re dreaming of lounging poolside with lush tropical trees & the sun kissing your skin while you sip a cool drink. The feeling of heading out in your new swim and outfits for a bowl of açaí, local coffee or a beach party. The vacay state of mind never goes away. Read More
International Dog Day

International Dog Day

August 26 means it’s International Dog Day! We asked these Blackbough babes to share a photo with their best furry friends along with the answer to the question, “What do you love most about your dog?” Read their heartwarming answers coupled with their cutest pics with their favorite four-legged creatures! Read More
Road Trip Essentials

Road Trip Essentials

Missing the sunshine and outdoors? While we can’t hop on a plane for a vacay just yet, the simple outdoors and a camping trip might be exactly what you need. Just keep in mind that safety always comes first so keep wearing your face masks, sanitize regularly and if possible quarantine and get tested beforehand! Read More
The Poolside Edit

The Poolside Edit

We know there’s no other place you’d rather be than sit poolside in your fave swim - hanging out with the squad, sipping sweet juice and posing for the camera. Scroll through and daydream of your next bikini day and your next swimsuit to match with the Summer Poolside Edit lookbook. Read More
Design Diaries: The Billie Top

Design Diaries: The Billie Top

At this point, you already know we’re obsessed with tops that are adjustable! Getting the perfect fit can be tricky, so what’s a girl to do when you’ve got unique proportions? We’re all about options with our new favorite styles, and the Billie Top has got options written all over it! Read More
How to Look Cute on TikTok

How to Look Cute on TikTok

From celebs to influencers, brands to even activists, everybody seems to just be getting on this Tik Tok trend. Whether it’s out of curiosity or your friends telling you to get on it, there’s no reason not to try and join the other 800 million people on it! If you’re a little intimidated or anxious on how to slay your first Tiktok, here are some BB tips! Read More
Upcycling the Blackbough Way

Upcycling the Blackbough Way

Overflowing landfills and plastic in our oceans are a huge problem, and that just doesn’t sit well with our tropical souls. We’re constantly looking for ways to become more eco-friendly as a brand as we’ve mentioned before in our previous blog posts featuring our new sustainable bikini collection, 100% biodegradable compostable mailer bags and reusable swimsuit packaging. Read More
This or That: Lola or Kels?

This or That: Lola or Kels?

We’re starting this new series to zoom in on the best features of each piece, so that ultimately we can help you babes decide which one to get! We know how hard it is to make a decision  (while we always say why not both, we totally understand that sometimes, choices have to be made). We’re starting out with the hottest new styles this summer - the Lola Set and Kels Sets! Read More
Trend Spotlight: Tie-Dye

Trend Spotlight: Tie-Dye

We’re already more than halfway into 2020 and one thing is certain - tie-dye is staying on top as one of this year’s hottest trends! From streetwear to high fashion, bikinis to accessories, every brand wants in on this hot trend. We’re completely in love with this casual print for its unique vibe perfect for any dressed down occasion, so we’re sharing with you where we’re seeing it! Read More
Bikini Confessionals: Amber Veras

Bikini Confessionals: Amber Veras

We’re starting this new series here on our blog to give close-ups on our swimsuit loving babes! First off - we’re featuring our OG customer who’s been a loyal Blackbough babe since early 2018. Let’s hear how babe Amber Veras has been loving her suits, feeding her obsession with new swim and everything in between! Read More
Team's Current Faves

Team's Current Faves

We just wanted to show you guys how we’ve been wearing our Blackbough this quarantine while we work (and slay) at home! So if you can’t decide what to get, take it from us - here’s all our favorite suits and goodies! Read More
Pink Stuff We Love

Pink Stuff We Love

From candy to neon, pastel to rose, we’re absolutely obsessed with this fun hue. Trends come and go but our love for pink will never fade! This summer, let your mood shine through in all these pink goodies to love. Here are some of our top picks! Read More
Blackbough Goes Green

Blackbough Goes Green

It’s not just the animals or mother earth that we’re putting in danger with our waste - as humans, we are affected too! It’s high time we take concrete actions towards being more green and sustainable, so here’s what we’ve done so far! Read More
Good News to Brighten Your Day

Good News to Brighten Your Day

While we all have to stay tuned to the news to make sure we’re filled in on what’s going on, there’s no doubt it can feel heavy sometimes. Our hearts go out to everyone right now. Things are starting to look up, so here’s a few nice things that’s been going on lately that’ll surely brighten up your day! Read More
Design Diaries: The Cleo Top

Design Diaries: The Cleo Top

If you’re looking for a super cute bikini that’s easy to put on, you’ve come to the right place! We were browsing through our archives and we stumbled upon this style’s sketch - and couldn’t believe it’s already been almost 2 years since we launched the Cleo Top!  Here’s what makes the Cleo Top a babe fave! Read More
Prints for Every Earth Sign

Prints for Every Earth Sign

It’s Taurus season! You guys are known to be practical and you love things that will definitely last (the same goes for your relationships!), so here are the suits that we think would be perfect for your signs! Read More
Hop on the Tiktok Trend

Hop on the Tiktok Trend

If you’re like us, we’ve just hopped on the tiktok trend and we’re LOVING it (if you haven’t followed us, make sure you do here)! It’s just a super fun way to pass the time while we stay home and do things with no filter (let your picture perfect Instagram side rest for a bit!)

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Trend Spotlight: Pastels

Trend Spotlight: Pastels

We totally get you if you associate dreamy pastel shades with this year’s Springtime. Lately, we’ve been seeing the cutest colors left and right - from pistachio greens and buttery yellow popcorns, all the way to cool lavenders. The best part of pastels is you can definitely wear these shades well into the summer months for as long as you want to look cute! Read More
The Safe-At-Home Scoop

The Safe-At-Home Scoop

Hey guys, we at Blackbough Swim just wanted to check in with you and at the same time give some updates on the initiatives we’ve been working on for our Blackbough community, our local groups in need and of course our internal working team! Read More
Design Diaries: the Lucy Top

Design Diaries: the Lucy Top

Calling babes who aren’t as blessed on the bust - we’ve got the perfect, new top for you! We heard you alright - you need something that maximizes what you’ve got! So we thought, what bikini top could we design that would give the push you want, have minimal coverage, but still make you look super cute? Here’s what we came up with: Read More