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
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
5 Things to Do for Self Improvement

5 Things to Do for Self Improvement

We’re all on lockdown - we know, so we hope you’re all doing your part self-isolating at home to #flattenthecurve and beat the Coronavirus. But just because we’re stuck at home doesn’t mean it has to be boring. Here are some things you can do to keep yourself busy getting that self improvement while we’re all on quarantine! Read More
How to Get a Cute 'Gram Photo

How to Get a Cute 'Gram Photo

We know most of you guys are stuck at home and we hope you’re all making sure you’re staying safe! While a lot of vacay plans have been postponed, we know we’re all dreaming of those days that could have been. We decided to share some tips on how to get a cute Instagram photo to get over this quarantine slump - because do vacays and bikinis ever leave our minds?! Read More
5 Signs You're an Aries Babe

5 Signs You're an Aries Babe

Time to shine, Aries babes! Are you as excited about your upcoming birthday as we are? It always gets us giddy when we check out what our Zodiac star signs have for us for the coming month. Whether you’re an Aries yourself or you’re close to one (besties born March 20 to April 19), it’s the perfect time to get to know this Zodiac sign! Read More
4 Best Things to do in Hawaii

4 Best Things to do in Hawaii

Hey babes! It’s your girl Hannah, and I wanted to share with you my recent vacay in Hawaii. Hope you pick up an activity or two you can do on your next tropical adventure with your friends! Read More
Design Diaries : The Liv Set

Design Diaries : The Liv Set

We know you babes love minimal tan lines and coverage for maximum tanning gains, so the team brainstormed to come up with the perfect bikini for sun baking.
Hence, the ultimate tanning bikini: the Liv Set! Here’s why you babes need to get it for your next vacay beach day: Read More
5 Spring Break Destinations

5 Spring Break Destinations

We’ve kissed the winter chill goodbye because spring is here with the sun! It’s time to round up the girlfriends, book those flights and pack your swimsuits for one truly epic spring break. Whether it’s lounging by the pool, working on your tan by the beach, or partying the night away at some swanky beach club, we’ve got the best spring break destinations for you and your squad! Read More
Galentine's Day Goodies

Galentine's Day Goodies

This Valentine’s Day is all about you and your girls, `cause who needs a man when you can get a Blackbough bikini and a tan (and a few other nice things). We’re all about that #GIRLTIME, so go ahead and get something you guys can enjoy together! It’s 2020, and nobody has time to feel bad about pampering themselves. We’ve rounded up the 5 girltime necessities this Valentine’s Day cause babe, trust us when we say you and your squad are worth it! Read More
Swimsuits for Your Zodiac Sign

Swimsuits for Your Zodiac Sign

Honestly, is there anyone who isn’t obsessed with their horoscope now? Whether they come true or not, there’s just something fun about knowing what our day holds or what lucky colors to wear! We decided to consult the stars to see what bikinis align with your signs. Read on to find out which suit is perfect for you and your sign! Read More
Blackbough 2019 Year-in-Review

Blackbough 2019 Year-in-Review

The grind to keep the business going everyday can get exhausting, but the holidays got me looking back at what happened this year and i couldn’t be more grateful! Let me share with you guys what went down this 2019 for Blackbough, all thanks to you guys!

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Blackbough Goals for 2020

Blackbough Goals for 2020

Can you believe it, it’s not only a new year but also a new decade! And instead of sulking over what happened or didn’t happen last year, it’s better to go hard on your goals for 2020 and make sure you reach them. If you’re still unsure about your goals and resolutions this coming year, here are some suggestions that we ourselves from the team are planning to do! Read More
Christmas Gifts to Treat Yourself

Christmas Gifts to Treat Yourself

Christmas is the season of giving - and while it’s easy to get lost in getting presents for your loved ones, don’t forget to give something to yourself! After all, you worked hard all year round. Here are some gift ideas you should definitely be adding to your Christmas shopping cart to show some self love! Read More
The Perfect Holiday Gift Guide

The Perfect Holiday Gift Guide

Christmas is less than one month away, and there’s no better time to shop than this Black Friday sale! You’ve probably been stressing over what your friends and family would want, and we’re here to help you out with some ideas! Go Christmas shopping for every babe in your life with a suit that matches each of their personalities! Read More
It-Girl Halloween Costume Ideas

It-Girl Halloween Costume Ideas

We’re well into October and you know what that means, babes - Halloween! And if you’re anything like us, there is absolutely nothing scarier than not having the perfect costume, right? If you’re at a loss for what to dress up as this Halloween, take your cue from our top 3 costume ideas. Not only will you look super cute but they’re also easy to whip up in a flash! Read More
Tropical Dream Destinations for Your Squad

Tropical Dream Destinations for Your Squad

With school starting again and work can be such a drag sometimes, isn’t it just so fun to daydream about where else you’d rather be with your girlfriends? Before the year ends, gather all your girlfriends and plan the trip of a lifetime to one of these tropical paradises! Read More
Blackbough's College Essentials

Blackbough's College Essentials

It’s that time of the year again! Are you as excited as we are to head back to school? Before going back to your college dorms, make sure you get these back-to-school essentials! Read More