It’s officially spring! With hotter days on the horizon, we’re excited for days by the pool, splashing in the ocean, and walking on the beach—and so is Victoria’s Secret Angel Alessandra Ambrosio. Being by the water is a must for the model (she is Brazilian, after all!), which is why she’s the perfect person to tell us how to pick the perfect swimwear. “Finding the right swimsuit starts with finding the right shape for your body,” she told InStyle.com at Victoria’s Secret’s swim collection celebration in Los Angeles last week. Click through the gallery to get her five tips for getting bikini-ready.
Joy to the World: True Blood’s Joe Manganiello to Release Fitness Book (and Arnold Schwarzenegger Is Helping!)Mar 11, 2013 @ 1:00 pm
How is Joe Manganiello prepping for swimsuit season? By putting pen to paper! The True Blood hunk announced last week that he plans to release a book all about fitness this holiday season, and he gave us more details about his journey into self-help at the 10th annual John Varvatos Stuart House Benefit this weekend. “[The book] will give you all the tips you need,” he told InStyle.com of his upcoming release, named Joe Manganiello’s Evolution: The Cutting-Edge Guide to Breaking Down Mental Walls and Building the Body You’ve Always Wanted. “It’s everything I’ve learned from over two decades of training with some of the best trainers on earth.” And there will be a special guest contributor, he noted: “My buddy, Arnold Schwarzenegger, is helping out with it.” Doesn’t this just pump you up?!
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Summer may be months away, but we’ve already got the beach on our minds, which is why we want to know: What’s your swim style? Would you ever wear an embellished suit? Are Speedos sexy? And we’ve got many more bikini-inspired Qs! Let us know your unfiltered thoughts by voting in the poll below!
Update: This poll is now closed.
While stars are bundling up coast to coast, some celebrities are choosing to leave the country completely in favor of warmer lands. Miley Cyrus got her Zen on with some solo yoga on the sand in Costa Rica, while Rihanna flaunted her famous figure in the newest tourism campaign for her native country, Barbados. See more star swimwear in the gallery!
While some celebrities are embracing winter by wearing amazing coats, others are pretending it’s not happening at all. British pop sensation Rita Ora recently revealed on her Instagram that she took a dip in a peek-a-boo pool, wearing a white bikini and a gold headpiece. The singer also teased that she might be collaborating with rapper Snoop Dogg on a new song! Meanwhile, Olivia Palermo turned up the heat in neon orange while on vacation in Barbados.
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Celebrities are relentless in their pursuit of sunnier shores! Couple Julianne Hough and Ryan Seacrest hit the waves in the Caribbean for a bit of paddleboarding while on vacation on the island of St. Barts. We’re sure Ryan especially appreciated the 80-plus degree weather after spending two nights in below-freezing New York temperatures while hosting his New Year’s Rockin’ Eve special earlier this week. “When we do see each other, we are super-excited and do these cute and romantic things,” the dancer and actress told InStyle of her relationship for our Fall Makeover issue. So cute! Click through the gallery to see more stars in their bikinis.
The stars aren’t wasting any time having fun in the sun in 2013! While the majority of the country is dealing with cold snaps and snow storm fronts, Glee star Lea Michele frolicked in a teeny bikini while on vacation in Hawaii with on-screen and real-life squeeze Cory Monteith. And Jessica Alba looked super-toned while on vacation in Cabo, soaking up the sun in an equally small orange bikini. Click through the gallery to see more stars in bikinis!
Celebrities are escaping the frigid cold winter weather and heading south to warmer climates—and they’re looking good doing it! Jennifer Aniston jetted off to Cabo to enjoy a vacation with fiancé Justin Theroux, while Jenna Dewan-Tatum showed off her baby bump in St. Barts with husband Channing Tatum. And they’re not the only ones soaking up some sunny rays! Click through the gallery to more stars in bikinis in 2013.