LGBTQ Local News, Voices and Community

Be part of the community. Be part of QnotesCarolinas.

Sign up for our e-newsletter today.

Processing…
Success! You're on the list.
Posted inArts & CultureCover StoriesFeatured StoriesLife

Booty and the beach: Swimwear to accentuate your assets

Step onto any gay beach — from Miami’s Haulover to Asbury Park’s 5th Ave. to Will Rogers Beach in Los Angeles — and you’ll bear witness to a veritable catwalk of loosey-goosey board shorts, fitted trunks and skintight Speedo-like swimwear. While anything goes on the summer’s sandy shores — especially if the area is clothing optional (better pack those dark lenses!) — this year’s styles continue last year’s thighs-the-limit trend with a twist: button-closure shorts with waist-specific sizing. Here we cultivate some of the more stimulating designs for 2017 with a smattering of tradition tossed in for good measure.