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12 Swimwear Trends Making Waves In 2017

Cut Above the Rest

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Side cut-outs are all the rage this year, so be bold and show some skin this swimsuit season. With tank straps and a plunging neckline, this sexy one-piece will have you looking and feeling confident. ($176; lulus.com

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One-Shoulder Wonder

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Trend alert: One-shoulder tops and swimsuits are in. This simple bikini top with scalloped trim is perfect for anyone who's smaller chested and perfect for showing off your toned upper-body. ($143; revolve.com)

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Wrap Queen

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If you're on the market for a trendy bathing suit that'll stay put while you're swimming, surfing, or pursuing other water sports, this is the perfect alternative to a one piece. The unique, wrap-around top ensures an extra-secure fit, and adds a bit more style than your basic triangle top. ($48; swimspot.com)

Bonus: Use code SHAPE20 for 20 percent off your next Swimspot purchase here.

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Take the Plunge

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Who said one-pieces can't be sultry? Make a splash in this simple-yet-sexy plunging one-piece swimsuit that's perfectly accented with strappy back details. ($69; urbanoutfitters.com)

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Bare It All

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This year, less is more when it comes to knockout swimwear. You'll look effortlessly on-trend in this neutral-colored suit that also has mesh detailing for a fun peek-a-boo effect. ($25; forever21.com

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Haute Halters

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In addition to the on-trend high neckline, this trend trifecta of a bikini top also has a strappy back closure for adjustable fit and a feminine crochet design. Luckily, it won't break the bank either. ($23; target.com)

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Talk About Tassels

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Yes, tassels are making their way onto everything this year—even swimwear. Opt for this festive, yet ulta-comfy scoop neck top to bring a bit more color and fun to your normally sporty collection. ($31; asos.com)

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The Cold Shoulder

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This bikini top combines the off-the-shoulder trend with a strappy back for a super of-the-moment look. Wear it to the beach or rock it with shorts or a skirt as a crop top. ($75; lulus.com)

(Psst: Check out these crop top-sports bra hybrids we love.) 

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White Hot

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You really can't go wrong with classic white, and this swimsuit is no exception. The combination of lace overlay and racerback shape give this top a girly-meets-sporty vibe. ($94; swimspot.com)

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Fifty Shades of Sand & Sun

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Lingerie isn't just reserved for the bedroom anymore with the latest crop of swimsuits. This super-sexy one-piece with lacey details screams confidence for miles. ($118; nordstrom.com)

(Check out these workout clothes that prove all black doesn't have to be basic.)

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Crop It Like It's Hot

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Good news: The palm frond trend is here to stay! This printed bikini top also features a racerback design that ensures a comfortable and secure fit, so you can feel confident no matter what activity you're doing on the sand or in the water. ($46; nordstrom.com)

(Related: Sweat-Proof Swimwear You Can Rock During *All* Your Summer Workouts)

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Play Up the Prints

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Embrace your inner bohemian style with this Moroccan-inspired bikini. With a sexy lace-up front and tassel details, this swimsuit is so much more interesting than your basic, solid go-to. ($28; asos.com)

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Golden Chocolate Tofu Brownies

These brownies include chocolate chips and walnuts, plus chopped peppermint candies on top. Sold! (Want a brownie without all the work? Try this vegan no-bake version.)

Get the recipe: Golden Chocolate Tofu Brownies

Photo: Pickled Plum

Vegan Cannoli Bites

One of life's simple pleasures is ending an Italian dinner with cannoli. This recipe makes recreating that experience at home easy and healthy. The cannoli are baked, not fried, in homemade shells and filled with cashews, tofu, vanilla extract, and powdered sugar.

Get the recipe: Vegan Cannoli Bites

Photo: Oh My Veggies

Chocolate Peppermint Tofu Ice Cream

Tofu in ice cream? Sounds a little crazy, but the custard-like texture is a great dairy substitute for the frozen dessert. Unsweetened cocoa powder and peppermint extract are combined with the tofu, coconut oil, and sweetener for the rich flavor.

Get the recipe: Chocolate Peppermint Tofu Ice Cream

Photo: Queen of My Kitchen