Many of us know that one of the biggest expenses of swimming as an exercise is SUITS. And they don't last very long.
Last year I bought a full-price Junonia. $90 - but I started swimming at just the wrong time in the sales cycle, and no one had anything in stock. The suit is attractive, modest, comfortable, and I got compliments on it. And it lasted, with washing with chlorine-removing shampoo (I found a suit washer product recently).
Since I've lost over 45 lbs, it really was time for a new suit (sound in background is budget sobbing). I went to Junonia's web site, and tried looking at everything in my new size.
Well, ladies, I found a print suit for $29.95, and
Wait for it... wait for it ...
1 size smaller for $14.95, it's not my first choice for color (navy or black, natch) - but light purple will do.