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Old 04-19-2011, 02:02 PM   #1
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Default Can I pull off a bikini?

I went back and forth with myself about doing this but I really need some opinions (don't want to embarrass myself). Do you all think I can wear a bikini to the beach/pool and not look too horrible in it and get looks of disgust?

I have some photos below from the other day. I'm wearing a cheap bikini I picked up last summer from Wal-mart. It's too big now so the bottoms are quite saggy in the back LOL. Please excuse the crap in the background. I was in the process of cleaning up and something prompted me to try on the bikini.
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:04 PM   #2
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If you want to wear a bikini - you definitely should. You have a gorgeous figure and can definitely pull it off.

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Old 04-19-2011, 02:05 PM   #3
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I agree. You definitely should! You look great

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Old 04-19-2011, 02:10 PM   #4
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Can you ever! Go for it!

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Old 04-19-2011, 02:11 PM   #5
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absolutely! You look fantastic.
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:14 PM   #6
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Absolutely you can pull of a bikini! Your hard work definitely shows and you look fantastic!

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Old 04-19-2011, 02:14 PM   #7
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You look incredible, definitely wear it!
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:15 PM   #8
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:17 PM   #9
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You look fantastic. Rock it.
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:20 PM   #10
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You look incredible! Go for it

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Old 04-19-2011, 02:22 PM   #11
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WOW - yes! You look astoundingly good.

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Old 04-19-2011, 02:23 PM   #12
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I'd kill for your figure! Go for it!

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Old 04-19-2011, 02:26 PM   #13
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Yes! Wear a bikini! You have a gorgeous figure! What are you waiting for??
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:29 PM   #14
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Thanks everyone! One minute I tell myself I look ok in the bikini, then the next i feel like I'm lying to myself LOL. It's kind of weird because last year I was 20 pounds heavier and wore this same bikini proudly.
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:39 PM   #15
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Um heck yeah you should rock the bikini!
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