Cover up while you mother up this summer
Summer is coming. And for moms with kiddos on school break, that means one thing: swimming. But as much as we love splashing with our little ones, the struggle is real. Between chasing after the kids and jumping in with them, finding the right swimsuit cover-up can lead us straight down the street to Old Oversized T-Shirt Lane. We’ve all been there—trying to wrangle our little ones while simultaneously trying to look okay and, y’know, not fall out of any part of our swimsuit at the pool. These mom-approved Amazon swimsuit cover-ups are gonna be a game-changer.
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Swimsuit cover-ups the ultimate mom hack to make us feel more comfortable and confident while still enjoying the sun and water. And let’s be honest, they’re often much cuter than our actual swimsuits (unless you follow our swimsuit guide, in which case, they’ll be equally as cute). Regardless, something to throw on during swim days are a must. So, in honor of all the swim-loving moms and their splashy babes out there, we’ve put together a list of the best mom swimsuit cover-ups from our favorite partner in parenting: Amazon. Snag one or three—we’re going to be ready for anything this summer. We’re moms, afterall. We have to be.
Collared V-Neck Cover-Up Shirt
If you're into cover-ups that don't have to look like cover-ups, this pullover collared v-neck shirt is perfect! Available in multiple colors. Collared V-Neck Cover-Up Shirt—Buy Here!
Chiffon Tassel Swimsuit Cover-Up
Who doesn't love tassels? This poncho style is also super comfy. Chiffon Tassel Swimsuit Cover-Up ($20.99)—Buy Here!
Button Down Long Cover-Up with Side Slit
For those of us who prefer some extra coverage, this long shirt dress style delivers. It also goes from beach to brunch in a snap. Button Down Long Cover-Up with Side Slit ($36.99)—Buy Here!
Prefer patterns? We've got you! This kimono style comes in lots of patterns, so you'll be able to match your suit, too. Patterned Kimono ($65.10)—Buy Here!
Crochet Detail Cover-Up
Wait until you get see the back of this beauty! You'll probably want more than one—we sure do. Crochet Detail Cover-Up ($24.99)—Buy Here!
Long Tie-Dye Kimono
This one works as a cover-up or as a light layering piece over a tank top. Lots of patterns available, too. Long Tie-Dye Kimono ($29.99)—Buy Here!
Spaghetti Strap Wrap Cover-Up
Yes, the user reviews suggest there's a bit of a learning curve for throwing it on, but it's a super popular cover-up that really is really comfy once you get the hang of it! Spaghetti Strap Wrap Cover-Up ($30.99)—Buy Here!
Loritta Crochet Front Cover-Up
This flowy cover-up is almost too pretty to wear to the pool. Almost. Loritta Crochet Front Cover-Up ($17.99)—Buy Here!
Tube Dress Cover-Up
You can't go wrong with a classic summer tube dress, whether you're wearing it as a cover-up or with sandals and a sun hat! Tube Dress Cover-Up ($20.95)—Buy Here!
Talk about staying cool! This breezy cover-up is light enough for hot summer days. Crochet V-Neck ($23.99)—Buy Here!
Tie Waist Kimono
The waist cinch on this kimono is so flattering (and prevents the wind from giving you a Batman vibe). Tie Waist Kimono ($28.99)—Buy Here!
Short Tank Dress
Nothing says "summer" quite like this classic tank dress! It comes in lots of colors and patterns. Short Tank Dress ($18.89+)—Buy Here!
How pretty is this color combo? If that's not your thing, though, they offer several other options! Mid-Length Kimono ($25.96)—Buy Here!
Deep Vee Mini Dress
The stretchy fabrication of this mini dress makes it oh-so-comfy! Deep Vee Mini Dress ($21.23)—Buy Here!
Off-the-Shoulder Slit Tee
We're not totally anti-tee as long as it's a super cute one like this! Off-the-Shoulder Slit Tee ($23.99)—Buy Here!
More of a fitted silhouette fan? This one is for you! Lace-Up Cover-Up ($29.99)—Buy Here!
Bat Wing Button-Down Oversized Cover-Up
This loose and flowy button-down is a boyfriend style that comes in a lot of different prints. Bat Wing Button-Down Oversized Cover-Up ($27.99)—Buy Here!
Cover-Up Dress with Pockets
Honestly, this one had us at "pockets". Cover-Up Dress with Pockets ($23.99+)—Buy Here!
Tie Back Spaghetti Strap Dress
This gauzy little number comes in a bunch of different colors and has a sweet ruffle hem! Tie Back Spaghetti Strap Dress ($19.99)—Buy Here!
Short Sleeve Midi Dress Cover-Up
Major Greek goddess vibes? Right this way. Short Sleeve Midi Dress Cover-Up ($23.99)—Buy Here!
Off-the-Shoulder Floral Cover-Up
With an off-the-shoulder silhouette and pockets, this is maybe the perfect cover-up. Off-the-Shoulder Floral Cover-Up ($72.31+)—Buy Here!
Sheer Wide-Leg Cover-Up Pants
Available in several colors, these cover-up pants are perfect for combining with one of the tops or with a tee, too. Sheer Wide-Leg Cover-Up Pants ($18.99)—Buy Here!
Golden Girls chic? Absolutely nailed it. This boho-meets-beach town piece comes in a bunch of colors and it's so pretty. Kaftan Cover-Up ($29.99)—Buy Here!
Spaghetti Strap Romper
Prefer a one-and-done option that's not a dress? We've got you covered. Spaghetti Strap Romper ($29.99)—Buy Here!
The '90s are back and this babydoll dress cover-up proves it. Babydoll Dress ($22.99)—Buy Here!
Crochet Knit Romper
The buttons are a handy feature on this darling romper. Crochet Knit Romper ($26.98+)—Buy Here!
Sheer Ruffle Sleeve Cover-Up
We're loving the combination of the higher neckline and sheer fabric. Sheer Ruffle Sleeve Cover-Up ($45.99)—Buy Here!
Plunging Neck Lace Cover-Up
Not quite ready to cover it all up out of the water (you look great in that swimsuit, by the way)? Reach for this pretty cover-up. Plunging Neck Lace Cover-Up ($29.99)—Buy Here!
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