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Monokini??

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I shared a few weeks ago about how excited I was to be going on a cruise with my honey and another couple who are good friends of ours.

We are going to the Virgin Islands. Beautiful whites and beaches, crystal clear water, endless opportunities to swim. And a need for several swim suits so I don't have to wear a wet one again the next day. Unfortunately, after three abnormally large babies I am long past the days of wearing a string bikini, or any bikinis. In fact the only two piece swimwear I would consider sporting in public is the tankini - you know the kind that comes all the way down to cover the entire expanse of my stretch marks, er, I mean stomach.

In my search of attractive, flattering women's swimwear, I stopped over at the Express website.

I found lots of swimsuits that wouldn't cover enough of my body to keep me from being arrested for indecent exposure. However, I also found a couple of suits that intrigued me. They are called monokinis. Mono - for one, Kini - for little. At least that's my definition.

Here's what they look like:
They do cover the center of the stomach though so that might help with the stretch mark concerns. Hmm . . .

The good news for those of you looking for a suit is that Express has all of its suits on sale for 20% off right now. And if you sign up for the Express e-mail you will be entered to win one of ten $200 Express gift cards as well. (You can see all of the sweepstakes rules here.)

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