The Bikini Shop
741 15th Street
Washington DC 20005
The Bikini Shop offers a variety of bathing suits and, despite the store’s name, they aren’t all bikinis. You can view the catalog online, but to buy a bathing suit, you’ll have call or visit the store. They also sell swim caps and goggles. They offer custom alterations.
Everything But Water
825 Dulaney Valley Road
Towson, MD 21204
Everything But Water offers many different styles of bathing suits. Their website has options that will make you look taller or thinner; they also have bathing suits for women who have had mastectomies. Everything But Water has multiple locations; check the website for the one nearest you.
7777 Eastpoint Mall
Baltimore, MD 21224
JC Penney offers an exclusive Liz Claiborne swimsuit line. Some will make your hips, thighs and stomach look smaller; others are designed to make your breasts look bigger. Either way, no matter what it is that you don’t like about yourself, you will find a bathing suit that will make it disappear.
Multiple locations, check their website
If you’re a full-figured woman, shopping for a bathing suit may not be fun. Lane Bryant has suits that will make you look your best. Lane Bryant has locations all over Maryland; check the website for the one nearest you.
10751 Falls Road
Lutherville, MD 21093
Necessary Secrets has a variety of bathing suit styles. Their website has a good selection, but there are more in the stores. No matter what you’re looking for, chances are you’ll find it here. You can’t order online from their website.