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5 Things to look for when buying children’s swimwear

Buying swimming clothes for your kids can become a piece of a cakewalk with the right tips. Investing in a high-quality, perfectly-fitted, and comfortable swimsuit for your little ones means getting them ready for endless fun in the sun.

However, the aisles of the shops are filled with plenty of clothing items. But, the challenge is to find the one that would completely fit your expectations. You can simplify things for yourself by following the specific guidelines on swimwear in Dubai listed below.

Let’s get started!

Factors to look at while buying children’s swimwear

Before you jump into the market of kid’s swimwear, you should check the following features before making a buying decision.

Comfort and fit

The foremost factor to consider for making a perfect purchase in kids’ swimwear is the overall comfort and fit of the swimwear. At any cost, you cannot compromise on this; else, you are preparing your kid for ruining your outing. Imagine an uncomfortable kids’ swimming suit and the scorching heat. Isn’t this the worst possible combination, right? Whether tight or loose, swimwear suits can cause unnecessary discomfort.

So, to cut this hassle, you must have a fair idea of your kid’s size. Once you determine the fit and find it comfortable, you can then browse the collection of the best swimming clothes online.

Don’t let your wrong decision cause trouble for your child!


Next on the list is determining the right style of the swimming costume. Keep in mind that style plays a critical role in the selection criteria. You must choose the style that not only fits your budget but adheres to all style requirements perfectly.

Therefore, the best part about shopping online is that you can access a large collection of kids’ swimming suits in one go. Additionally, they help you save a tonne of money!


The next thing to lay enough emphasis on while selecting swimming clothes for your kid is their fabric cloth. You will come across a variety of swimming clothes made of different fabrics. Pick the one that causes no discomfort to your kid.

The most common type of fabrics that you will come across are:

  • Polyester: The most popular type of fabric in the market! The fabric effectively resists the corrosion caused due to chlorine and salty water to a good extent. Swimming clothes made from polyester are durable for a couple of years.
  • Nylon: Swimming clothes made from nylon offer more durability but are on the slightly costlier side compared to the clothes made from polyester
  • Polyurethane: Next popular fabric in swimming suits is Polyurethane. It gained this much popularity due to its quick-dry features. Additionally, the fabric effectively resists corrosion.
  • Blended synthetic fabric: The fabric that showcases the best features of all the above fabrics on the list. It can effectively absorb water, which means drying these clothes is a piece of cake.

Maintenance requirements

A very critical factor to keep in mind while buying swimming clothes for kids! Swimming outfits made of delicate fabric are certainly not good at tolerating the salty seawater or the chlorine in the swimming pool.

Thus, choosing fabrics that will easily corrode and require high maintenance isn’t a wise choice to make. So, focus on grabbing a swimming costume that offers durability and can be used multiple times over the summer.

Sun protection

The last but not the least factor to keep in mind while shopping for kids’ swimwear is sun protection. While this won't eliminate the need for sunscreen, having a swimsuit that protects against the sun will help your child remain calm.

There’s a vast selection of swimsuits with sun protection, including one-piece swimsuits, girls’ tankinis, and much more. So, choose wisely.

Top recommendations in swimming clothes for kids:

Speedo kid's Disney Swimsuit

For all the Elsa fans, this swimsuit is a magical pick. Not just the design, the swimsuit showcases features that make it a wise investment for your little angel. It has a racerback design that does not cause discomfort to your kid by keeping those little straps in place.


  • Soft and stretchy
  • Racerback designed for comfort
  • Freedom of movement
  • Higher chlorine resistance than standard swimwear fabrics
  • Shape retention

Speedo Disney boy swimsuit

Another incredible creation by Speedo designed for your little champ! Keeping it stylish yet comfortable, the swimsuit has high durability and offers resistance against the chemicals used in water. Quality is the key highlight of the swimsuit.


  • Higher chlorine resistance
  • Comfortable fit
  • 80% polyamide, 20% elastane
  • Shape retention

Maluni long sleeves rashguard set

Stylish and unique design, the swimsuit is designed with standard material. The swimsuit is perfect for kids aged 3 to 9. The suit is made of fabric embedded with quick-dry and chlorine-resistant features. The swimwear will keep your kid’s skin protected against rashes, sunburn and prevent irritation by the rapid impact of water or waves.


  • Stylish and unique design
  • Comfort and stable fit
  • Quick dry and chlorine resistant
  • Shape retention
  • UV protection UPF50+
  • Protection against rashes, sunburn, and irritation by the rapid impact of water or waves

Speedo Kid's Disney swimsuit

Next, we have chosen the all-in-one printed swimsuit for your little one. This suit by Speedo is an all-in-one suit that features a zip-up back making it easy to put on and take off. The soft and comfortable Endurance10 fabric is perfect for outdoor swimming and the beach.


  • 80% polyamide and 20% elastane
  • Endurance10 shape retention fabric
  • Creora highClo technology
  • Back zip makes it simple to put on and take off

Slipstop Girl's Daphne Swimsuit

Another option for your baby girl! Highly stylish and comfortable, the suit is available in a variety of colorful prints. No compromise of quality has been made with the suit.


  • Soft, quick-drying & breathable fabric for all-day comfort
  • Sun Safe UPF50+ protection for hours

We hope this crisp yet comprehensive guide will help you choose the best swimming outfit for your kid. For the best choice, scroll the galore of variety available at Adventure HQ.

Being the leading online platform of swimming essentials and accessories, we never fail to achieve the quality and quantity checkmark. Also, we focus on making your online buying journey hassle-free.

Make a wise choice with us!

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