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What's Your Most Embarrassing Swimsuit Moment?

03/17/2010 at 03:21 PM ET

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Remember when your brand-new bikini top washed away with the waves? Or when that sexy white suit you’ve been waiting to wear all season turned out to be (oops!) totally see-through.?We’ve know –we’ve been there, too! Everyone has an embarrassing swimsuit moment sometime, and now we want to hear yours! What’s your worst-ever swimsuit malfunction? Did you decide to wear a bright-red bikini on the first day of summer, only to have the color bleed everywhere? Did you decide to try a swan dive into the pool, only to have your bottom come up missing? Or did you have to do on-the-spot repair after the clasp on your suit broke? Tell us your story! And if it helps take the sting out of the embarrassment, we’ll be picking a few of our faves to include in a future issue of People StyleWatch. Tell us: What’s your most embarrassing swimsuit moment? – Emmy Parsons

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Callie Roth on

I was on spring break with my friends playing in the waves, which were a little harsh that day. A huge wave hits me and washes me all the way up to the beach and when I got up I realized my top was floating in the water. And you can imagine a beach turning spring break PACKED with people. So embarrassing.

Sarah Moorefield on

In senior year of high school I went with my boyfriend’s family to the beach for a long weekend, in FL. The weather was hot & sunny but the waves were rough. I was only in the water to my waist. My boyfriend’s father was next to me, and as my back was turned a rough wave crashed down on me over the shoulders and ripped my top right off! It was washed 20 ft toward shore, so it was not like I could just grab it. He looked right at my chest for what seemed to be too long, very embarrassing. I was 17 so it creeped me out. My boyfriend saw, got my top and swam over to give it to me, and I put it back on. His mom did not see-thankfully!

 

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