Longitude Formosa Piped Side Shirred Surplice
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Longitude Formosa Piped Side Shirred Surplice
Longitude 4.52
Longitude Formosa Piped Side Shirred Surplice

STYLE # 3050
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  • Surplice, crossover neckline
  • Shelf bra with soft, wire-free molded cups
  • Signature power mesh tummy-control lining instantly slims
  • Side seam measures 14" from Underarm to Hem
  • Sizes 8-16 fit up to a C/D cup; sizes 18-34 fit up to a D/DD cup
  • One-piece swimsuit fits true to size
  • Swimsuit fits true to size and perfect for women with long torsos
  • 82% Nylon / 18% Spandex
  • Hand wash.
  • Flat dry.
  • After every use, the garment must be hand washed. Harmful elements such as suntan lotions, salt, chlorine, and body perspiration can cause discoloration and spandex breakdown. Since laundry detergents are too harsh on the spandex and the color, use mild hand soap made without added moisturizers. Do not wring the swimsuit to remove excess water. Lay it flat on a towel and roll the towel up and squeeze gently. Remove it from the towel and lay it flat to dry. Do not hang it to dry as that will stretch out the fibers in the fabric. Avoid using washers and dryers as damage can occur due to agitation and excessive heat. It is also important to let your suit "rest" between uses. This allows the spandex to bounce back (called recovery) to its original size and maintain its fit longer. If you wear a suit without letting it recover, it will lose its shape and fit more quickly. It's recommended to let the suit rest for 24-36 hours between uses. Always remove excess moisture with a towel and lay flat to dry indoors or in the shade. Also note, direct sunlight will fade your suit. It is always a great idea to have more than one suit.

Women with longer torsos often find it difficult to find a proper fit and style that flatters the figure while staying comfortable and classy. The Longitude® brand was made to fit that need, and evolved out of the well renowned Robby Len® swimsuit brand. Longitude® swimsuits use basic bodies such as one piece suits and skirted tankinis. The fresh, new designs have an air of sophistication, developed by using sleek, sharp, and classy solids & color blocks as well as big, colorful florals and tropical prints. Any woman with a longer torso will appreciate the fine attention to detail and contemporary styles of this brand.

Formosa Surplice Swimsuit is rated 4.52 out of 5 by 25.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from At Last! I'm a lap swimmer, very tall and well-proportioned. I have had problems since age 16 finding a suit that fits. This one is everything I've ever wanted in a suit. It fits my long torso, doesn't ride up, accommodates the bust and is COMFORTABLE. I've had compliments on the design and it seems to be holding up in the Arizona sun. I've already recommended your suits to other tall friends. Shipping was much faster than expected as well. Thanks for finally getting a swimsuit to market for tall women that FITS and doesn't cost an arm and a leg!
Date published: 2014-10-28
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Pretty colors This suit is very pretty and I tend to like the V-neck suits the best. I have been buying size 20 and getting a good fit but for some reason this particular suit seems to run a bit smaller than my past purchases. I wish all swimsuits had more support in the bust as I am a large busted woman but seems impossible to find one for less than $100. This suit was on sale so price was right.
Date published: 2014-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this suit! ordered more similiar! Yes, the suits I purchased were gifts to myself on the way to a healthier 'ME'. I've had many life barriers that took some time to break down and my mental and physical being is somewhat bruised. . I joined an Aquatics Club and ordered a total of 6 swimsuits at great prices! I loved the first one, and am antiscipating my delight of 2 more soon to arrive. . And I love your attitude with fav curve being my smile:) And I truly,sincerely love the fit of Longitude style. Thank you, Thank you!
Date published: 2014-03-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love that Longitude! This is my third Longitude suit...very flattering one piece. I especially like the length in the torso and the dip in the back. I am 65+ years old, so a swimsuit must be comfortable. Because I swim in salt water, as well as chlorine, I am hard on suits. These suits wear well, but over time the material thins in the butt region. Then, it's time for a new one (usually one a year).
Date published: 2014-03-29
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Legs cut to narrow, straps bite into underarm I love everything about this suit except the fit. Ordered my size and found that the leg and armholes openings are smaller than on other suits causing the suit to be very uncomfortable in these areas. Ordered the next larger size which did help with the above issue but the suit was just too large overall and thus returned it. Very disappointed as this was one of top choices.
Date published: 2015-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A really good buy I'm a 60-something in, shall we say, not the greatest of shape, and I am extremely happy with the way this suit fits and looks. It has good support in all the important areas. I followed the fitting information on the website and it worked. The suit is of very good quality and offered for a reasonable price.
Date published: 2014-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My favorite swimsuit! I first found this stylish suit several years back and loved it. I was worried I wouldn't be able to find it again when my suit wore out and was thrilled to find it here and bought 2 more, stashing one suit for later on. I use it for snorkeling and pool time and get many compliments on it.
Date published: 2014-03-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect for my long torso Always a struggle to find a 'long' enough one-piece for my body, but this Longitude really fit well...and LOVED the price! The design and style is very flattering for my curves; first 'non-skirted' tankini or one piece I will really feel comfortable in because of the flattering look.
Date published: 2014-01-29
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great for my figure
michelle g on Nov 22, 2015
this one looked the best but didn't fit
p d on Oct 26, 2015
great for my figure
michelle g on Nov 22, 2015
I liked the print.
C K on Nov 1, 2015
this one looked the best but didn't fit
p d on Oct 26, 2015
The style is attractive and I appreciate the extra length in the Longitude swimsuits.
J O on Oct 22, 2015
style and length
Bonnie L on Oct 7, 2015
prefer surplice neckline for additional vertical stretch
M C on Sep 30, 2015
Style is good fit for my body type - apple
Linda C on Sep 20, 2015
Shannon C on Sep 16, 2015
Absolutely stunning
Denise T on Sep 13, 2015
Style & have long torso
Marsha L on Sep 12, 2015
brite colors
Carol C on Sep 10, 2015
I like this style and the fit.
T B on Sep 7, 2015
Low v neckline, long torso
Elizabeth B on Sep 4, 2015
my last try with a one piece - the eye is drawn to the lines rather than what's between them
Debora T on Aug 16, 2015
Color v neck
Susan M on Aug 6, 2015
going to Hawaii and need some suits
Sue S on Aug 4, 2015
I Find around the Neck Styles Pull and are uncomfortable.
anna l on Jul 31, 2015
Same suit as I have today, but mine is now faded with pool chloride
Patricia W on Jul 30, 2015
Liked the color and style. Hope it fits!
Terese B on Jul 25, 2015
Price and style
Liz H on Jul 22, 2015
Length, style, color
Carolyn H on Jul 20, 2015
Colours are eye catching
Patricia B on Jul 17, 2015
Believe it or not I am short but I can go one size down and it fits perfect in the rear without riding up. The local stores are no longer carrying this style so I am hoping I can begin just ordering from here for this style.
Vickie C on Jul 14, 2015
I liked the cut/style, color and price.
Mary T M on Jul 14, 2015
Looks pretty and a good shape for me
Pat G on Jul 4, 2015
i had one like it before and it looks great on
M V on Jul 1, 2015
Liked the pattern and surplice design
Nancy K on Jun 30, 2015
I like the way longitude swimsuits fit.
Jennifer m on Jun 30, 2015
Robby Len by Longitude is the only swimsuit I've found that fits my long torso. I selected this suit because of the beautiful colors!
Cathryn S on Jun 26, 2015
long torso
Sandra H on Jun 25, 2015
Previous experience with this brand
S U on Jun 25, 2015
Flattering style, pretty colors
S U on Jun 23, 2015
The colors
Kim G on Jun 20, 2015
liked the color and shape. Wish it was underwire though
Debbie W on Jun 20, 2015
Pamela H on Jun 18, 2015
Very pretty suit and style.
Barbara L on Jun 17, 2015
Looks tropical and looks like will fit well and be slimming. We will see.
Susan F on Jun 15, 2015
Very pretty floral and a good style for my shape
Jackie C on Jun 15, 2015
Because of Style, Cost and Availability.
Mary Foyle A on Jun 14, 2015
Looks slimming and cut is not high
Marla S on Jun 12, 2015
Cheryl G on Jun 11, 2015
like the style
Susan L on Jun 11, 2015
looks great great price
francine m on Jun 8, 2015
I love the way Longitude brand swimsuits fit. I've gotten to the point that it's the only brand I buy. Especially like the surplice style. very slenderizing and love the colors in the print.
Judy P on May 31, 2015
Long torso, accentuates the waist and love the colors
Phyllis T on May 30, 2015
Love the design and colors. Love the way the longitude swimwear fits. It is very comfortable to wear and attractive to look at, flattering my fuller figure. The price was right.
Judy C on May 29, 2015
Very figure flattering....love this suit.
Trezeline W on May 29, 2015
Longitude fits me the best out of all the bathing suits I have ever worn
Sandra M on May 28, 2015
I liked the floral design and the colors. I thought the style would look good on my plus size body. I like the wide variety of choices on your site also.
Catherine B on May 27, 2015
Fits well &very flattering.
Pat F on May 24, 2015
I liked the print.
C K on Nov 1, 2015
The style is attractive and I appreciate the extra length in the Longitude swimsuits.
J O on Oct 22, 2015
are they true in size. I am between 22 and 24?
A shopper on Apr 9, 2014
BEST ANSWER: This item does run true to size.
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