The unexpected pool party accessory of the moment is not a chic pair of sunnies, a straw wide brim hat, or a diaphanous sarong. If our Instagram feed over theFourth of July weekend showed us anything, it’s that the latest summer trend is all about inflatable float fever—with style to match.
Taylor Swift had a fleet of floats at the ready for her Independence Day party, where friends including Gigi Hadid, Joe Jonas, Kendall Jenner, and Swift’s boyfriend Calvin Harris were seen mounting oversize versions from luxury pool float company Funboy. Meanwhile, Diane Kruger illustrated the sartorial benefits atop her inflatable pink flamingo without so much as getting wet. Extra points for coordinating your swimwear to your swan—below, the ten best swimsuit and float pairings to adorn your own selfies this summer.