fatkiniBody confidence is trending on Instagram and Twitter, all thanks to the #Fatkini hashtag! Por fin, a selfie trend that promotes self-acceptance. I can get down with that.

The trending hashtag has been attributed to Gabi Gregg, a plus-size style blogger and plus-size swimwear entrepreneur. In 2012, Gregg (who also goes by Gabi Fresh) encouraged women of all sizes to ditch the cover-ups in favor of body-baring bikinis.  "As always, I truly encourage you guys to get to the beach (or a pool) this summer. Don't let body shame keep you from having a good time!" Gabi writes. "I don't expect everyone to feel comfortable in a two piece, but hopefully I can inspire some of you to take the plunge. I can't tell you how freeing it is to just have fun without worrying about what other people think."

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It took a few years, but the #Fatkini finally caught on and it looks like it's here to stay. This summer alone, thousands upon thousands of women have used the hashtag to show the world that everybody has a fabulous bikini body, no matter what size bathing suit they wear. It's truly a beautiful sight to behold.

So what do you say, are you ready to bare your bikini bod online? Check out these 6 badass #Fatkini selfies for style inspiration!

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The troup fatkini 1

The troup fatkini

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It used to be that plus-size women only had one swimsuit style to choose from--the dreaded skirted one-piece. Ugh! Thank goodness times have changed. These days, plus-size women have hundreds of fashionable one- and two-piece swimsuits pick from.


The original fatkini 2

The original fatkini

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#Fatkini originator Gabi Gregg looks fresh to death in this gorgeous two-piece from her own plus-size swimwear line.


The glamourous fatkini 3

Style rule:#1: Wear whatever makes you feel comfortable and confident--even if that means rocking a pair of pumps and red lips to the beach. Do you, booboo.



The great cover-up fatkini 4

The great cover-up fatkini

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Take a page out of this chica's style book: the right cover-up should compliment your fabulous bikini bod, not hide it.


The no need for a beach fatkini 5

The no need for a beach fatkini

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This chica proves you rock your bikini bod anywhere you please.


The family-friendly fatkini 6

The family-friendly fatkini

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Body-confident parents raise body-confident children. Kudos to this mujer for setting a great example for her kiddos!