Many swimwear manufacturers are creating stylish collections of resortwear and cruisewear that appeal to the well-heeled woman. In many cases, these offer better support and coverage than those for a younger market, yet are still cutting-edge in the fashion stakes. Look at the catwalk collections for ideas from couture.
If you want to draw attention away from big hips, choose a strapless swimsuit. The eye will be drawn to the strong horizontal line that covers the bosoms and upwards towards the shoulders and face.