The 12th edition of VOGUE ABEST, a special publication by VOGUE in collaboration with the Brazilian Association of Fashion Designers, brings an underwater editorial with some of the top designer swimwear labels from Brazil.
Model Emanuela de Paula personifies the image of beach chic for the pages of MODA Joyce Pascowitch magazine. The January 2012 issue of the Brazilian publication brings Emanuela in to-die-for luxury designer swimwear in the editorial "Full of Grace".
GQ launches in Brazil next month - with a Brazilian bombshell (and here are our matching Brazilian bikinis!)
Spring Break is here and we mix top trends in fashion swimwear for highly desirable and stylish looks - check these out!
The swimwear we carry and that were featured in the 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition are as diverse as they come!
The campaign for the recently released Vix Swimwear 2010 High Summer Collection brings Holland-born beauty Celine Brink back to the tropics (as you may recall, she also starred in last year's campaign for Agua Doce). Designer Paula Hermanny build upon successful elements of her Vix Cruise Collection, such as ruffles, bia tube accessories/design and snake print and introduced a "sunnier" palette, with bright yellow, cool white, chic aqua turquoise and a smashing sunset coral mix. Aren't these the perfect colors for summer?
Now that we had time to sift through the hundreds of pictures from the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2010 edition, we've selected our favorite bikinis/shots that didn't make it into the hard copy issue. A number of designers had multiple swimsuits and our favorite picks are based on the designers' ability to wow us in two areas: interesting or original print, and beautiful cut. Drum rolls, please!
The 2010 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition hit the stands today bringing model Brooklyn Decker on the cover along with 30 other beauties in the issue. The SI Swim edition is a big deal in the swimwear world, where an appearance is a stamp of approval of what's hot and "in". This edition was shot in 6 different countries, in exotic location such as the Maldives, the Chilean's Atacama Desert and India. A total of 190 photos grace the pages of this issue - with plenty more on SI's website. Here are our picks for favorite suits from the hard copy issue:
For The Splash's last post of the year, we are bringing our fashionable readers a review of what made the designer swimwear industry tick in 2009 - the brands, the trends and the technological breakthroughs that stood out this year - so read on and start 2010 being hip to the latest swimwear tendencies!
We're kicking off a new series appropriately named "Designer Profile", where we take a more in-depth look at our favorite brands, the designers behind these labels and of course, why we love them! Starting off the series is world-renowned ViX Swimwear. The first part of the segment explores the brand and designer - next Monday, we'll continue with part two (Celebrities Sightings and Things We Love About the brand). Read on or click here to shop Vix Swimwear:
For her Vix Swimwear 2010 Cruise Collection, designer Paula Hermanny drew inspiration from lavish tropical getaways and a bohemian-chic spirit. Paula masterfully combined exotic animal prints and beautiful geometric patterns with luxurious tortoiseshell and gold accents for a look of effortless sophistication. Be in St-Tropez or South Beach, these swimsuits are sure to exude a boho-chic attitude with style!
More and more we see high fashion swimwear designers contributing to charitable institutions - a move we definitely applaud! From donating a portion of sales from a specific suit to creating an entire line for charity purposes, these are some of the designers and their chosen institutions. So, next time you spend a little more on designer swimsuits, know that it is also for a good cause! And what other excuse does a girl need to being chic with a conscience?