2019 Archive

DC Swim Week 2019 Tickets Now On Sale

Top swimsuit designers show off new creations at DC Swim Week 2019 The fifth annual swim show, held at the Italian Embassy in Washington, DC, highlights the latest global trends in swimwear fashion. Forty fashion designers in Swim, Beach and Resort will be in attendance from 18 countries.  Elite designers including Jessica Simpson Style, Dolce Vita,  Banana Moon, Relleciga and Red Carter 

Ama Bikinis

Ama Bikinis was established in 2015 in Miami Beach!  Designer Amie Manke is a beach volleyball player and South Florida native who was inspired to create unique and functional bikinis for an active lifestyle, but something that every day bikini lovers could afford. After months of research Amie met her manufacturer at Miami Swimweek in


Joues de Sable Swim

Joues de Sable Swim, also known as JDS Swim, is the beautiful creation of Dominique Celine, a Southern California native and bikini enthusiast. Joues de Sable (pronounced Zh-oe de Sab-leh) means “Sandy Cheeks” in French. JDS Swim came to life from Dominique’s undying quest to find her idea of the perfect swimwear line, which was


Regalia Swim

Inspired by the heartbeat of Kloof Street, Cape Town, Regalia Swim promotes the confidence of Africa with traditional influence, natural elements, and love of people in modern style. Regalia Swim believes every woman should enjoy the plush benefits of quality and exclusivity that celebrates not only the woman she desires to become, but the woman


Strange Bikinis

Ali Conway started Strange Bikinis because she was tired of the struggle. Living in Los Angeles, California, it was impossible to avoid the dichotomoy of swimwear: sick designs or high quality? And at what price? That’s when she realized that we shouldn’t have to choose. Why not have it all? She began small, creating custom


Cicily Swim Line

Cicily swim line is for the conservative woman with a keen sense of self. When Khadija Cicily Glasgow was inspired to create Cicily Swim Line, she was at a point where she wanted to remind modest/conservative women that there are swimwear designers that think about them. Cicily Swim Line is a conservative swimwear brand, which


Bon Voyage Swim

Bon Voyage Swim is a swimwear and resortwear brand inspired by travel and made for the modern day Bon Vivant. All swimwear pieces are ethically made in the USA. Each collection is inspired by travel and transport you to a specific location!  Check out Bon Voyage Swim’s website and follow them on Facebook and Instagram.


KhaDiva Customs

From a thought of creativity, in January 2019 a dream turned into a reality. Hence, the birth of Khadiva Customs. Khadiva Customs is all about the empowerment of women through their sense of fashion. Designer Khadijah Boles is a Biomedical Engineer by trade, but has a love for art and a passion for the latest



Klatso, the brand that creates wearable art. Klatso is a sustainable brand that works with Colombian artisans to sell 100% handcrafted headpieces made from natural fiber. It seeks to empower women and preserve Colombia’s culture with the Iraca palm. Follow Klatso on Facebook and Instagram.


Designz by Raga

Boss Babe Gayatri Raghavan launched Designz by Raga in 2018 with the mission of providing women with luxury, one-of-a-kind pieces at an affordable price. Raghavan lived in India for more than 30 years where she had access to the most beautiful and finely crafted fabrics and beading in the world. Fashion became her third language


Lady Mariama Design

“My style is a fusion of all the cultures I have been immersed in” states Mariama Onitiri. “I believe you can mix elements of different cultures to create a silhouette. It works! There is no limit to fashion!” Mariama Onitiri is a Senegalese/Guinean/ French luxury wear designer who has lived in France, England, America, Mozambique and Singapore

Summer Preview Show 2019

Sponsored by We invite you to the Summer 2019 preview fashion show as we kick off the festivities for DC Swim Week 2019. The show will take place at the Kimpton Donovan Hotel poolside featuring local and International designers. Take a sneak peek at what is about unveil at the 5th annual DC Swim week

Miami Swim week 2019 – Swim Lounge

Swim lounge encompasses a pop-up shop and a lounge for 20 plus established and emerging designer brands in swim, resort, beauty, and accessories meet in a collaborative environment. Swim lounge attracts industry and consumer audiences, and all style makers in between creating a refreshing place to shop and network. It is the ultimate celebration of creativity merged with music,