Welcome to The Swim Journal
Digital January/February 2017 Issue
IN THIS ISSUE:
Viva La Vie Boheme!
ANTIGEL’s vibrant floral print bikini features tie detail and matching pareo. Push-up bra accommodates to size G-cup. The “La Samarkand” collection is available in three color-ways: white (as shown), blue and coral. Taking in the vibe from the flower children of the hippie movement, swimwear and resortwear fashions for Season 2017 incorporate braiding, embroidery, crochet, tie-dye and strappy details in …
Struttin’ Their Stuff
By N. Jayne Seward
Men’s swimwear is hitting the beach and the street for Season 2017 in hot style. Shorter lengths, vibrant prints and high-tech details are the look of the season. Swimwear is both modern and versatile, in trendy tailored silhouettes that appeal to today’s active and high-tech lifestyles.
“Mini-Me” Family Fun
By N. Jayne Seward
SNAPPER ROCK, known for its fashionable sun-protective swimwear, has extended its lifestyle brand for 2017 to include a baby collection, girls’ sizes up to 16, as well as women’s and men’s collections. “We have found a huge increase in the trend of ‘Dad and me,’” says Julie Rich, vice president of sales and US operations.
Accessories & Cover-ups
Lovely in lace. A voluminous resort dress by PHO FIRENZE is made in Italy of 100% fine cotton and luxurious Sangallo lace. Shown with coordinating straw hat and cotton straw bag. The ambiance of the Greek Isles—the perfect place to showcase beautiful resortwear and accessory fashions, whether they’re accented with feminine lace and cut-outs or displaying brilliant shades. Accessories artfully …
Surf’s Up! See What’s Changing the Tide Sharon Wei Designs Stemming from the world of fine jewelry, Sharon Wei is introducing her exquisite fashion jewelry to the swimwear, beachwear and resortwear industries this season. Having traveled the world, Wei developed her collection with an eye for beauty, color and fashion while capitalizing on her gemological expertise. Vibrant colors and …