Swimwear Around the World

From Paris—La Ville de L’amour—to Sugar Beach in Saint Lucia to the Maldives. Sleek lines, stunning prints and rich solids all come together with design ingenuity, proving that while fit is key, the beauty is crafted by the details.
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Beach Kids R Cool Kids

By Suzanne Bernhardt

For Season 2020, children’s beachwear fashions are sun-smart and street-smart. Play-all-day styling is colorful, trendy and cool, satisfying the wants and needs of parents and children alike.
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THE TRENDS: A Head’s up on what’s important for the New Season

By N. Jayne Seward

What’s on the “must-buy” list for Cruise 2020? Look for trends to include crochet, crop tops, bandeau tops, high-waist bottoms, high-cut legs, long sleeves, straps, knots, cut-outs, tassels and athletic influences. Prints run the gamut from animal to tie-dye to graphics and florals, while colorations range from pastels to neons to earthy shades to brights and metallics. All in all, buyers are sure to find a lot of eye-catching swimwear this season.
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Romantic Reflection

Season 2019 is swimwear with attitude – and lots of it. Glamour, sophistication and intrigue merge with innovations in silhouettes and fabrications. More now than ever, from the simplest to the most elaborate – detail means everything.  There is no such thing as basic anymore. Fit, durability and control are all essential elements but it’s the details that turn heads. Highlighted here are some of the most exquisite swimwear styles of the season which all serve to bring mystique and beauty beachside.
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Industry Suppliers Discuss Trends for Season 2020

Sustainability, hybridization and performance are just a few of the overarching trends shaping swimwear for Season 2020. Creating beachwear that meets the demands of today’s consumers is more challenging than ever, and that means suppliers have to be innovative. We checked in with some of the swim industry’s top suppliers to find out what fabrics, textures, colors and prints are trending and leading the way for the upcoming season.
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Splash: A Wave of News and Information

In October, companies from around the world participated in Interfiliére New York—the global sourcing event for swimwear, lingerie, athleisure and performance fabrics for the U.S. market. The event played host to exhibitors of fabrics, lace, embroideries and components, and included seminars on manufacturing solutions, trends for Season 2020, product design and other hot industry topics.
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Accessories & Cover-Ups:

As customers demand fashion with function, beachwear takes on multiple roles. Not just for covering up, these versatile fashions take her from the beach to the dockside café and everywhere in between. Essential accessories add interest and fun with a purpose!
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