Welcome to The Swim Journal
Digital September/October 2017 Issue
IN THIS ISSUE:
Provocative swimwear advances to a new level for Season 2018. The emphasis is on the female form. Swimwear wraps, ties, twists and conforms while mesh insets cunningly reveal — all in an attempt to enhance flirtatious excitement and celebrate femininity. Turn the pages to see bronzed beauties showing off some of the hottest styles setting the pristine beaches on fire.
So Much to See and Do, So Little Time
By Lori Riviere
Miami Swim Week—which took place July 20-26—is starting to settle into its new groove minus the presence of runway giant IMG. Events adhered to more predictable schedules and locations. Miami’s unique blend of both trade shows and runway shows mixed with the vibrant nightlife scene made it a very busy week for industry insiders, complete with manufacturers presenting more than 300 lines of swimwear, resort wear, beachwear, active wear and accessory brands.
By Suzanne Bernhardt
The Swim Journal was delighted to recently interview Melissa Odabash, designer of the famed luxury lifestyle brand of swimwear and resortwear that bears her name. Not many swimwear designers have achieved her level of status and
Cover-ups and accessories complete the look and facilitate in taking swimwear beyond the beach. Whether the look is feminine, classic, Bohemian or somewhere in between, the emphasis is on bright colors accentuating details and comfort.