How Did I Get Here? – L*Space’s Monica Wise

July 9th, 2009 | By | 1,350 Comments

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Since launching our hugely popular Featured Stylist program, we’ve been fortunate to meet countless talented and ambitious individuals. Designers, artists, stylists, photographers, journalists, models-each with a different story, but all sharing a common goal: To make a defying mark in fashion. But as lofty as their aspirations are, more daunting is finding the right path to get them there.
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For world renowned designer Monica Wise, creator and owner of L*Space Swimwear, her tale is far from your text book example. In fact, some would say her journey began out in left field. But like so many other great self-made success stories, Monica’s underlying theme is that great expectations will always produce triumphant endings.

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Deep Thoughts From: Stylist Michelle Mitchell

July 7th, 2009 | By | 1,947 Comments

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Deep Thoughts, Swell’s new interview series, takes a look from the shallow-end at Swell’s stylist Michelle Mitchell.

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Twirlit Gets Styled for Summer With Swell!

June 30th, 2009 | By | 454 Comments

Swell was lucky enough to team up with the popular fashion/news/beauty/health/entertainment…blog, Twirlit, for a clip on Summer Fashion Tips. Our buyer hand-picked some of this season’s top looks and showed how you can mix and match each item to update your look and get more from each piece. 

Some of the featured picks:Â
Billabong Silvana Dress
Billabong Camille SkirtÂ
Quiksilver Loot Horse Tank
Quiksilver Zephyr Cord Short

Click here for the full list of styles featured in the segment 

If you haven’t heard of Twirlit yet, it’s time to get in the loop! It’s a great way to get in touch with the latest fashion, gossip and entertainment. 

Thanks Kathrien Ahn and the crew from Twirlit for creating a great style video!

Deep Thoughts From: Team Rider Ryah Arthur

June 29th, 2009 | By | 1,935 Comments

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Deep Thoughts, Swell’s new interview series, takes a look from the shallow-end at Billabong and Swell’s team rider, Ryah Arthur.

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Come back next Monday for more Deep Thoughts from the shallow end.