Posts Tagged ‘swimwear’

January 22nd, 2014 | By | 50 Comments

Meet Your Maker | L*Space Founder Monica Wise

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Here at SWELL, we love bikinis. I mean, we LOVE bikinis. So naturally, we adore the woman behind one of the top bikini brands out there, L*Space. With six (6!) “Best Swim Brand of the Year” awards and iconic swim styles to spare, founder Monica Wise is the ultimate role model for aspiring designers and beach beach babes from coast to coast. We had a chance to stop by L*Space HQ and get a sneak peek into Monica’s success and next season’s bikinis. Sadly, there was no room filled floor the ceiling with bikinis to dive into a-la Scrooge McDuck, but we did find some pretty rad stuff searching for the mythical dream-room. Read on for a photo tour of L*Space and interview with the woman, the myth, the bikini legend…

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September 2nd, 2013 | By | 812 Comments

The Lolli Swim Guide to Sweets

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In search of the ultimate sweet treats, we turned to the authority on all things sugary, Lolli Swimwear’s Vy, to dish on the very best desserts Southern California has to offer. The designer of bow bikini bottoms, one-pieces with heart cut-outs and rainbow sorbet-colored swimmies certainly knows her stuff when it comes to all things sweet. Exhibit 1: the Lolli Instagram account. It’s a daily dose of saccharine envy. Needless to say, this girl knows her sweets. Lucky for us, she also loves to share. Read on for Vy’s Guide to SoCal Sweets…. (more…)

August 30th, 2013 | By | 967 Comments

DIY: Bikini To Crop Top

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Summer might be coming to an end (insert sad emoji here), but that does’t necessarily mean that your favorite new bikini needs to go into hiding. Extend your tops into Fall with this 10 minute DIY… (more…)

July 31st, 2013 | By | 1,863 Comments

Sneak Peek: Swim 2014 Trends

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Bikinis, babes, and bedazzled?! That’s right: 90′s, Jennifer Lopez denim jacket, troll doll tummy, bedazzled swim. It’s one of our favorite (and most flashy!) trends we spotted at the Miami Swim show this past week. Curious to see what else you can expect to see on the beaches next year? Read on for the list of top swim trends for 2014…
(Pictured above: Beach Riot Designer, Nicole Hanriot)
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