12 Designers to Watch at Miami Swim Week

12 Designers to Watch at Miami Swim Week FW19

Lead Writer: Jonathan Calixto
Co-writers: Ann Claire Johnson, Staci Soslowitz, and Zoe Reiter

Swimwear is once again at the forefront of fashion, as Miami Swim Week returns from July 12th-17th. Here are 12 designers to watch this season:

Mimi the Label

MIMI the Label

Inspired by the powerful women in their lives, Katherine Newman and Haley Arias are launching their new swimwear line serendipitously named after their grandmothers, MIMI the label.

Event: Mimi the Label Breakfast
Date/Time: Friday, July 13th 2018 at 10 a.m.
Location: 1 Hotel South Beach
2341 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Unify the Ties

Unify the Ties

Designer Taylor Callinan combines her love for art and fashion with Unify the Ties. The line speaks to women who are unwilling to compromise their individuality.

Event: Speakeasy (Invite Only)
Date/Time: Saturday, July 14th 2018 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Boulan Hotel, Penthouse Suite.
2000 Collins Ave
Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Request Invite: swimweekspeakeasy@theriviereagency.com



Inspired by the California beach culture, designer Chelsea Bell created Stone Fox Swim. Since its inception it has had a cult-like loyal following, and this will be their first runway show at Miami Swim Week.

Event: Runway Show
Date/Time: Saturday, July 14th @ 5pm
Location: The Nautilus Hotel
1825 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Request Invite: stonefoxswim@bollare.com



O’Neill is one of the leaders in beach lifestyle sportswear. Created to make any water activity comfortable yet fashionable.

Event: O’Neill in Miami Welcome Brunch
Date/Location: Saturday, July 14th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: The Bazaar at the SLS Hotel.
The Bazaar at the SLS Hotel
1701 Collins Ave suite 100
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Request Invite: Maria@sassmarque.com



Bikini connoisseurs Natasha Oakley and Devin Brugman known for their success behind Bikini a Day, now founders of Monday Swimwear present their first runway show.

Event: Runway Show
Date/Time: Friday, July 13th @ 6pm
Location: Paraiso Tent at Collins Park
Request Invite: monday@bollare.com

Free Bella Swimwear

Free Bella Swimwear

Free Bella celebrates and inspires a sustainable lifestyle through fashion. Designed and manufactured carefully in downtown LA to ensure minimal impact on Mother Nature.

Event: Free Bella Cocktail Party
Date/Time: July 13th from 6 to 9 PM. Email to request invite.
Location: Kaskades South Beach
300 17th St
Miami Beach, FL 33139 



UK based brand Gymshark is the fastest growing workout apparel brand celebrating the launch of their first-ever swim collection at Miami Swim Week.

Event: Gymshark Pool Party
Date/Time: Friday, July 14th @ 1pm-4pm
Location: Shore Club Hotel, Penthouse Suite
1901 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Request Invite: gymshark@bollare.com



RVCA transcends the traditional boundaries of sports apparel, has a cool swim line, but is launching their sport collection at Swim Week.

Event: RVCA Women’s Sport Collection Launch
Date/Time: Sunday July 15th @ 11:30
Location: Sobekick Boxing Gym
1860 West Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Request Invite: RVCA@bollare.com

Heidi Klum Swim

Heidi Klum Swim

Heidi Klum Swim was created with the modern woman in mind. Highlighting versatility in the design and vibrance in the tones to make any woman feel their best, no matter where they are.

Event: Heidi Klum Swim Ocean Drive 2018 Swim Cover Party
Date/Time: Thursday, July 12th @ 8p.m.-10p.m.
Location: Surfcomber Hotel Miami Beach
1717 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach FL 33139
Request Invite: Nicole.Sidrane@bendon.com

Fashion Palette Australian Group Show

Fashion Palette Australian Group Show
Aqua Blu, Lil x Emm, TJ Swim, VDM the Label
@aquabluaustralia | @lilandemm | @tjswim | @vdm_the_label

The Aussies are taking over Miami Swim Week with their first ever runway show.

Featuring brands such as Aqua Blu, Lil & Emm, TJ Swim, and VDM the Label. With notable wears such as Bella Hadid, and Clermont Twins.

Event: Fashion Palette Australian Group Show
Date/Time: Sunday, July 15th @ 7p.m.
Location: The Setai
2001 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Request Invite: fashionpalette@theriviereagency.com



Solkissed Swimwear designed by Alejandra Boggiano merges her latin-roots in Peru with love of the beach. After focusing on the Latin America market for two years, they will be taking the US market by storm starting with a brunch during Miami Swim Week.

Event: Solkissed Official Brunch
Date/Time: Friday, July 13th @ 2p.m.
Location: Malibu Farm Restaurant at Nobu Hotel South Beach
4525 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, FL 33140
Request Invite: ale@Solkissed.com

LaHana Swim

LaHana Swim

LaHana Swim highlights Australia’s love for the sun and salt, through its minimalistic design. Aimed at making women feel like warriors in luxurious fabrics, and exotic tones.

Event: LaHANA Swim Runway Show
Date/Time: Saturday, July 14th @ 9p.m.
Location: Loews Hotel
1601 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Request Invite: RSVP@24-Group.com


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