ART HEARTS FASHION STUNS MIAMI SWIM WEEK WITH 33 TOP TIER INTERNATIONAL DESIGNERS
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From July 12th-16th 2018, FSHN Magazine had the pleasure of attending the Art Hearts Fashion-powered Miami Swim Week (which is a forward-thinking and innovative fashion platform that is breaking new ground with cutting-edge runway presentations in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, and Asia) as they transformed South Beach into a swimwear wonderland. Designers, buyers, and industry professionals from around the world flocked to this Miami Swim Week’s annual swim and resort wear event. With over 33 top tier international designers, Art Hearts Fashion celebrated the sexiness and excitement that is Swim Week at the world class Faena Forum.
“This was by far the biggest production this season for Swim Week in Miami in terms of size and scale”, said Erik Rosete, Founder and President of Art Hearts Fashion International. “We had a record number of designers presenting along with the most leading brands including Hale Bob, Carmen Steffens, and Saks Fifth Avenue”.
The vast event drew an eclectic group of celebrities including, but not limited to, Ryan Phillippe, NFL Super Bowl Winner Devin Thomas, Male Super Models Tyson Beckford and Garrett Neff, “Prince” of Love and Hip Hop Miami, Metisha Schaefer of WAGS Miami, and Carmen Carrera, the first transgender model to ever walk the runway for Swim Week.
Designers included: HALE BOB, JUST BONES BOARDWEAR, CANDICE CUOCO, MAGALII ARAVENA COLLECTION, VICHI SWIM, LYBETHRAS, TRIVERA BY TAMMY RIVERA, GYV ME BODY, LUXE ISLE, SURF GYPSY, SAUVAGE SWIMWEAR, HONEY BEE SWIM, OMG MIAMI SWIMWEAR, ARGYLE GRANT, STELLO, GOTTEX, ROSE PAULINO, K8 SWIM, FERNANDOALBERTOATELIER, CAROLINE CONSTAS, ORLEBAR BROWN, VILEBREQUIN, MARYSIA, ONIA, MR. TURK, TRINA TURK, ALAIA EVE, PIKAI SWIMWEAR, LILA NIKOLE, WILLFREDO GERARDO, CIRONE SWIM, CARMEN STEFFENS, BLACK TAPE PROJECT, CZARINA, and MISTER TRIPLE X.
Here are a few designers that showcased their collections: