Posts tagged "swimwear"

American Apparel’s New Swimwear Ad Goes Topless

American Apparel’s new swimwear ads are here and—OMG, are those nipples?! Yes, the gratuitously provocative ad department at American Apparel has brought us a topless model for spring. Let’s all…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Fashion Designer Sylvie Cachay Suffers Tragic Death

Sad news: Sylvie Cachay, the designer behind swimwear line SYLVA, was found dead yesterday in a hotel room at the Soho House, a swank members-only hangout in Manhattan’s meatpacking district.

Leonora Epstein | December 10, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Marie Claire Takes The Canadian Tuxedo To The Beach

As though the Canadian Tuxedo weren’t already a terrible choice, Marie Claire has decided that the trampy bikini version is fashionable. Here’s our biggest problem with this cover: people read…

Lily Q | June 22, 2010 - 4:50 pm

10 Big Swimsuit Faux Pas

We love summer as much as the next group of bikini-clad girls, but there are a few things that make us fear the beach every year. Swimsuits that look more…

Lily Q | June 21, 2010 - 11:49 am

BareLifts: Solution For Swimsuit Cleavage Dilemmas

A few days ago, I posted a “Worth The Splurge” suggestion of a Zimmerman corset swimsuit that I had fallen in love with. Readers, I should have listened to you…

Leonora Epstein | June 11, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Worth The Splurge: Zimmerman’s Thorn Corset Swimsuit

I generally don’t do bikinis. And it’s for the same reason I don’t do two-pieces that I hate overtly sexy one-pieces. I just don’t like to draw attention to my…

Leonora Epstein | June 9, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Lorenzo Martone Tries His Hand At Swimwear

Marc Jacobs seems to be rubbing off on his adorable significant other, Lorenzo Martone, who’s decided to give clothing design a shot. Having spent years working on fashion brands at…

Lily Q | June 7, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Bespoke Swimsuits Are The Answer To Your Bikini Fears

‘Tis the season for pool days, beach tanning, and summer vacations, all of which no doubt incite spasms of fear and pangs of terror in women all over. Because along…

Bianca Posterli | June 4, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Yay Or Nay: The High-Waisted Bikini

Summer trend alert! This season, we’re seeing tons of high-waisted bikinis in the swimwear department, from high-end labels like Chloe and Prada down to your discount retailers. Either these styles…

Leonora Epstein | June 4, 2010 - 11:50 am

A Swimsuit For Taking The Plunge

Anyone who says one-pieces fall into the senior citizen swimwear category obviously hasn’t seen Quiksilver’s McCall suit. This vintage-inspired number covers up more than a bikini would, but the monokini…

Catherine Strawn | May 31, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Liberty Of London Does Print-Pretty Swimsuits

Liberty of London must know that Americans are having a full-on love affair with the oh-so-British brand. The designs, which made a big stateside impression this year thanks to a…

Leonora Epstein | May 19, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Kardashian Sisters Design Swimwear for Strippers

The fashion event we’ve all been waiting for is only 10 days away, people. That’s right, the Kardashian sisters’ swimwear line is available May 10th! Get excited! Make some noise!

Lily Q | April 30, 2010 - 4:10 pm

What’s The Point Of A Hooded Swimsuit?

American Apparel, purveyor of hipster clothing items that serve questionable purposes, has a new item for summer — a ladies swimsuit … with a hood! This sexy one-piece has a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 22, 2010 - 11:50 am

Say Goodbye To Your Fear Of Swimwear, Thanks To Spanx

Summer may be a few months away, but I personally think that there’s never a better time than now to start daydreaming about warm weather and beach vacations. But for…

Bianca Posterli | January 26, 2010 - 7:40 pm

Can You Really Call A “Topless Bikini” A Bikini?

Behold Victoria’s Secret’s latest invention—the “topless bikini” as modeled by Lindsay Ellingson. How very European of them. The suit actually has a removable bandeau option, but the idea is to…

Leonora Epstein | January 14, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Hollister: Hell On Earth

Before I left for my trip to Costa Rica — more on that next week — I stopped by the newly opened Hollister store in New York’s SoHo neighborhood in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 20, 2009 - 11:40 am

Quick Pic: Miranda Kerr On A Sydney Runway

If we worked for the Fashion Police, we’d say something like, “The nautical look has truly gone overboard.”…

Erin Flaherty | August 4, 2009 - 3:20 pm

Quick Pic: Fashion Week. In Miami. What Else?

A glimpse of Miami Fashion Week captures neon swimwear floating down the runway at the KRELwear show. In true South Beach style, attendees were required to wear bathing suits. Seriously.

Leonora Epstein | July 17, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Marc Jacobs To Launch Kids Swimwear

Too bad we’re so darn big. We hear Marc Jacobs is launching what is sure to be the most awww-worthy swimwear collection for kids ever via his line, Little Marc.

Leonora Epstein | July 17, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Herve Leger Swimwear Is Questionable

I recently heard that the Herve Leger line by Max Azria now includes swimwear, so I decided to see what all the fuss was about. I flipped through the designer’s…

Carrie Wasterlain | June 16, 2009 - 5:30 pm