Shop Splash presented a style lounge and fashion show on at The Delano Hotel, along with TAI Entertainment. The presentation featured pieces from Spring 2012 collections by Alexis, Gold Saturn, Maya Swimwear and Citrine by the Stones as well as international labels, Indah and Wildfox Couture.
Fashionistas and style influencers gathered at 9 p.m. to enjoy complimentary makeup sessions, Grey Goose cocktails and designer meet and greets in the Style Lounge. Host Amanda Del Duca of CaptureFashion.com was spotted in the Alexis Claire jumpsuit in royal blue with a studded belt and platform heels. Also hosting the event, the girls behind WeCanPretend snapped backstage photos of the models as they prepped for the show.
An Alexis, kaleidoscopic print, boho set in orange, brown, and purple hues opened the show. Highlights in the collection included a pale beige embroidered cape, a tan fringed maxi skirt, and a red asymmetrical length gown. Indah showcased a variety of great resort wear pieces paired with signature ruched-back bikinis by Maya Swimwear. Last up was Wildfox Couture, featuring an array of fun and trendypieces including a one-piece cat face swimsuit, and a high waisted, flared pant with gold crosses lined along the sides.
Watch the video of this incredible night and see the magic for yourself! Don’t forget you can shop all the runway styles on ShopSplash.com.
Model Kasey Ashcraft wears the Insight Denim Dayz shirt with a pair of cords and torquoise accessories. A denim button-down is a classic staple for any wardrobe. It’s a perfect look to help transition from summer to fall!
Photographer: Justin Macala
Makeup Artist: Claudia Forca
WildFox Couture has done it again–this time they are making a splash with the debut of their amazing swimwear line!
WildFox Couture is an American vintage-inspired brand that is widely known for their great style and unsurpassed quality of printed tops and bottoms. They are diving into the world of swimwear with the release of their swimwear collection later this summer. They debuted their utterly fabulous collection at the The Raleigh Hotel with a launch party like no other. Let me tell you it wasn’t your typical fashion show, there was a casual, laid-back vibe that filled the room, models on platforms in the suits and a DJ violinist combo sporting the line spinning the hottest tracks. The collection boasts plenty of inspiration from past decades like the ’70s and ’80s. It keeps WildFox’s edgy designs alive and well. The collection offers high-waited suits, Pamela Anderson-approved, Baywatch-like one pieces and prints that will make you scream “MEOW.” Some of the prints featured in their first collection include funky patterns like horses, starry nights and ride em cowgirl prints. Pair any suit with one of WildFox’s cute tops or even leather shorts. If the DJ can do it, so can you. You will look stand out no matter what–guaranteed.
The fashion show was a blast and perfectly suited the collection. This is definitely a collection you cannot miss out on. Get your WildFox on.
The summer is all about your best beachwear and
the perfect accessories that compliment each outfit. N&K Designs know just
how to take your beachwear to the next level.
N&K Designs was created by dynamic and creative sister duo Adriana and
Katerina Lopez. These local jewelry designers have captured the essence of
beauty and uniqueness and transcended it into timeless pieces of jewelry.
N&K Designs offer an array of handmade jewelry that are intricately
crafted with the finest materials like jade stones, black onyx beads and Czech
glass beads. N&K Designs has everything beautiful from necklaces to
bracelets that are adorned with beads, tassels and even shark teeth. Each piece
is a perfect blend of high-fashion meets utmost elegance. The best part of each
design is that it goes perfectly with your itty bitty bikini and it can
withstand the beach waters as you splash around.
No matter which design you prefer, you will definitely make a bold statement
this summer– and always.
Tan lines are nothing to be ashamed of, especially if developed while wearing a Maya Swimwear bikini.
Celeb-favorite brand Maya Swimwear was designed to flatter a woman’s natural curves and inspire confidence while on. Maya Swimwear steers away from the larger American-style suits and from the tiny Brazilian cuts and creates very beautiful and unique pieces that are oh-so-sexy, yet practical. Maya has a lower cut, wider and more flexible fit that allows freedom on the sands, but definitely makes heads turn. The different cuts flatter different body types, making it perfect for all women who yearn for that glamorous perfect bathing suit. The tops come in a variety of shapes like triangle, bandeau and ruffled, while the bottoms come ruched or accentuated with a side tie.
Maya swimsuits come in a variety of vibrant colors and gorgeous prints inspired by the most beautiful tropical places in the world. Maya’s summer
2011 collection is inspired by exotic escapes like Bimini, Jamaica, Saona, Angel Cay, Moraine, Samana, and Aruba. The summer collection is a jaw-dropping, eye-catching collection that features the most vibrant colors and patterns that are impeccable and detail infused. Wear each piece with confidence and just have fun with it– guaranteed you look stunning.
Protect yourself in utmost style. Tai Rittichai’s passion for design and craft led her to create the most beautiful collections of everyday jewelry. Some of her most famous pieces include her evil eye collection of necklaces and bracelets that promise to protect you from evil and ward way negative energy.
Tai’s evil eye bracelets are must-have accessory this summer. Each evil eye bracelet is beautifully detailed with Swarovski crystals, cubic zirconias or glass and accentuated with strikingly bold-colored chords. The cotton or silk chords can be adjusted for a looser or tighter fit. They come in a variety of styles and colors like brown, grey and black. Some of the evil eyes are available in gold, rose gold and silver. No matter which one you pick, you will surely make splash. Go ahead and protect your very fashionable-self.
Effortless beauty is always in style. Thanks to Kolae’s contemporary designs, you too can always give off that effortless demure year round.
Kolae is a women’s contemporary line that has the most amazing styles and effortlessly chic appeal. Kolae is developed and produced in New York City, but travels throughout the world with its avid follower fashionistas. Kolae’s designers created the brand for the fashion-savvy women of this world who appreciate comfort and luxury. All of Kolae’s designs are inspired by the appreciation worldly travels and the captivating style of the French. This ready-to-wear contemporary line is for designed for the cosmopolitan woman. Kolae’s collections have it all from beautiful silk tops to sheer dresses and skirts to backless kaftans in the most outrageous colors of the season.
One of Kolae’s best pieces for the summer is the Sahar Skirt. This elongated skirt is the absolute perfect addition to your summer wardrobe. This floor-length skirt comes in either black or champagne and is accentuated with a subtle drawstring at the waist. The Sahar skirt in black gives off a sexier look because of its transparency, while the champagne color is a little more opaque. Nonetheless, both skirts are gorgeous for over a bathing suit or any sexy day or night look. Be inspired and do as the French do–be effortless.
The Italian Fashion House Missoni has done it again with the most gorgeous prints that are perfectly suited for the summer. Missoni, known among all fashionistas for its elegant eveningwear, bohemian accessories and must-have swimwear, has added fabulous and beachy-chic cover ups, sarongs and ponchos to its contemporary repertoire.
The Missoni Print v-neck cover up in the coral color is an absolute summer must-have accessory that is perfect match for any of your travels. The fabulous cover up was perfectly designed with Missoni’s signature print, which makes this piece a forever classic. The cover up is perfectly highlighted with a deep v-neck and two sides that come up the leg for a sexy look like no other. The cover up has a fringe-bottom detail that calls for a more playful look atop your sexy bathing suit. Delve into the world of Missoni this summer and just face it, prints are in.
Cocobelle Snake Sandal
Cocobelle, one of the hottest shoe brands in today’s market, is widely known for its luxurious, classic, yet super-embellished shoes and sandals. Cocobelle takes pride in turning heads and making shoes an accessory like no other. They are constantly introducing gorgeous new styles that remain staples throughout the ever-changing seasons. This time, they have done it again with a sandal that will charm your heart and feet–snake charm that is.
Cocobelle’s Snake Ankle Wrap Sandal is a summer must have. Add a sexy, serpentine touch to your feet and fabulous summer wardrobe. These gorgeous sandals are made of leather and are embossed in a sultry reptilian print. The straps vamp across the top and coil up your ankle for an exotic look like no other. You will definitely be able to show off this sexy sandal with any hot summer look. Snake charm your way through this season and we promise you won’t regret it.
This isn’t for the faint of heart.
Lauren Moshi has meticulously invaded the hearts of fashion mavens everywhere. Lauren Moshi combines her two passions of high fashion and fine art to create looks that are one of a kind. Moshi brings to life the chicest, most comfortable pieces that can be worn everyday and make a fierce statement. She uses the highest quality materials and fabrics to create her bold, unique, and very versatile line. Her current collection consists of fabulous tanks, tees, and hoodies, which are adorned with fabulous art from dream catchers and mermaids to peace signs and butterflies.
Her latest collection is edgier than ever with the use of brighter colors and designs that are just way to funky and fun for words. With prints such as Hang Loose, Harlow Dream Catcher and Matchstick Hearts, one can only imagine the kind of fun you can have with these funky frocks. These trendy, must-have t-shirts and cape tees are absolutely perfect for the summer. Express your inner artist wearing one of these bad boys.