Miami Swim Week SS18

As Swim Week comes to an end, designers have introduced and brought back new and old swim trends. Although some have appeared in the market this year, 2018 swimwear is taking a turn with the most exclusive styles that’ll make heads turn your way on your day at the beach. It will be no surprise to find something of your taste as 2018’s Summer looks to be full of endless possibilities. Below is our list on the top 10 swimwear trends from Miami Swim Week that you need to see!

1. GOLD & METALLIC
  

Stars won’t be the only thing shining next Summer. Metallic golds and silvers are coming in with a bang, making any swimsuit pop.

(Designer: Versakini)

2. VELVET

  
For those who love velvet in the fall and winter seasons, this one is for you! Velvet is growing to be a popular textile and Baes & Bikinis is bringing it to your swim!

(Designer: Baes & Bikinis)

3. SLEEVES ON SWIM

  
Sleeves are not only for your basic ready-to-wear. The off-the-shoulder trend continues its way into swim where sleeves are making its way onto the runway, serving you style and a little sass.

(Designer: Mia Marcelle)

4. BOMBERS & BIKINIS

  
Bombers don’t have to stay in the Fall! The piece is not seen all over the runway layered over minimal bikinis. Who needs a swim cover-up when you have a bomber?

(Designer: KAOHS)

5. LACE

  
Lace has always been sexy and flirty in all ways. Stay sultry in the sun with these smokin’ suits ready to turn heads.

(Designer: INDAH)

6. PANTONE PINK & BLUE

  
Pink and blue have been paired together for years and has remained on the low for quite some time now. Sports Illustrated Swim has brought the market the pantone pair, dressing its models in these striking, cotton candy, colorful prints.

(Designer: Sports Illustrated Swim Collection)

7. SHEER PANELING

  
Mesh and paneling have been seen in all areas of the fashion and have begun making its way into swim. Suits now can cover the necessities, but also give that extra appeal with some transparent cutouts.

(Designer: Minimale Animale)

8. SUSPENDERS & BUNGEES

  
Who knew suspenders and bungee supports could make an appearance in swimwear? The two are no longer just for the boys. Ladies, its our turn.

(Designer:  Prey Swim)

9. KIDSWEAR: MOMMY/DADDY & ME SWIM

  
Mom and Dad might look hot, but let’s not forget their little ones. The runway has seen various swim sets that children can wear along with their parent. The whole family can be in style now.

(Designer: Hot-As-Hell)

10. FLORAL

  
It is no surprise that this long-loved print is loved for SS18. Hammock has all the floral you need in a number of colors ready to make you bloom into next Summer.

(Designer: Hammock)

Lianne Almeida

Fashion Content Writer

Fashion Marketing & Management Student