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FUNKSHION Swim Fashion Week Miami Beach produced by FUNKSHION is officially set to return from the shores of Miami Beach JULY 13 – 17, 2016. Can we be more excited? We will be there to shoot the shows and bring you the action. More details to follow. For now here is what is planned (from the official press release):
“This season is especially important as we evolve Swim Fashion Week to showcase the brightest talent in the industry today,” said Sale Stojanovic, partner and co-founder of Funkshion Productions. “Designers from all over the globe are choosing to showcase their brands in Miami Beach because of the growth of the trade shows and media focus. That has inspired us to innovate and offer the most creative options for the brands to tell their stories. This is the future of the industry and we are thrilled to be able to continue to bring the energy and excitement back another year.”
Some of the most coveted names in swimwear will show at Funkshion this season, including Luli Fama, V i X Paula Hermanny, Maaji, Tori Praver, For Love and Lemons, Aguaclara, Anna Kosturova, Kai Lani to name a few.
Funkshion will be the only Swim Week experience providing access to a custom runway show tent on the beach at Collins Park. The state-of-the-art tent consisting of lounges and two runway spaces will be constructed between 21st and 22nd streets on Collins Avenue, offering press, buyers and designers a unique experience they have come to expect of Swim Week.
In addition to the main tent at Collins Park, Funkshion will present satellite runway venues at two Miami Beach hotels. The luxurious Setai Hotel will offer an open runway venue in the gorgeous and tranquil courtyard space. Designers will also have the option to show at Nautilus Hotel’s lush landscaped pool area. Sponsors of this season’s events will include Peroni, Jet Blue,HSI Professional, Zico Premium Coconut Water, VCA Miami Beach.