The city of Miami Beach had the pleasure of hosting the Miami Swim Fashion Week 2008 this week of July at the Raleigh Hotel. It took place this summer with over 2,000 buyers and 350 exhibitors from 40 countries of all over the world.
Celebrities came to South Beach to enjoy the show. Some of the celebrities in Miami included Brandon Davis, Robert Virdi, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, and Jessica Simpson among others.
For Jessica Simpson, the closing of the Miami Swim Fashion Week on Saturday was a great opportunity for her to debut as a swim suit designer. With the help of IG Swimwear and the Camuto Group, Simpson was able to make this creation come to reality. Her family and close friends anxiously applauded the models who through the catwalk modeled Jessica’s fashion lines of swim wear, shows, jewelry, and sunglasses.
Other celebrities in Miami included designer, Nicky Zimmerman from Australia who is well known for its beautiful beaches and adventurous surfers.
Canary yellow and jade highlighted the evening with daring cutouts and 60s and 70s glamour.
Worldwide fashion editors and big department stores such as Barneys and Saks were ready to photograph the models and note the new summer styles. This Miami fashion show emphasizes the fashion that swimwear carries, not only in the pool and beach, but every where else as well.