Miami Fashion Week Swim Cabaña Grande
July 20, 2008
Photographed by Cindy Ord
brand Cia.Maritima debuted its 2009 collection on
Sunday night at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Miami
Swim. Inspired by the psychedelic looks of the 1960’s
and 1970’s, the line featured hand crafted
tie dye suits and cover-ups, classic animal prints,
and graphic prints in colors such as coral, lavender,
olive, and other muted tones.
Expecting to see many skimpy "Brazilian Style"
bottoms on the suits, I was pleasantly surprised
to see that Cia.Maritima chose instead to showcase
a "Saint-Tropez Style" low rise bottom
featuring a lower cut in front, with more coverage
in the back. (a friendlier style for the average
The sexy swimwear collection also included coordinating
cover-ups in tunics, skirts, shorts, and dresses
which completed the high fashion looks.