Orchid News

  • We are over the moon excited about some of the 2012 swimwear collections this year, and Nanette Lepore is on the top list. At the Miami trade show this summer, we got a preview of the finished collection for our existing and newly added designer swimwear brands. As the ‘Cherry-Picker in Chief’, my job is […] View Post
  • Last night if you weren’t watching the NBA playoffs (Go Heat!) you were probably glued to your TV watching the 2011 MTV Movie Awards. The show consisted of upbeat performances by the Foo Fighters and Lupe Fiasco and The Twlight Saga: Eclipse took home the most awards, winning the coveted ‘Best Movie Award.’ But the […] View Post
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    One Hot Body In One Hot Trend

    What’s to hate about tennis star Serena Williams (besides the fact that she has a near perfect body and is incredibly talented)? Well, we actually love her because of these things (our personal motivation to hit the gym) and because she is rocking this one-shoulder monokini swimsuit so well. Williams was seen wearing the geometric […] View Post
  • Great news: People StyleWatch magazine featured a one-page spread of our boutique in their June 2011 issue! Designers such as Betsey Johnson, Despi, and Nanette Lepore all received press of their designer swimwear for the summer. Some of the swim highlighted were the Geometrical Illusion by Maaji, the Mint Whip by Betsey Johnson, and the […] View Post
  • Sofia Vergara can do no wrong in our book. From her exagerated Latin accent and endearingly sweet moments in Modern Family, to her voluptious curves, we have to say we love the gal. Fawned over by the likes of Tom Cruise back in the day (allegedly they had a one-night ‘date’ confirmed by both parties), […] View Post
  • We all love getting chic tips and style pointers each month from in-the-know fashion magazines and trend-setters. Well, this month Glamour Magazine featured Ashley Greene wearing one of the hottest trends for swimwear 2011: the high-waisted bikini. High rise swimsuits have been all the rage this season, with celebrities like Katy Perry and Taylor Swift […] View Post
  • We find ourselves talking about Kim Kardashian a whole lot lately, with all the exposure she’s been getting on the gossip and fashion mags. Her recent shoot for the March issue of Harper’s Bazaar features Kim channeling Cleopatra. The sassy spread gives a modern twist to the sexy character made famous by iconic Elizabeth Taylor […] View Post
  • We’ve written several posts about the primal beauty of animal prints, and it continues to attract trendsetters in droves. The autumn collection of designers like Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci, and Moschino graced the catwalks with this trend, and in designer swimwear, animal prints are seldom an overdone concept. This year we’re seeing a lot of […] View Post