Miami Swim Week® The Shows 2023 this July will be packed with over 100 designers with 50 events at 10 satellite locations & so much more hosted by veteran Hollywood Style Guru, Derek Warburton. ” I’m honored to host and be the ambassador for the summer 2023 Miami Swim Week®. It’s going to be an exhilarating season to celebrate talent on the Miami runways,” comments Warburton.
With 30 years in the fashion business and 15 years in Television and media, Warburton will be on the scene for the largest swim and resort wear festival in the world. Highlighting brands such as Liberty & Justice, Banana Moon, Cupshe, 209 mare, Tiare Hawaii, Ema Savahl, Jared Lang, and Paola Estefania to mention just a few.
The Little Lighthouse Foundation (LLF) is the benefiting charitable organization for the second year in a row. The main event–the runway shows–takes place at the SLS South Beach Hotel and debuts the Splash Lounge–a VIP experience for the industry.
Pop-up experiences will be scattered across multiple venues including W South Beach, The National Hotel, Nautilus by Arlo, Showfields, ELV (Emanuel Luxury Venue) Miami Beach, Hyde Beach, Medium Cool, Red Steakhouse, Seaspice, Strings Miami Beach, The Deck at the Island Gardens and more. The Hammock trade show will be held at ELV Miami Beach a few steps from the Miami Beach Convention Center. Casa Hammock–the showroom/retail incubator on South Beach–will provide a physical space where designers and buyers will meet. The Miami Swim Week® will also expand its reach with the inclusion of special all-access Miami Swim Week® NFTs and digital collectibles. This year also brings the 1st Upcycle Worldwide Design Competition where the winners–design students–will show their collections on the Miami Swim Week® runway.
The Shows will showcase the best in swimwear fashion, highlighting inclusivity and sustainability. “We are committed to reducing our environmental impact and promoting ethical and responsible fashion. This season we are opening up our platform to several emerging designers to share the stage at Miami Swim Week ” said Moh Ducis, founder & CEO of the official Miami Swim Week® The Shows.
Some perks for the industry will include the Splash VIP Lounge. This hub at the SLS hotel will serve as an oasis where VIP influencers, media, buyers, and designers will connect in an elegant setting away from the hustle and bustle. Selected designers will present their stories to the media. Derek Warburton will host expert panels that will discuss the latest trends and spot outstanding talent. It’ll be a sanctuary providing a platform for individuals from the industry to mingle, exchange their impressions and share the highlights with the world.