FLOWERS BLOOM IN WINTER. . .in this rusched swimsuit by Michael Kors. Wide set straps and gathered bottom make this suit a winner for all body types. Super beauty Kim Riekenberg shows off before making the plunge at poolside in this special suit. Location: the Northport home of designer Cynthia Rose. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at Michael Kors stores.
A PRIVATE SHOWING IN ONE OF MY FAVORITE RESTAURANTSFormer Vogue Editor and fashion doyenne Tina Bossidy recently gave me a private lunchtime showing of her spectacular resort wear line Samba Soleil at one of my favorite restaurants in NYC, The Barroom. She, like Marianne Faithful, believes that clothes “should be seen and not heard”. Watch for her great line coming soon on Swim á la Mode.
available at www.sambasoleil.com
YOUR PETITE CHOU. . .will be the most adorable jeune fille at the beach, resort or poolside in this coverup by Lulita. Never too young to be chic and stylish!
available at www.lulifama.com
BE A MODERN DAY CHIC HIPPIE. . .in this hand-dyed suit by Lucky Twist. Beauty Kim Riekenberg sits it out on the rocks in this suit that gives her super shape. Necklace by Meira T. Earrings by Lana Jewelry. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at www.everythingbutwater.com
. . .THE SECRETS TO BEAUTÉParisian beauties have used Orlane products for years to keep their skin looking trés jeune. Their Anti-Rides Extreme collection is all you need for beautiful skin. Plant extracts and natural ingredients are soothing and kind to even the most sensitive peau.
NO ONE LIVED LA DOLCE VITA BETTERRest in peace beautiful Anita Ekberg.
DON’T LET IT GET YOU DOWNSimply pack your perfect travel bag from Gräf & Lantz and getaway for the weekend. That should cheer you up. These clever designers know how to make your travels easy, chic and perfect.
available at graf-lantz.com
TO FLOUNCE….OR NOTYou have the choice in this lovely suit by Zinke. The flounce is removable so you can go with…or without. Supermodel Kim Riekenberg chose to go with it and look particularly beautiful. Necklace by Meira T. Sunglasses by Ray Ban. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at shopbop.com