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Maaji: Funkshion Fashion Week

Colombian brand Maaji sported an activewear look when it produced its July 19 runway show at Funkshion Fashion Week in Miami Beach. Check it out.

Cabana: Busy Show Under Punishing Sun

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In a couple of big tents by the Atlantic Ocean, the Cabana trade show provided a busy and easygoing forum for fashion swimwear brands during the Miami SwimShow.

Hammock Rolls Out New Format

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Formerly known as Salon Allure, the swimwear-centric Hammock trade show introduced a rebranding campaign that included a new name and a new format for the 5-year-old show.

Swimwear Companies Dive Into New Business at SwimShow

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MIAMI BEACH, Fla.—SwimShow, the biggest North American trade show devoted mostly to women’s swimwear, made a splash in the fashion world when it ran at the Miami Beach Convention Center.

National Retail Federation Revises 2015 Forecast


National Retail Federation, a retail trade group based in Washington, D.C., has lowered its 2015 retail sales forecast to 3.5 percent growth compared with a previous growth forecast of 4.1 percent.

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6 Shore Road: Funkshion Fashion Week

It was going to be her biggest fashion show, so Pooja Kharbanda started it with a prayer.

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Acacia Swimwear: Funkshion Fashion Week

When Acacia Swimwear took the stage at Funkshion Fashion Week on July 19, the Hawaiian swimwear label displayed its own take on activewear.

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We Are Handsome Brand's Moving To L.A. -With a Miami Pit Stop

The We Are Handsome swim brand announced on July 19 that it is moving to Los Angeles from Australia. Get ready Los Angeles.

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Luli Fama's Lively Funkshion Fashion Week

Luli Fama produced a lively, festive runway show at Funkshion Fashion Week on July 18 with Native American dancers, thumping classic rock...and bikinis. Take a look.

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Tori Praver: My Collection Was Ready

Yes, Tori Praver Swimwear has been gracing poolsides and beaches since 2009. Her ongoing collaboration with Target also made her prominent. But Tori decided to produce her first runway show on July 19 at Funkshion Fashion Week in Miami Beach.

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