SPLASHION at Mansion
An unofficial kick-off to Miami Swim Week- aptly named, Splashion, takes over Mansion Nightclub (1235 Washington Avenue) on Tuesday, July 16 from 8-11p.m. The energetic DJ Irie will be spinning as Miami Dolphin Cheerleaders show off looks from Cuban Rice, Jag, Jantzen, La Martina, My Bestfriend's Closet, and Laundry. Then Jason Derulo will be performing his new single, "The Other Side." Cointreau cocktails and Beck's Sapphire beer will be free-flowing and a photobooth will capture the fun. Erin Una Chainani will be sketching portraits and you will enjoy treats PinkBerry, beauty sponsors and much more. Guests must be 21 and over to attend. The first 300 VIPs through the door on July 16 will receive a cool swag bag. For more information, click here.
Ready, Set, Swim
Another Miami Swim Week event takes place at the Dream Hotel on Wednesday, July 17, when Solar swimwear presents Ready, Set, Swim to debut its 2014 collection of tan-thru swimwear. Expect a fun night of cocktails, fashion and shopping. The party's at the Highbar, the Dream's rooftop bar and goes from 6-10 p.m. The best part is that the event is free and open to the public. RSVP to RSVP@ItMarketingConcepts.com.
Style Saves at Soho Beach House
For the third year in a row, Style Saves will host the Style Saves' Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser, an exclusive event at the private, Soho Beach House, on Friday, July 19 at 9 pm. Take advantage of this special event to check out one of the chicest spots in Miami while you enjoy a one-of-a-kind runway show and give back to the community at the same time.
Rub elbows with 400 of Miami’s influencers while you support Style Saves’ mission of “building confidence through clothes and giving a fresh start through fashion” to local underprivileged students in South Florida. In collaboration with The Miami Foundation, Style Saves’ mission is to "imbue students with the self-confidence and assurance they need to succeed, both academically and personally." The event will feature three back-to-back designer fashion shows, sponsored open bar and sounds by DJ RUEN. FORD models will strut the runway showcasing designers from CABANA, the beachwear trade event and looks from swim retailer ATRIUM. To open the show, Venezuelan men’s swimwear line Crasqi will make their Swim Week debut. Tickets cost $150 in advance and $175 at the door. To purchase tickets, click here.
Rica Swimwear at Saffron + Sommer
Saffron + Sommer, a chic new women’s clothing and home goods boutique, has just taken up residence at 1235 Alton Road on Miami Beach and is teaming up with highly acclaimed Rica Swimwear during Miami Swim Week. On Friday, July 19, 2013 from 4-7p.m., guests are invited to an exclusive sneak peek of Rica’s latest collections while enjoying complimentary cocktails, light bites, and Island’s GEM Spring Water.