Whether actively involved with water sports or inspired by the trending beach and surf culture worldwide, designers of these hip brands offer a fresh spin to their assortments with signature prints, bold splashes of color and specialty fabrics. Among the new offerings are figure-flattering Neoprene or lightweight microfiber blends of elastane with nylon and polyamide, as well as tops and cover-ups that can be worn on the beach, to a poolside party or on the club circuit. RELATED STORY: Miami Swim Week at a Glance >>
Here, a look at designer brands to keep an eye on for cruise and spring.
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