Interviews

ACACIA is more than a swimwear brand. It is a brand that offers swim and ready-to-wear and here's a hint as to what is to come - is looking to expand beyond its women's offering. The owner and designer is Naomi Newirth. She grew up in Maui, and she...
Lsea Swimwear is a Florida-based brand that was founded by Bethany Ludlam. She was inspired to start her collection after visiting the Dominican Republic in early 2015. It was not only the land and the beaches that inspired Bethany, but it was also the people. In turn, her goal...
As to be expected, we see a lot of swimwear. When we come across a brand that seems to know who they are and offer something we could see ourselves in, we are eager to find out more. Mikoh is a California-based brand that not only offers swimwear, but they...
Last time we spoke with Bianca Coletti, founder and designer of her namesake swimwear brand, it was in late 2016. Although we still kept tabs on her brand, we noticed a flurry of recent activity, from a collaboration with ORA Miami to another one with Liberty London. And, with...
Over two years ago, we first spoke with Australian model Natalie Buchanan. We wanted to catch up with her to find out what she has been up to, what's new and if she crossed some travel destinations off of her bucket list. RELATED: Meet Model Natalie Buchanan MalenDyer: Share with...
Phemke, the Dubai-based resort wear brand, has continued to grow and grow. We checked in with its founder, Femke Speelman, to get the inside scoop. MalenDyer: In addition to expanding your product offering since we last spoke, including some jewelry from Ways of Change, what else have you and your...
Anna-Christina Schwartz is a German-born, half-American model that was discovered when she was 20. She caught our attention a few years back. And, it was her versatility as a model, from sportswear to swimwear to high fashion, that made us want to learn more about her. RELATED: Model Spotlight on...
One of the latest models we have coined as our #modelmuse is Selena Weber. She is a natural in front of the camera and an all around down-to-earth girl. For this interview, we wanted to pay a nod to our roots with one of our original model interview series...
Adam Phillips is a UK-based model that can be seen traveling the globe, walking for London Fashion Week or being photographed for editorials. You may even catch him on the beaches of Bali or of his hometown in Plymouth, England. “Plymouth is the city I was born and bred,” Adam...
A Day with Collar... As told by Ieva Laube, managing director of Collar - a Latvia-based lingerie and swimwear brand. The day usually begins around 9:00. Some days are only spent in the office, some are fully out. When it’s a day in the office... We begin by jumping on the current tasks....