Weekly fashion videos: best of Miami Swim (i.e., models in bikinis!)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week SWIM in Miami means half-naked models, spray tan, and pool parties, but if you look closely, there are even a few fashion trends to be found: next summer, it seems, will be all about crochet bikinis, cut-out monokinis, and tribal prints.

Beach Bunny's show included the pieces 'designed' by the Kardashian sisters.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_PlqeEPpMc

Crochet bikinis and monokinis are back in a big way, and the prettiest ones were by Lisa Maree.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zj4D3_JBD_s

This summer's tribal and geometry print trends in ready-to-wear were successfully translated into swimwear by Mara Hoffman.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XiAqp7a4yvk

Maybe the collection that proved most suitable for the international yachting jetset was Trina Turk's debut at the Miami fashion week, who showcased kaftans, huge floppy hats and sunglasses, as well as killer heels to complement her swimwear.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFCqFagg_WQ

Don't want to do without the rock'n'roll, even on the beach? The currently so popular sliced-and-studded look also exists in the shape of bikinis, thanks to Red Carter, featuring metallic patches and cleverly placed cut-outs.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VxHz9ZtyrBA

Designer Ed Hardy stayed true to his tattooist roots, which he combined with tie-dye fabrics.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FK_UKMuETOc

Poko Pano was inspired by Brazilian beach culture, with the collection featuring bright colors and banana flower and toucan prints.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9VKsC2wfmA

Tyler Rose stuck to conventional two-piece beach outfits with girly, colorful prints.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfULnCI0rwU

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