BEHIND THE BRAND: KAI LANI SWIMWEAR
Posted on 25 June 2017
We are in LOVE with your latest pieces. Tell us about your 2016 collection and what makes it different from last year’s line.
Your bikinis are always so feminine and fun! Tell us more about your inspiration.
My partner|sister and I are SO girlie. It just feels so natural to design flirty fun swim. We are also obsessed right now with the disco era. So we knew we needed to incorporate something metallic to mix back in with our fun/bright Jungle Boogie collection!
What’s your current favorite swimwear trend?
In love with the high leg 80’s one piece trend!!
How did you get into designing swimwear?
After owning a swimwear boutique for over 10 years I felt that the market needed something fresh and new! I was personally on the search for the perfect bikini bottom. So my partner and worked for about a year on the designing the best fitting seamless VBikini cinch bottom. Which is our number one seller today!
What’s your favorite beach/travel destination to showcase your bikinis and why?
What are your three must have items in your beach bag?
What artist, musician or celebrity would you love to see in your collection?
I would love to see Gwen Stefanie in a Kai Lani! She’s so bad a$$! Not only did she just turn 45… But her body is ridiculous. #girlboss
What are some words of wisdom you would give to any other aspiring fashion designer?
What are your favorite yummy places to eat in Miami?
What does Kai Lani mean?