Crisscross-style swimwear for spring '13
RENEE MINUS WHITE Fashion & Beauty Editor | 12/19/2012, 5:30 p.m.
In Miami, Aqua Di Lara debuted its swimwear line, created by award-winning Creative Director Reyhan Sofraci. With a passion for lingerie and high fashion, Sofraci has a talent for creating daring styles that are masterfully sewn. She uses high-quality European fabrics and production techniques that surpass the standards expected of swimwear designers. Aqua Di Lara has become synonymous with designer swimwear. In 2007, Sofraci was given the Fashion Designer of the Year Award by the prestigious Institute of Design in Montreal for her internationally acclaimed works.
Inspired by her many travels and diverse cultural background, Sofraci utilizes a spectrum of vibrant colors and exotic styles and materials on the body. Her fabric designs are like painted canvases. Her fabrics play a vital part in influencing each collection. From rich solids to classic blacks and delicate patterns, she captures the essence of each material to create lines that are sophisticated and unique. A fresh face in the industry, Sofraci has created a brand that incorporates the fine craftsmanship of European high fashion with her own personal flare, which gives Aqua Di Lara swimsuits a certain glamour.
The line was created to enhance the beauty of the feminine form. With its original yet sophisticated styles, her swimsuits are made to be wearable in and out of the water. For Aqua Dl Lara, luxury means high quality and manufacturing excellence. Each and every swimsuit is created, cut and sewn with precision and care. By combining aesthetics and beautiful styles with comfort, she satisfies the demand for an astute and fashion-conscious clientele.
This swim line is available in high-end boutiques and luxury stores throughout North America, Europe and the Middle East.