NEW YORK, Mar 28, 2011/ — New York based Ready-to-Wear & Swimwear designer Mara Hoffman wowed Miami this year with her "Mara Hoffman Swim" fashion show, during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim. This season, Hoffman's muse goes on a mystical journey through the jungle, visiting crystal caves,...

Always infusing a sense of joy and whimsy into both her designs and her shows, Mara Hoffman chose to open her Spring 2013 show, held on September 8th in the Stage in Lincoln Center, with a brief performance by three ukulele players, all donning garments from the Mara Hoffman sS13...

Designer Mara Hoffman's latest swimwear collection, shown on July 16th in Miami as part of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim 2012, was saturated with prints that referenced indigenous tribes and the rich colors of the Southwest (turquoise, coral, and a bevy of earthy shades). To emphasize the

Some of the tribal looks from Mara Hoffman's 2012 Swim collection It came as little surprise that our favorite swimwear designer of 2011 reigned the runways again for 2012. Models in Mara Hoffman's 2012 Swim runway show sported face paint and heavy wooden bangles to complement the...

The Mara Hoffman Swim collection is available at top specialty retailers and department stores worldwide, including ShopBop.com, Intermix, Bloomingdale's, Saks, Harvey Nichols and many more and also recently launched on Net-A-Porter, both in the US and the UK.

African influences seem to be a prerequisite for summer wardrobes, and Mara Hoffman took advantage of the ever-popular trend for her Swim 2012 collection. But while ethnic prints might seem done, Hoffman produced an updated version of the summer classic. Parallel mirrored patterns unfolded...

Mara Hoffmanwas inspired by shaman gaucho cowboys for Fall 2012. The designer known for swimwear was a natural for transitioning into cozy sportswear. Prints were graphic updates on Native American patterns. The color palette sleek with black, cream, purple, muddy rose and burnt orange. You...

PreviousNext The Mara Hoffman show is always a must see during Miami Swim Week, and with good reason. Not only does the designer excel at putting on a vibrant show, but her collections also always manage to feel fresh and chic without any of the cheese that can sometimes dominate the week....

That's why I was a little unsure about the footwear choice of cowboy boots on the runway for Mara Hoffman's 2013 swimwear show. For fall 2012, the designer was inspired by Shaman gaucho cowboys. The ranch hand influence was extended into the beach. Native prints were given a South Beach...

A 2T Mara Hoffman swimsuit is the most precious thing in the world- well, besides the cutie in it. I've always said no two-pieces for the little until she's much older (err, much), so I found this multi-colored tiger suit to be just perfect. And so Mara. (That was actually a name I...

 

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