A staple of American popular culture, the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue has a total audience of more than 60 million adults. Cover models of this Swim Issue will join the sorority of fashion icons which include previous Swimsuit cover girls Heidi Klum, Cheryl Tiegs, Tyra Banks amongst others. This year, Asian locations such as Boracay in the Philippines and Singapore were also included in the shoot locations.
Irina Shayk was pictured in the Batik Ripple bikini with aqua bead detailing from Vix Cruise 2011. Beauty Chrissy Teigen who is of Thai parentage, is photographed in the Vix Tides Embroidered bikini, with bold blues and sequin embellishments. Professional surfer from Brasil, Bruna Schmitz, was shot in a Glamour Ripple bikini from the Vix Cruise 2010 collection.
Vix Swimwear was founded by Brazilian designer Paula Hermanny in 1988. The brand has become synonymous with high quality, sophisticated swimsuits with impeccable fit and design. Featuring unique accents such as 23K gold plated elements, elaborate embroidery and stylish leather details, Vix Swimwear is currently a top swimwear brand featured in several fashion publications and worn by celebrities worldwide including Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Aniston, Denise Richards, Hilary Swank and Demi Moore.
About Ocean Paradise
Ocean Paradise is a specialist swimwear retailer in Singapore that has been retailing swimwear for women and children for over 15 years. Fashion, function and family are keywords behind the extensive collection of swimwear and accessories.
Over the years, the retailer has gained popularity with those in the know, who appreciate the range of fashion-forward swimwear and sun protective collections. Ocean Paradise has developed into a highly respected name for the family and was awarded the Expat Living Reader Award in 2009