Jacki Rainer Rainer67j@mail.uri.edu High Fashion Beach BumFall 2007 This beachwear line incorporates simple designs complimented by distressed, eclectic fabrics such as silk and suede to produce a whole new feel about going to the beach. This line is meant to be worn in rough and rugged conditions, no more worrying about wear and tear on clothes because for the first time its okay to rough them up. A new and improved style allows the beach bum to enjoy high end fabrics, who says silk has to be for a fancy evening dress?
Concept Board and Inspirations
Orange stretch silk chiffon top with silk fuchsia strip in front and back. Solid blue stretch silk chiffon underlay with tie-dyed overlay. Destroyed brown suede bag with appliqué wave, magnetic snap to close. Opened toed, destroyed suede ballet flats.
Tie-dye blue silk halter with purple sash. Silk orange shorts with drawstring, embroidered waves on the bottom. Destroyed turquoise ballet flats.
Stretch silk stop with appliqué wave. Silk wrap finished with purple silk. Suede flip-flops.
Silk top with yoke and button in the back. Silk pocket with appliqué wave. Silk shorts with embroidered waves on hem. Large pockets in front and back . Destroyed suede flip flops and silk head piece.
Silk top with suede off the shoulder collar. Silk drawstring skirt with suede hem and clear glass beads. Suede ballet shoes with shells
Reversible silk spandex bikini. Appliqué waves on top and bottom. Orange background with blue waves or blue background with orange waves.
Destroyed suede, open toed ballet flats with two shells. Destroyed suede and leather flip flop with wave graphic. Destroyed suede, closed toe ballet flats with three shells. Destroyed suede ballet flat with ankle strap.