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Photo: Danielle Atkins (Kulani Kinis' Creative Director & Founder)

MIAMI, FL(SMI-WOMEN-FASHION-JULY 28, 2022)-The 2022 Miami SwimWeek /The Shows concluded in magnificent fashion last Sunday (July 17,) after hosting a week of events and over 70+ swimsuit models runway shows during a hot-summer week at SLS Hotel in South Beach Miami, Florida.

Miami has become the Mecca or the Capital of the Swimsuit as Miami SwimWeek/the Shows held its annual Swimsuit model runways shows, where swimsuit/resorts brands from all over the world gather every year to exhibit its latest collections and trends of the swimwear apparel industry.

There were  over 150+ overall runways shows  during this annual 2022 Miami SwimWeek that takes place during the summer, where exhibiting brands, buyers and press/media organizations meet every year in South Beach, Miami to attend the week of festivities of glamour, fashion and after-parties for entertainment.

In addition to the runway shows, there were three swimwear Expo/Conventions that took place over the weekend during 2022 Miami Swimweek; the SwimShow and Cabana Show at Miami Beach Convention Center, and the Hammock Show at New World Symphony.


Women Starlight visited the Cabana Show & spoke with Danielle Atkins, the creative director/designer & Founder of the swimwear label " Kulani Kinis" from Australia and this is what she said about her brand:


Women Starlight: What's your name, title and the brand that you represent ?

Danielle Atkins : My name is Danielle Atkins and I'm the designer and founder of "Kulani Kinis " from Sydney, Australia.


Women Starlight:
How long have you been exhibiting at Cabana Show or any other trade expo ?

Danielle Atkins : This is our first year at Cabana Show.We used to exhibit at SwimShow but due to Covid-19, we couldn't come here for the past two years but with our new rep now we are here.


Women Starlight: What can you tell us about your brand, its name and latest collection ?

Danielle Atkins : We've been in business for seven years and " Kulani Kinis " means
" My Paradise ". Our next collection is called Resort 2023 " Favorite Dream ", which it will be launch at the end of October. It's a very colorful collection and we'll be doing the shooting (Photo-Shoot) in Mexico. It's all about bring back picture of colors. We are bringing back some Oxy electric violet, some nuts sticks, some swells, abstract with checks with a lot eye biscuits, We love that, since our brand name is referencing to Hawaii so we draw the colors of the ocean and the balse.


Women Starlight:Does you brand sell worldwide ?

Danielle Atkins : Yes through our website worldwide, Canada, Australia. U.K. and Europe.

Women Starlight: How will your rate your brand standard, medium or high-end and what is your target audience ?

Danielle Atkins : We are in the medium range starting at $55.00 per piece and our target demographic young female audience.


Women Starlight:
Thank You for your time and Good Luck with the 2023 Collection.