Emily for Minimale Animale–Following up her Sports Illustrated debut as a Rookie, model Emily Ratajkowski continues to flaunt her amazing figure in the spring-summer 2014 lookbook from Minimale Animale. The swimwear and apparel label enlists Henrik Purrienne to photograph Emily alongside Jennier Ackerman and Amanda Booth in sizzling hot looks including cut-off denim, sexy swimsuits and surfwear. / Makeup by Bethany McCarty, Hair by Ramsell
Kate Defies Gravity–The fiftieth anniversary issue of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit issue follows up its cheeky cover with a feature starring Kate Upton. The girl of the moment poses in Cape Canaveral, Florida, at an air force base. Working it for photographer James Macari, the blonde bombshell rocks gold bikinis while she defies gravity at zero Gs. You can see the full Swimsuit Issue online at SI.com. Also, make sure to check out Kate’s recent Sam Edelman ads.
Swim Style–Following up its first swim catalogue, Victoria’s Secret releases its second book featuring Candice Swanepoel on the cover. The images were shot on location in St. Barths and Candice is joined by fellow blondes Camilla Rowe and Brit Maren in the sunny images. Those on the east coast will definitely appreciate the beach faring weather with the girls sporting sexy bikini and bandeau styles.
Swim Fan–”Sports Illustrated” model Alysssa Miller appears in the January-February issue of jetset lifestyle magazine, Elite Traveler. In front of Adam Franzino’s lens, the brunette babe steams up the camera in swimwear looks from labels such as Reed Krakoff, Calvin Klein Collection and Hermes. Stylist Ronald Burton dresses Alyssa in denim, bikinis and glittering jewelry in the high gloss images. For more Alyssa, see her recent Singles Korea shoot.
Endless Summer–The January issue of Cosmopolitan Australia shows off a mix of casual and beachwear style with a new fashion shoot starring Juliana Forge. Photographed by Richard Freeman, the local beauty soaks up the sun while posing in Somoa with the locals. Fashion editor Nicole Adolphe makes sure Juliana pops with colorful looks from Bec & Bridge, Camilla and Marc, ASOS and more.
Beach Babe–For its spring-summer 2014 swimwear campaign, Spanish brand Andres Sarda features Czech model Denisa Dvorakova as its face. In front of Txema Yeste’s lens, the blonde babe (who previously showed off her svelte figure in Elle Czech) rocks a sexy mix of one-pieces, bikinis, metallic fabrics and skirt looks. Captured at the beach, her suntanned skin and tousled tresses makes for a stunning look.
VS Swim Season – The highly anticipated 2014 Victoria’s Secret Swim catalog has been released. This just part one of a multi-part series which we have seen an Instagram preview of last month. Models Candice Swanepoel, Behati Prinsloo, Magdalena Frackowiak, Martha Hunt, Lily Aldridge and Alessandra Ambrosio soak up the sun in these St. Tropez snapped images. The full catalogue is a whopping 91 pages, but you can see a preview of it below.
Irina’s 2014 Swim – Russian model Irina Shayk is back once again for the spring 2014 campaign from Beach Bunny Swimwear photographed by Yu Tsai. We last saw the dark-haired stunner in the spring 2013 campaign for the brand, and these new images feature Irina posing on the beach wearing sexy bikinis, colorful coverups and monokini styles. It looks like Irina is already off to a great start for 2014, landing her second Vogue cover for Vogue Mexico’s January issue.
Nina in Tulum – Following up her appearance in the spring Beach Bunny lookbook, Nina Agdal shows off swimsuits once again for a new shoot featured in Gosee Magazine. The Sports Illustrated model poses for Antoine Verglas in Tulum, Mexico, looking sexy in bikini styles and reminding us that spring is just around the corner. Click over to Goseemag.com to see the complete shoot.
Water Girl – The December 2013 cover story of L’Equipe Sport & Style already has spring in mind with this swimwear shoot starring Daria Werbowy. The Canadian top model poses for Mathieu Cesar in designer bathing suit looks styled by Marie Hugo. Photographed in black and white, Daria looks ready for the new season in the seaside snaps.