By: Marisa on October 31, 2014
By: Marisa on October 29, 2014
It’s a known fact we all love a good scare. Even if we closed our eyes during The Exorcist, or hold our breath going down the first drop of a roller coaster, or put on our Brazilian cut bikinis right after the holidays, it’s the adrenaline rush that we keep coming back for. It’s pretty much why we watch American Horror Story. With Halloween approaching, we decided to get into the spirit and find some of the best places in the United States that serve up a solid scare factor. Who knows, if one of these little gems is in your area, it might be worth a visit rather than scaring kids off your porch with a Publix Cinnamon Broom. (We don’t do that….really..). Here’s what we've got so far: Lizzie Borden House Fall River, Massachusetts In 1892 Andrew and Abby Borden were murdered 50 miles south of Boston. Although acquitted, Lizzie Borden ... read more!
By: Marisa on October 29, 2014
Shopping South Beach swimsuits is a scene like no other in the United States. Bikinis become a staple to every day life, since the weather rarely dips below a cool 70 degrees year-round. With such beautiful weather, there is no reason why you can't stock up on sexy swimwear. This is why a few years ago, our CEOs decided to set up shop and become one of the most successful boutiques in Miami. Orchid Boutique is proud to have a home in South Beach, the swimwear capital of the world (not sure if that exists, but now it does). Besides nightlife and an eclectic combination of cultures, Miami shopping is also huge for tourists and residents alike. So much so, that Ivan Rincon and Mayra Jimenez decided not only to house our e-commerce team here, but also to set up our infamous showroom for the most unique Miami shopping experience around. Our showroom, ... read more!
By: Marisa on October 28, 2014
By now, we're sure you've been reading all of our designer spotlight blogs with such fervor that it's consumed each and every workday. So why not add some more fuel to that fashion fire, and bring you the 2015 PilyQ Swimwear collection. Feast your eye on their HOTTEST designs yet. PilyQ is the most creative, charming and freshest line of European inspired “cabana chic” swim and resort wear. With an artistically alluring array of sexy swimsuits and fashionable tunics for the beach or pool, flirty shorts and feminine dresses for shopping, comfy lounge wear for travel as well as elegant attire for sunset cocktails and fine evening dining, PilyQ encompasses everything a woman needs for a stylish getaway from sun up to sun down. Check it out if you don't believe us: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jERl7I8_fH0 Designer Rundown: Pily Queipo & Amber Delecce With thirty years of combined industry experience and unbounded love for their ... read more!
By: Marisa on October 22, 2014
Halloween is officially upon us and we couldn't be more excited. Now we know you’d rather be lounging poolside in your resort wear with a nice cold beverage rather than feel the temperature take a dip, however, we may have the answer for your monokini blues. The first step? Embrace autumn. Think pumpkins, falling leaves, vibrant colors, & our favorite, Halloween. Then picture yourself wrapped up in a blanket near the fireplace, sipping on…….a cocktail! Nothing better to get you through the long autumn nights than a delicious fall-inspired beverage. Here are our Top Halloween Drink Recipes for 2014. Bailey’s Caramel Appletini Nothing screams autumn more than a tasty caramel apple. Gooey caramel coating a gigantic juicy red delicious. Yum. But why not take those flavors and throw them into an adult beverage? In this version of a classic appletini, combine the rich flavor of Bailey’s Caramel Irish Cream, with ... read more!
By: Marisa on October 21, 2014
Introducing CA by Vitamin A Swimwear—the new collection of bikinis and beachwear to rock your socks this 2015 summer season. CA is a new style remix: Cutting-edge Cali cool with a dash of global street-style culture. It’s the bad-girl beauty with salt water in her messy waves, a slash of liquid eyeliner, and a wicked smile on her face. Prismatic prints and textured stripes meet pops of color and sexy silhouettes. Reversible styling , mix-and-match palettes, and day-to-night beachwear give a girl endless ways to switch it up. Oh, CA by Vitamin A, I love you. How much you ask? Let me count the ways. 1. The insanely stylish Jinx collection of sexy bikinis. The best part about this cutting edge design is the metallic shimmer fabric used. Not only is it fresh and fun, but you can shimmer in the sunlight without having to become a vampire. It's a win-win. 2. Urban ... read more!