YOU AS DESIGNER CREATE YOUR SWIMWEAR COLLECTION

That's right! We’re offering you the opportunity to make your dream come true making your SWIMWEAR COLLECTION with a personal style..!!

 GET INSPRIRED!

It's fun…super fun! We call it "CUSTOM MADE BRAND" and simply become the brand behind your brand. This is your chance to exhibit your talent and profit and reveal your creativity. We've made it accessible for just about anyone* to launch an exclusive bikini collection without requiring exorbitant upfront costs or design experience. For a $300.00 - $350.00 ( under wired)per swimsuit style, 18 pieces per style minimum 8 styles ranging from $35.00 to $55.00 per suit and you'll gain access to top designers and leverage our experienced production team. This fee includes research and development and anything else needed to transform your dream model into a reality swimsuit prototype.

We're the first complete vertical integrated swimwear apparel manufacturer service in the USA offering textile printing, pattern making developing, grading, marking, sample and production to offer this option on a scale that's accessible and affordable and at the same time using only the finest swimwear fabrics available in the industry.

 

HERE’S HOW IT WORKS:

  1.      Send us digital pictures or sketches of your swimsuits you like. If you own a model and would like to make adaptations then mail us the sample and share your ideas.

 

  1.      Choose, among other things, fabric patterns, colors, cut, design and accessories. Design as many styles as you like but remember each swimsuit sample prototype entails an upfront fee of $300.00 to $350.00 (underwired). At this point we would also be able to determine the cost components of producing each style swimsuit. Prices vary depending on the materials and accessories used.

 

  1.      During the development stage we'll constantly be trading emails and phone calls to exchange ideas and provide instant feedback.

 

  1.      Preview and approve the prototype before it goes into mass production.

 

  1.      The minimum quantity 8 styles. 12 bikinis per style in 4 sizes 2-XS, 4-SM, 4-MED, 2-LG. totaling order of 96 bikinis in your collection.

 

  1.      Depending on the easy or complexity of producing each swimsuit, delivery can take anywhere between 4 to 8 weeks.

 

FAQ’S

HOW MANY SWIMSUITS SHOULD I LAUNCH AS PART OF MY COLLECTION?

Customers who want to launch their own SWIMWEAR BIKINI COLLECTION tend to start off with about 6 to 10 different swimsuit styles. We suggest no less than 6 and not more than 10 designs but the final quantity will depend on your budget and business plan.

HERE IS AN EXAMPLE OF 7 STYLES TOTALING  126 SETS TOP'S W/ BOTTOM BIKINIS MINIMUM READY TO LAUNCH YOUR WEBSITE, SEND SAMPLES TO YOUR SALE REP’S AND EXHIBIT IN TRADE SHOWS.

Print Name

X-Small

Small

Medium

Large

La Playa

3

6

6

3

Monaco

3

6

6

3

Isla 

3

6

6

3

Mar y Arena

3

6

6

3

Caribbean Soul

3

6

6

3

Sol Azul

3

6

6

3

Arena Blanca

3

6

6

3

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO PROTOTYPE ONE SWIMSUIT?

It costs $300 to $350 (underwired) depending on the complexity of the swimsuit. You will receive 1 pattern and a 1st sample swimsuit prototype including 1 revision fitting adjustment.

ARE YOU THE CHEAPEST?

No, we aren't the cheapest. You may find some contractors in the USA that are cheaper. But, they usually also want larger production quantities, and more importantly, they do not provide the additional services that we do.  Furthermore, cheap pay ends up with cheap results, in our honest opinion--there are many shortcuts to producing a swimwear, and we don't do that--we want to make sure we deliver a product you're happy with, and we can be proud of having made.  Most of our competitors are purely just sewing contractors, and you have to have the right product for their facility or else they won't work with you.

DO YOU DO ALL YOUR DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION IN THE USA?
Yes. We are proud to be made in the USA. There are a lot of talented people here, and great work is still being produced here.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO PROTOTYPE A COLLECTION?

Prototyping sample suits usually takes anywhere between 4 weeks. Once you approve the prototype sample, it takes about 4-6 weeks to complete production. Once the bikinis are packaged and dispatched from our New York location.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO LAUNCH MY OWN SWIMWEAR COLLECTION?

The final cots of your SWIMWEAR COLLECTION would depend on the complexity and accessories applied to each swim suits.  Embellishments can add as much as 50% to the total cost of a swim suits.  The price point for a simple design is approximately $35.00 while the more sophisticated styles can cost up to $75.00.  

WHAT PATTERNS AND ACCESSORIES CAN I USE TO DEVELOP MY SWIMWEAR DESIGNS?

You can choose our designs swim suits patterns and access to accessory suppliers so if you have something specific in mind we can check if it’s available in the market.

WHAT HAPPEN TO MY PATTERNS ONCE FINISHED PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT?  
We keep all our patterns in our system Gerber or Lectra CAD system and can make a copy of all patterns onto a disk or drive and provide that to the customer once the production is completed. Usually, customers take back the hard patterns, which we prefer as well.

CAN I PRINT MY OWN EXCLUSIVE FABRIC DESIGN?

Developing bikinis with your exclusive design is possible but largely depends on your budget and deadline constraints. If you'd like to develop your own fabric design you'll have to send us your designs.  This exclusive print process costs $120.00 and will give you access to the best design, print and color technology available. We can duplicate any design you send in digital format tiff and in the color of your choice. 

CAN YOU SOURCE MY SWIMWEAR FABRIC AND ACCESSORIES?
We can source basic fabrics such Nylon / Spandex Blends, lining, underwire, hooks, sliders, etc.

IF I DO WORK WITH YOU, CAN I HAVE THE FABRIC SENT DIRECTLY TO YOU?

Yes. When you have placed an order, fabric can be sent directly to us and we can store it until we cut and sew it. This is very common for our long distance customers.  Any fabric that is left over after production is yours, and your responsibility.  Any fabric left longer than 6 months is sold to closeout companies.  If you do need to keep fabric longer than 6 months, we charge $100/month for storage.

HOW DO I FOLLOW THE DEVELOPING PROGRESS?

We’ll frequently update you by email or phone. We’ll also send pictures of the prototype on a mannequin or real body if you prefer. We will send you the prototype (at your expense) for your final approval before we go ahead and produce 126 bikinis sets top's w/ bottoms in the combination of sizes you request. The mix of sizes can include X-Small, Small, Medium and Large.

CAN YOU ADD MY LOGO?

Yes, we can add your logo to hang tags, labels and sanitary stickers. You must supply all accessories been use for your style swimwear. 

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO SHIP MY ORDER?

Shipping fees depend on which expedited service we use, final destination, number of packages and gross weight. We always ship the best lower shipping rate thru FedEx.

WHAT IS THE ADVANTAGE OF WORKING WITH YOUR COMPANY?

The biggest advantages people find working with us is: 

1) That you're able to save time by going to one place instead of having to run back and forth between the pattern maker, the grader/ marker, the cutter, the sewer, and the printer house--we are the 1-stop shop for most people.
2) The ability to produce garments in smaller quantities to suit your budgets.
3) We are able to produce almost all types of swimwear garments at our shop.
4) We are flexible to work with most of your existing needs--we work a solution around you, instead of fitting you into our services.

 

For more information on designing your own bikinis please send us an email with your questions. It's always nice to put a voice behind an email and I would be more than happy to call you at a time and day of your preference to answer any questions you may have.

 

*CERTAIN RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY

We reserve the right to evaluate and approve candidates on a case by case basis. We may request a non-refundable deposit that would apply towards the total value of your order. This is simply an effort to separate serious candidates from time wasters.