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Announcing BESTinSWIM 2015: RICA Swim

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Kelly Killoren Bensimon is proud to announce RICA Swim as BESTinSWIM 2015. Please join her on July 17th, 2015 at the Dream Hotel Rooftop in South Beach, Miami from 5PM-8PM to celebrate and view RICA’s latest collection. RSVP to: BESTinSWIM15@kellykbensimon.com About RICA: Rica is a vibrant and sensuous swimwear collection featuring fashion forward pieces that push the boundaries of traditional swimwear without neglecting the importance of comfort. The luxurious fabrics from Spain are hand crafted…

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Holiday in the Hamptons

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Holiday in the Hamptons. This 4th of July was filled with holiday festivities and running around to my favorite local hotspots. I headed to Ralph Lauren vintage king Bob Melet’s Melet Mercantile Outpost in Montauk for the best vintage on the East End. I even bought a pinky ring from his gorgeous toe headed blonde daughter appropriately named Summer. I also love Martine and Juan’s Vintage Store in Montauk, not only is their own line amazing, but…

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Are you the BESTinSWIM? Calling All Swimwear Designers!

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TO ENTER: Please submit your name, brand, mission statement and 3 photos from your latest collection and submit via email to BESTinSWIM15@kellykbensimon.com for consideration. Submissions will not be considered without a $100 donation made to Generosity Water About BESTinSWIM: First Annual contest to be held at the DREAM Hotel in South Beach Miami during Mercedes Benz Swim Week 2015 sponsored by RICA Swim. Hosted by Kelly Killoren Bensimon, author of THE BIKINI BOOK published through Assouline…

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Cinderella at the AMFAR Ball

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We aren’t AMFAR from finding a cure for AIDS. Thank you to Kenneth Cole and the MAC AIDS fund for an incredible evening! Late night host and Housewives enthusiast Andy Cohen wore a white smoking jacket as he received his award from Sandra Bernhardt. But, it was Miley Cyrus who stole the show with her groundbreaking sales of 25 million dollars worth of lipstick, all of which goes to AMFAR. Her speech was so moving and…

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Co-hosting “The List” on HSN!

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It’s power women month at HSN and I was invited to co- host “The List” with some of my great friends and now new friends, including HSN queen-bee and fellow mid-westerner Colleen Lopez and mod supermodel, Twiggy! Aside from the intimidating notion of live television, I was so excited to head down to the sunshine state to embark on my HSN adventure! I chose my “go-to” look which consists of perfectly ROGAN fitting jeans, RRL…

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