07/21/2012 10:52 am ET Updated Jul 19, 2013

Eclairee 2013 Collection Preview At Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim, Miami Beach (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Who better to design bikinis than a former bikini model? Having grown up on South Florida beaches, Kelly Carrington's been in bathing suits her whole life. But for the 2013 Éclairée collection, she jet-setted to some of the world's other most glamorous shores, including St. Tropez, Monaco, and Ibiza, to get even more inspiration. The result: Riviera sophistication, a dash of scuba, and a collection shot through with a blaze of Miami brights.