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KRELwear Swim Week Luau
KRELwear Hosts Luau At The Freehand For Miami Swim Week
Happy hour festivities will include “Stitch N Bitch” and a pop-up shop.
Miami – KRELwear, a locally-based collection of handmade tropical knits, takes over the Freehand hotel (2727 Indian Creek Drive) with a Hawaiian hukilau on July 19, from 6-9 p.m., during the annual Miami Swim Week. Founder and designer Karelle Levy will present her new resort pieces inspired by retro Hawaiian pop culture.
An informal fashion show for limited-edition and one-off styles will be staged throughout the lobby and garden. The event also features a pop-up shop and “Stitch N Bitch,” a monthly knitting workshop for novices to experts taught by Levy.
Complimentary Peroni Nastro Azzurro shandies the first hour, Frank Says Hi photo booth, while DJ Camp Gabby (Gabby Mejia) provides tunes. Jessica Bosch will style the looks. Sponsored Olsuss Skin Boutique. Jewels provided by Rochenne Sol Jewelry, and shoes by MIA.
Levy founded KRELwear in 2002. She and her design assistant Eva Rodriguez hand-loom lightweight, breathable fabrics for dresses, caftans, tops, skirts, hot shorts, rompers and accessories. Exclusively developed fabrics are made with plant-based fibers for chic, comfortable looks.