Liliana Montoya

Photography by Pedro Heshike



Liliana Montoya Swim 2015 Mermaids Collection

MIAMI, FL. (July 2014) –Liliana Montoya swim Collection 2015 is inspired by the natural beauty of her native Latin American roots bringing to live a collection called Mermaids, as a legend mermaids are the women of the sea who emerge from the bottom of the ocean enchanting the sailors around the world.

Montoya’s collections celebrate the colors of sprawling ocean hues, coral, tropical fish, seaweed and coastal landscapes. Her signature gold heart ornament adorns many of her pieces, adding her personal warmth as the heart is the universal symbol of love and romance.

The appeal of the line can be found in the fine details of the design and its quality materials. Refined fabrics, ornaments, and brilliant colors and patterns are the essentials for the sophisticated woman seeking the highest quality in her life and her garments. The brand is comprised of standard and stylized cuts with handcrafted elements that bare the stamp of the diverse cultures and colors of Latin America. Liliana Montoya is in the forefront of the “bikini evolution”. Women evolve and so does fashion. It is this sense of history and feel for time that Montoya continues to capture and create her line each season. She meets the needs of cultured and international women worldwide with fun loving, care free swim wear garments, bikinis and one pieces with select cuts & styles, that showcase the true beauty of today’s modern woman.

Mermaids show sponsored by Norwegian Cruise Line

About Liliana Montoya
Liliana Montoya is the Creative Director and Founder of LILIANA MONTOYA SWIM. She is based in Miami Beach, Florida. Born and raised in Medellin, Colombia she was awarded “ Best Swim Designer” and graduated with honors at the Design University in her town. Lilliana Montoya brought her swim collection to reality in 2006. She initiates operations under her name, with feminine line offering innovative garments of high quality and embellished hand work.Fabrics, lycras and accesssories are sourced from Colombia. Her tropical roots and latin based diversity brings stamps, influenced by her culture reinterpreted in a new version of gaudyand equilibrium textures adding luxurywithout ostentation. The influence of Latin American fashion  can be seen world-wide and is reflected in the countless details in garments that also generate a strong visual impact. Every garment and detail of  Liliana Montoya’s  line is created on the search for flirty, romantic, unique  bikinis exploring new scenarios combining pastel colors as well mixing texture and silhouettes. As an Iconic touch  when she was a child she replaced the M from Montoya signature  as a heart and it  became the trade- mark of the Brand. Each bikini has a gold touched heart that represents the passion she embraces for every single bikini she creates, as Montoya calls their models “Mermaids”.