Skimpy suits, bright colors, curvy models: Some things never change at Mercedes-Benz Miami Swim Week. But the annual unveiling of the latest swimsuit styles in Miami Beach that ended Monday has revealed such trends as the high-waisted look, exotic prints and contrasting colors. Here are some of the new styles:
Colorful camouflage bikini from Aguaclara
Distinctive one-shoulder swimsuit in tropical forest shades from Cote D'Or
Black and white one-piece swimsuit from Dorit
Macrame suit in bold neon green from Anna Kosturova
Doesn't everyone in a bikini carry a handbag? Pastel bikini by BCBG Max Azria
Floral bikini with matching skirt from the Luli Fama "La Dolce Vita Miami" Collection
Fuller coverage makes a comeback with high waisted styles, although we're not sure what to make of this trend, which resembles a girdle. This look is by Gottex.
Color blocking is a big trend for swimsuits in 2013. This colorblock suit by ANK By Mirla Sabino
Pink one-piece swimsuit with black pattern from White Sands Australia
Blue and white bikini with straps by Vitamin A
Everything's sunny in this gold one-piece swimsuit with cutouts by Nicolita
Another big trend: Swimisuits adorned with shiny detail. This metallic gold and brown suit is by Red Carter.
Orange and white colorblock bikini by Poko Pano
Multi-color print one-piece swimsuit by Mara Hoffman
This white one-piece swimsuit by Lisa Blue is cut to reveal a lot of skin.
Electric pink suit by Dolores Cortes
Golden one-piece swimsuit with matching skirt by Cia Maritima
Faded flag-themed swimsuit by Wildfox Swim is accessorized with pink hair and white go go boots.
Metallic gold adorned swimsuit by Aqua Di Lara