Undercolors of Benetton Spring/Summer 2012 Beachwear Collection

It’s high summer now and high time to get ready for the holiday season by purchasing the most vibrant and colorful swimwear. Think blue, red, purple, yellow, orange and all the rainbow colors, as the United Colors of Benetton is here! So in the new seaside season, the Italian label goes to Africa and takes us on an exotic safari trip in the color-blocking mood. Slip into the eye-popping colors and prints of summer with the Undercolors of Benetton spring/summer 2012 beachwear collection and add a special touch to your beach-ready look. There are lots of show-stopping mixtures of colors and prints, inserts, borders and details, evoking the hottest trends of the season, from color blocking to animal prints, flowers, stripes and ethnic touches.


The Undercolors of Benetton spring/summer 2012 beachwear collection already brings a feeling of relaxation thanks to the cheerful and colorful holiday atmosphere. The main themes of the collection are safari city, color-block and punk. The Safari City line is described by the use of purple and lime shades, as well as exotic prints, such as flowers, tropical vines and geometric tribal touches.
With color blocking being one of the hottest trends of the season, UCB also uses this technique while creating its swimwear, only instead of combining two or more colors together, it rather creates a harmonious mix of plain hues with the help of inserts, piping and details in a strong contrast with the main hues of the pieces. Moreover, sometimes the brand turns to the so called print blocking, such as mixing flowers with stripes.
The punk collection is characterized by the dominance of sequins, mesh, openwork, fringes and tunnels. The Brazilian bikinis come mainly in elegant black and white hues that make the collection so stunning.

Targeting a wide range of tastes and needs, the Undercolors of Benetton spring/summer 2012 beachwear collection features bikinis and one-piece swimsuits, short shorts, dazzling cover-ups and breezy dresses all in bright hues and prints. This season, step out of boxes and be brave and adventurous while choosing your beachwear and the matching accessories. Be sure that with the Undercolors of Benetton you are sure to instantly land on the spotlight!

Photos courtesy of United Colors of Benetton