Author Archives: steffigrest

Flea Markets of the World

Flea markets are fabulous places to while away a day looking for bargains, searching for individual and quirky items for interior design, rifling through vintage clothing and also getting inspiration for your own designs. They usually have great gastronomic options too so you can spend a happy day browsing, buying, eating and drinking! Marché aux […]

RiniKini founder, Rinat Golan, reveals what inspires her fabulous bikini designs!

RiniKini’s founder and chief designer, Rinat Golan, has spent her working life immersed in the world of swimwear design. Here, she explains a little about her experience, her inspirations and her exciting plans for RiniKini in the future. How long have you been involved in the swimwear industry? I’ve been a swimwear designer for over […]

SS16 Catwalk inspiration

I find my inspiration in many places; nature, cultural crafts, travel, street style – you name it. However, there is nothing quite like Spring-Summer catwalk to lift my spirit and make my creative desires burn! The shows are some of the most exciting events of the fashion year and I follow them avidly. The new […]

RiniKini’s round up of 2016 beach reads

If, like us, you start every year with the intention of working your way through the ever-growing stack of books on your bedside table, but never quite seem to manage to reach the bottom, read on… There is so much amazing literature out there and, unfortunately, just not enough hours in the day to consumer […]

RiniKini’s top 5 Valentines Getaway’s

As cliche as a romantic break around Valentine’s Day is, there are few people who would jump a mile at the idea of a romantic trip, be it on the 14th February or not, no?! With ‘V’ day fast approaching its time to think about where to head off too for a sunny break with […]

RiniKini in India

I love India’s textile markets. All you other textile and colour obsessives out there will know what I mean when I say it is quite literally heaven on earth. Handmade embroideries, vivid prints, bright pompoms trims, sequins… there is nowhere else in the world I would go to find such a wealth of caftmanship. I […]

Bucket list destinations: 2016

The beginning of the year is a time for planning; a time for setting new goals and dreams. Whether you dream of moving house, learning a new language or, like us, booking some new and exciting trips, we wish you the best of luck with your 2016 resolutions! We find the hardest part is deciding […]

Happy New Year from RiniKini

2015 was a great year. It brought many new beginnings and very BIG step toward making my RiniKini dream come true. Now it’s time to do it, do it, do it! As I’m such a busy bee and always seeking balance and perfection in my life so I tend to plan a lot. I always […]