not sure what took me so long to post these photos, but i attended an event hosted by quiksilver just before sandy reared her unattractive head. with an appearance by synchronized swimmers the aqualillies (so graceful!) and swimwear pieces close-pinned around the outdoor bar at the dream hotel set the stage for an ideal reveal of quiksilver’s upcoming collection called “the bathers.” why the name? “‘cause we have our most robust offering of swimwear to date,” said head designer john moore. boom.