The Botanical and Striped 'Escape Artist' for Teen Vogue

 - Nov 17, 2009   Updated: May 26 2011
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Model Auguste Abeliunaite is an 'Escape Artist' for Teen Vogue. The vacation-inspired fashion feature highlights nautical stripes and bold floral patterns for the magazine's December 2009 issue.

Photographed by Lachlan Bailey and styled by fashion editor Nancy Rohde, 'Escape Artist' for Teen Vogue shines the spotlight on fashions from Alexander Wang, Marc Jacobs, Kate Spade, Nanette Lepore, and Diane von Furstenberg.

Implications - Although seasonal, beach wear is a big hit among those looking to style and profile when they hit the beach. Designer swim suits are great, but consumers are looking for something more when they're out of the water. With that in mind, brands have produced a number of hats, towels and loose pieces that allow people to cover up with items that perfectly compliments their swim wear.