For dramatic, retro-feel beachwear, look to Emilio Pucci. The label was founded in 1947 when the Italian designer became recognized for his skiwear designs for a female friend. Since then, the label has received international acclaim and is renowned for its bold prints and elegant feminine shapes. Emilio Pucci now also comprises ready-to-wear including a range of kaftans and beach dresses. Injected with colour and and 70s retro prints, the offering ranges from off-the shoulder minis to floor-length silks.