Normally, I am not able to post any behind the scenes from my shoots until the final images are released. Lucky for you, the amazing swim shoot I just worked on for K.Belo swimwear just had its behind the scenes shots posted to their Facebook page, so I couldn’t resist sharing the making of our fun St. Tropez in NYC shoot…

K.Belo SS’12 swim top and bottom; Jessica Simpson hat and Vince Camuto shoes (both at TJMaxx)

H&M ring; Beth Lauren bracelet.

On Liz: Free People top (similar); J.Crew tank; DKNYC pants (Marshalls, similar online); Seychelles sandals (similar); House of Harlow sunnies; etc… watchband bracelets; wood bangles (Nordstrom Rack). 

On Marcella (model): K Belo swimsuit; Nine West shoes.

Charlie Taylor (hairstylist)

Maria Scali (makeup artist)

Ehren Joseph (photographer)

Diane Belgrod (designer and founder of K.Belo) wearing E.Kammeyer headband pulled for the shoot.

On Liz: Paul Smith cardigan (similar); hat from TJMaxx.

On Diane: Jessica Simpson hat (TJMaxx).

Summer is just around the corner and you’re going to want to get your hands on these adorable swimsuits with fabric from Brazil, but made in NY. Stay tuned for images from the entire collection of the K.Belo summer 2012 swimwear collection…

xo Liz