Pucci pop-up bikini bars hit the Med

KICKING off in Cannes – the place to be for film festival-goers, the Italian luxury label launches a new itinerant shop showcasing an exclusive range of print-tastic triangle bikinis.

All summer long, customers dropping into the Pucci boutiques that are dotted along the Mediterranean coastline can discover a special collection of color-popping string two-pieces in 19 prints.

These include the "ranuncoli", "lance", "labirinto" bestsellers, as well as the colour-rich vintage "gazelle", "parasol" and "libellula" designs.

The capsule collection will be available for a limited time only at the Emilio Pucci boutiques below:

Cannes: until May 28

Beirut: from June 13

Capri: July 1-15

Mykonos: July 3-20

Taormina: July 6-20

Saint-Tropez: July 25-Aug 4

Porto Cervo: July 29-Aug 13

Prices begin at €265 (RM1,283), for the Flore Maya print bikini – also retailing in the Emilio Pucci online store: www.emiliopucci.com. — AFP Relaxnews