Archives Jan. 23, 2013

estilo: Beyond the Bikini

Take a glimpse into Paula's Estilo – "style" in Portuguese – as we take you
beyond the bikini and into what inspires the ViX lifestyle. From behind-the-scenes moments
to Paula's own interpretation on luxury living, ViX is more than just a bikini.

Art in the House of Hermanny

January 23rd, 2013

An elegant woman, poised, paintbrush in hand.

Sculptures, hand shaped and formed, tangible in beauty.

A canvas of reclaimed wood, white boats painted like those in Capri.


These vivid impressions were ViX designer Paula Hermanny’s earliest memories of art.  Her continued fascination and appreciation for art grew from youthful preoccupation to full manifestation through her present day designs. She credits her paternal grandmother, Joana, for unlocking the world of art for her early on.

“She was a born artist,” Paula explained, citing that Joana had lived in Europe, immersed in a continent steeped in art.  “She did everything! She ...