Lenny Niemeyer arrived in Rio de Janeiro in 1979 to start her career
as a Fashion designer, creating bikinis for famous Brazilian labels. In
1991, she decided to launch her own brand by opening her first store in
Ipanema. Nowadays Lenny has 19 freestanding stores in Brazil, and is
sold in over 200 multi-brand boutiques.
Previously a renowned
landscape architect, her love of nature influences her print design and
aesthetic. Lenny has since transformed into a true fashion legend.
Since her runway debut in 1997, the name Lenny Niemeyer has been
synonymous with high-fashion swimwear, receiving worldwide recognition
with famous models in the fashion world walking her shows during the Rio
Fashion Week, like Gisele Bündchen, Naomi Campbell, Isabelli Fontana
and Izabel Goulart.
"I create glamorous looks with distinctive
elements", says Lenny. "I design for the independent, chic woman and my
suits are meant to highlight their feminity, beauty and charm."
Lenny Niemeyer is definitely a trendsetter and ambassador of the “beach
couture” concept. Twenty years ago Lenny conceived sophisticated
swimwear embellished with accessories such as natural stones and even
ceramics, followed by innovative lines of “after beach” collections,
changing the Brazilian world of beachwear fashion forever.
Lenny Niemeyer is sold at top retailers worldwide, in South and North America, Europe, Australia, Asia and the Middle East.
Avenida Duque de Loulé, 77, 1º Esq.
Tel. +351 213 103 500