From August 17 through August 19, thousands of VIP guests came together to join Nikki Beach Koh Samui, in association with LifestyleAsia.com, to celebrate the inaugural Nikki Beach Fashion & Arts Weekend.
Attracting the attention of socialites from across Asia, the Nikki Beach Fashion & Arts Weekend featured live paintings by local Thai artists and Matt Diamond, live music from resident DJ Andy Vier and guest DJs Dean Michaels and Kensho, and fashion from designers showcasing their resort wear collections, including Asian designer Max Tan and Koh Samui’s leading independent designer Vicky Curtis,
Located on the idyllic island of Koh Samui in Thailand on the West Coast shores of Lipa Noi beach, Nikki Beach Koh Samui sits beachside and features picturesque views of Thai sunsets. Featuring signature Nikki Beach style, the beach club includes an expansive copper roof dome where the main bar and VIP lounges are located, a fine dining area centralized around a signature Tatani table, The Bakery Café, a Nikki Beach Clothing boutique, an open terrace with a sunken DJ booth, underwater speakers and a wood deck decorated by the club’s famed white day beds and opium beds.
At the recent Nikki Beach Fashion & Arts Weekend, guests were given the opportunity to sample locally produced skincare products by Simply Samui and imported Australian premium accessories by Djaafar. On Friday, leading Samui chefs joined forces to create a ‘food as art’ feast and a lavish VIP party was held showcasing a special flamenco dance performance. On Sunday, the weekend closed to the brand’s famous Amazing Sunday Brunch.
Often referred to as the “sexiest place on earth,” Nikki Beach was founded in 1998 as an ultimate beach club concept by combining elements of dining, music, fashion, art and entertainment into one. Nikki Beach is currently in ten cities in eight different countries, including Miami Beach, Florida, USA; St. Tropez, France; St. Barth, French West Indies; Marbella, Spain; Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; Marrakech, Morocco; Koh Samui, Thailand; Mallorca, Spain and pop-up locations in Cannes, France during the Cannes International Film Festival and in Canada during the Toronto International Film Festival.