Ritchie Swimwear was founded in 1979. Head designer Ritchie B. has been making swimwear in Miami since 1980. We've had retail stores, franchise shops around the world, as well as selling in other shops and department stores around the world. The bikinis have appeared in Sports Illustrated over 7 times, on the worlds most famous models. Now, Ritchie B. has partnered with ex model Maria Checa bringing exciting new styles and pricing with the same quality, spirit and drive that has made Ritchie swimwear so successful.