Monica's global travels provide her with endless inspiration. From the beaches of France, Mexico and Bali to all points along the southern California coast ­­ pieces of these faraway places can be seen in her designs.

Described as sophisticated beach chic, glam surfer girl, and most definitely fashion ­forward swimwear, L*Space is an award­ winning brand, recognized as SIMA's (Surf wear Industry Manufacturer's Association) swimwear brand of the year ­­ seven consecutive years. Monica was also named the 2010 Mercedes Benz swimwear designer of the year.