FROM the shores of Byron Bay to a catwalk in the US, swimwear designer Lisa Burke is conquering the fashion industry in leaps and bounds.

Ms Burke's locally-born swimwear label Lisa Blue has been selected to feature at the Mercedes-Benz Swim Fashion Week and Swim Show in Miami next month, after a successful stint at Australian Fashion Week recently.

“Taking Lisa Blue to Miami is the next big step in what has already been a busy year,” Ms Burke said.

“The response has been phenomenal and I'm looking forward to making our mark at what is the biggest swim fashion event in the world.”

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