Fantasia Dives Into Fashion With Swimwear Line ‘Addies Place’

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – JUNE 30: Fantasia Barrino speaks onstage during ‘From the Page to the Stage and Beyond: A Discussion of the nearly 40-Year Legacy and Impact of The Color Purple’ during the 2023 ESSENCE Festival Of Culture™ at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on June 30, 2023 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images for ESSENCE)

Grammy-award winning singer Fantasia is making a splash into the fashion space.

On Friday (July 7) Fantasia announced to her fans that she is releasing a new swimwear line in honor of her grandmother.

“Do you remember when swimwear was sexy, yet classy?” She added, “I want to bring that vibe back with an exclusive Nightgowns,swimwear and Beautiful Candle launch coming soon @addiesplacellc! In Honor of my Grandmother 💜 Coming Soon!!!”

In the post, Fantasia models an off-white one-piece bathing suit with a matching headwrap. The one-piece features a large accent shoulder piece and a spaghetti strap.

Fantasia also took time to share her gratitude for her success so far. “I’m sitting back admiring the fact I have true Independence in having my own label, running several successful companies, watching my artists and team flourish in their gifts, bouncing back from people writing me off and over looking me, rising from the bottom and healthier than I’ve ever been, my career is catapulting, I have 4 beautiful children, 2 grandkids and happily married to a king.”

Tabitha Brown, Taraji P. Henson, and Da Brat appeared in the comments under the post. They commended Barrino-Taylor and showed their support toward the singer’s life and career journey. “Your glow-up is so inspiring!!!” Henson wrote.

The Addie’s Place Instagram page already has over 40,000 followers.