5 Ethical Swimwear Labels
It’s the time of year to start the daunting and somewhat dreaded task of finding a new bikini that won’t make you want to hide away from the beach all summer, but these 5 ethical brands (with prettiest togs I ever did see) might make the job a little bit easier, and will actually make you feel good about swimwear shopping for a change!
1. Bombshell Bay Swimwear
If only all fashion labels cared about the environment as much as Bombshell Bay does. Just having a read of their about page makes it clear that this label is taking no short cuts when it comes to creating sustainable swimwear that will not only make you feel great wearing it, but will also make you feel guilt free knowing how little impact this swimwear is making on the planet.
2. Alice Nightingale
All handmade from scratch down to the hand illustrated prints, Alice Nightingale creates the most gorgeous swimwear that are more or less pieces of art then just a swimming costume. The attention to detail in every stitch will ensure a bikini that will be loved for many years to come.
3. Camp Cove Swim
Designed, printed and handmade in Australia, Camp Cove Swim oozes retro, beachy vibes. Highlighting the importance of comfort and individuality and with so many prints and styles to choose from you will be sure to find the perfect bikini for you.
4. Salt Gypsy
Salt Gypsy makes sustainable swimwear from enconyl, a textiles that is made up from recycled nylon waste such as fishing nets, carpet and clothing, all while supporting local seamstresses to ensure amazing quality swimwear. If it wasn’t already kickass enough, this label also has a strong ethos in empowering woman which really shows through in their amazing body positive swimwear.
Stidson is a handmade, sustainable, and conscious swimwear label from England. Made from recycled fabric (including velvet, so lush!), this stunning swimwear label believes in quality over quantity, bespoke over mass produced, handmade over fast fashion.
Here’s hoping this list of beautiful and inspiring, ethical swimwear labels helps you with your next bikini purchase!