Happy swimsuit shopping season!
Sun’s out, suits on! Here’s a list of the best 13 sustainable swimwear brands for summer 2023.
Catch us living in our Bromelia swimsuits all summer long! The new spring ‘23 collection features everything from classic black bikinis to animal print one-pieces. Locally and ethically made from soft, smooth Brazilian fabric, these sustainable swimsuits are just what you need to take your eco-friendly summer fashion game to the next level.
We’re obsessed with JOLYN’s latest surf collection, and here’s why! First, it showcases styles for active women ranging from XS to 3X. Second, it emphasizes sustainability through the use of discarded fishing nets to create the fabric. Third, the swim line is a partnership with Intrsxtn Surf, an LA-based collective that aims to create a more inclusive surf community, specifically for women of color.
Whether you like full coverage or prefer to show some cheeks, Kitty and Vibe has a suit for that! Aside from the classics, the inclusive swimwear brand stocks an uber-adorable swim and exercise dress, the Play Dress! Whatever ‘fit you choose, swim easy knowing your garment is made of 100% recycled materials.
Wolven’s sustainable suits are perfect for your next pool day, beach trip, or boat party. The Elektriflora One Shoulder One Piece is our pick of the summer! The reversible plastic bottle-based fabric offers two different vibes—a bright pink solid and a colorful kaleidoscope pattern.
SEPTEMBER is one of our favorite brands for ethical, sustainable, and inclusive swimsuits! Their new summer collection includes designs and coverage options for everything from sipping on Piña Coladas by the pool at Soho House to surfing huge waves at 5am in Hawaii. The eco-friendly swimwear brand uses regenerated nylon made from rescued materials like abandoned fishing nets, fabric scraps, and plastic waste.
Galamaar works to put an end to fast fashion with its durable, earth-conscious swimsuits. How? By crafting suits with a timeless design out of high-quality materials, reducing the need to buy new swimsuits 25/8. So peruse Galamaar’s 2023 Lōkahi Collection, and get ready for a new staple swimsuit to outlast all the others!
Calling all beach bums! This woman-owned Australian swimwear brand stocks all the best suits for your next water excursion. We’re talking about bikinis, one-pieces, long-sleeve swim tops, and sarongs! Shapes in the Sand uses recycled, bio-based fabrics to make all of their products that are packaged in recycled materials.
Follow Suit designs each of its garments with four values in mind—quality, fit, integrity, and vibrancy. And when you shop the styles on their website, you’ll notice the incredible attention to detail across the board. For example, the Flora One Piece showcases an innovative style with practical coverage and a stunning shape, all made from recycled nylon material.
On a mission to clean up the oceans and inspire women to be free in their bodies, Remnant Bikinis makes fashion-forward swimsuits using upcycled ocean plastic. Purchase a matching set or go for a creative top and bottom combination—whatever floats your boat! Each order comes in biodegradable packaging through a carbon-neutral shipping program, too!
Dippin’ Daisy’s vibrant colors and patterns allow your personality to shine through your swimwear. Pick the option that best suits your aura and go own that pool party! But don’t worry, those bright colors and beautiful prints are achieved through digital printing, which saves water, ink, and fabric!
Still haven’t found the perfect cruelty-free swimsuit for you? NOIZE to the rescue! This vegan clothing brand stocks a huge selection of swim pieces made from eco-friendly materials. And yes, they offer swim shorts designed for men as well! Use promo code VEGOUT15 for 15% off your order.
Since its inception, Londre has diverted over 750,000 plastic bottles from beaches and streets into their swimsuits. And when you see the sleek, minimalist designs from this woman-owned swimwear company, you’ll fall head-over-heels in love! We can’t get over how cute the Ruffle Top in Flat White is!
Zonach honors people and the planet in their day-to-day operations. Each recycled nylon suit is made ethically in the United States by manufacturing partners who are paid fair wages. On top of that, Zonarch practices digital printing and plastic-free shipping, and they donate 3% of yearly revenue to 1% For The Planet, Room To Read, and Dirt.
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