The very best eco-friendly sustainable ethical swimwear brands
Please find below our best eco friendly, ethical and all round gorgeous ethical and eco-friendly swimsuits and bikinis made from innovative ethical and planet friendly materials like reclaimed plastic.
USA & Canada
Are you ready for a vacation? Shop mix and match sustainable bikini tops and bottoms and one-pieces from Reformation.
Reformation’s design mission is to make effortless silhouettes that celebrate the feminine figure. Their design process starts with thinking about what they really want to wear right now and then they source the most beautiful and sustainable fabrics possible to bring those designs to life quickly.
Founded in 2000 by California native Amahlia Stevens, Vitamin A combines feminine design with sustainable innovation. Vitamin A bikinis and bodysuits are designed and produced locally in California with exceptional attention to detail, in their signature EcoLux fabric- a technically and environmentally superior luxe fabric, made from recycled nylon.
Vitamin A gives back a portion of proceeds directly to environmental organizations who help to protect our oceans.
Alyned Together are a small female team that believes every body should look great and feel great in sustainable swimwear.
Through passion and design expertise, Alyned Together bring you the first ever size inclusive swim brand dedicated to using recycled materials and delivering body complementary styles.
No detail is too small for Galamaar to consider. From their recycled hang tags, regenerated mixed metal hardware and eco-packaging materials, Galamaar do their best to minimize their negative impact.
The biggest player in the process is their amazing sustainable techno-fabric made of nylon from discarded fishing nets that account for nearly 10% of all ocean pollution.
Not only does the fabric Galamaar use have waste-to-wear properties, but also it’s engineered to last a very long time with amazing fit retention. Combine that with their quality construction and you’ve got one long lasting swimsuit.
All Galamaar products are proudly made in Los Angeles, California.
Abigail strapless bandeau bikini top in white. Ties at back. Moderate coverage/moderate support.
mara hoffman one piece swimsuits
- Made in the USA of Italian fabric
- 78% Recycled ECONYL® nylon, 22% spandex
- Hand wash cold, dry flat
- Fabric contains UPF 50
Natasha Tonić makes sustainable swimwear from natural hemp fiber that is anti-microbial and UV resistant. The hemp swimsuits can also double as lingerie, bodysuit – the ideal addition to your increasingly ethical wardrobe.
AMARA Tulum is a Mexican ethical swimwear brand helping to support local Mexican communities by creating livable-wage jobs. AMARA Tulum also organises beach cleans to help protect wildlife from plastic waste.
UK sustainable swimsuit and ethical bikini brands
Swimsuit is just what you need this summer. Created for maximum comfort and style in the water, with secure open back design, offset side seams and low profile flatlock stitching.
Made using ECONYL® recycled yarn, from sources including disused fishing nets.
Please note: Floripawear is part of the same family as Super Bulky!
That said we just had to include Floripawear’s ethical and sustainable swimwear collection as it’s super sexy and made out of the eco friendly ECONYL fabric which uses reclaimed plastic from landfills and seas
Founded in 2016 by Anna and Henna, OHOY make swimwear from 100% ECONYL regenerated nylon made from nylon waste ghost fishing nets recovered from landfill and the oceans.
Available at ohoyswim.com
Lilliput and Felix
Ruby Moon have a great nonprofit model, using ocean-preserving materials and putting all profits towards business loans to empower female entrepreneurs worldwide.
Devon-based Davy J use 100% regenerated nylon yarn from waste including spent and ghost fishing nets. Their swimsuits are super high quality but wen they do reach the end of their life, you’re encouraged to return them so the brand can recycle them.
If you’re looking for luxury ethical swimwear that’s UK based then ToDiveFor is a go to sustainable brand
Stay Wild Swim
Made by Zanna Van Dijk and Natalie Glaze, Stay Wild Swim swimwear is made from ECONYL® reclaimed from landfill and oceans.
Marble Swimwear are based in the UK and vet every single element of their production to ensure that it’s environmentally conscious. From the fabrics used to make their swimwear, the material it is packaged in, through to the methods used to deliver it to you.
Marble Swimwear are committed to ensure that every decision made is done with the planet at the forefront of our minds.
Pursuit the Label
When the beautiful and surf loving Love islander Lucie Donlan stepped into the villa for the first time in a pink eco friendly sustainable swimwear from little-known UK ethical clothing brand it immediately sold out….of course.
This stunning flagship ethical swimsuit called The Viper Suit is made from econyl which comes from recycled ocean waste which is just brilliant
Europe ethical bikini and swimsuit brands
Wood Like Ocean
Wood Like Ocean creates sports style eco-friendly swimwear using ECONYL® regenerated nylon with every purchase making a direct donation to the Healthy Seas initiative that helps recover ghost fishing nets from the seas.
Mylo Beachwear hand make crochet swimwear in Mallorca. Each piece is made individually upon request, so there’s a bit of a wait due to the manufacturing time. Mylo ethical swimwear are made from OKEO-TEX certified cotton.
MYMARINI is a German sustainable swimwear brand founded in 2013. MYMARINI swimwear is made from ECONYL® regenerated nylon using reclaimed material from landfill and the oceans