With summer just around the corner, many of us are thinking about what we are going to be playing around in during these hot summer days. Here at KRSTN NDRSN, we are rounding up the swimwear brands that are making a splash and inspiring us this summer!
About the company: Summersalt's swimsuit line has received a lot of praise on social media lately. So what's all the hype about? The brand boasts a perfect fit for all body types. How are they so confident each woman will find her perfect "Cinderella fit"? The brand has gathered over 1.5 million body measurements from over 10,000 women to develop a swimsuit for every woman. We totally dig their attention to fit. The website even has a style & fit quiz that takes your personal preferences in mind to suggest your perfect Summersalt suit.
Price Range: Most items range between $25-$100
2. Follow Suit
About the company: Who said that sustainable design had to be boring? Certainly not Follow Suit. This french bohemian-inspired brand believes that slow and ethical fashion should be as fun as a day at the beach. Their vibrant and bold patterned bikinis are digitally printed on ECONYL, sewn in NYC just miles from headquarters, and fit-tested by the founder and her best friends. Follow Suit stands by making conscious and curated choices to chase the sun for generations to come and hopes that others will Follow Suit.
Price Range: Most items range between $100-$200
3. Peony Swimwear
About the company: Peony, named for the first bloom of summer, also worked to be the first luxury swimwear brand to pioneer sustainable practices. This independent, family-run business cares deeply for the environment. They push seam by seam to create timeless, thoughtful, and feminine pieces that are equal parts beauty and heart. All peony pieces are made from in-house prints. Their suits are constructed entirely from recycled and sustainable fabrications; this includes all custom main fabrics and inner linings (something most brands don't think about). All details and processes are set in place to ensure longevity and prove that luxury and sustainability work hand in hand
Price Range: Most items range between $85-$150
4. Dazey LA
About the company: Dazey LA is an art apparel line founded by multi-creative Dani Nagel. The brand started as a graphic tee line that shared messages about self-care, inclusivity, and women's rights. The brand has since expanded into all apparel, including swimwear. Still, the mission to empower women through conversation and community has remained the same. All of Dazey LA's clothing is hand-drawn and handmade to order in LA. Dazey swimwear features Dani's signature hand-drawn doodles in eye-catching colors and is sure to brighten your summer day.
Price Range: Most items range between $80-$150
About the company: Galamaar is a luxury swimwear brand founded and designed by Blakely Wickstrom. Galamaar focuses on creating timeless swimwear that will remain steadfast by changing trends and wear for contemporary women. The designs are constructed utilizing environmentally sound fabrics. They are meticulously cut to accentuate the female form at a small family-owned and operated facility in Los Angeles. Slipping into one of these pieces will have you feeling like Sophia Loren on the silver screen
Price Range: Most items range between $125-$300
6. Montce Swim
About the company: Started in Alexandra Grief's apartment as a side hustle, Montce Swim has grown to become an international brand. Montce's formula for success has always been pretty solid. Their collections are lush with textures, nostalgic prints, daring femme cuts, quality fabrics, and advanced construction details that make each bikini stand out. It's no wonder the brand is now carried by over 70 stockists worldwide. All around the world have been wearing Montce, including celeb stars like Kendall Jenner, Priyanka Chopra, Chrissy Teigen, Jennifer Lopez, and Emily Ratajkowski. We dig them, and we bet you will too!
Price Range: $40-$120
So what's the verdict? Dig them all? We do too.
We hope you enjoyed learning about some of our favorite sustainable brands! If you've recently stumbled on a new brand you're loving in the sustainable space, please email us to share. We love hearing from new brands, too!