It’s worth noting that sustainable swimsuits achieve their label in many different ways. Peruvian swimwear label Capittana, pictured, for instance, has achieved carbon neutrality by recycling water, using solar panels and maintaining tree plantations.
Danish label GANNI creates recycled swimwear by using 79% certified recycled polyester material. Another notable brand is LSpace, which uses REPREVE, a high quality 100% recycled fiber made from plastic water bottles.
When it comes to ethical bathing suits, Mara Hoffman manufactures its swimwear in the USA. And Stella McCartney, lauded for her sustainability choices for decades, is a member of the Ethical Trading Initiative to guarantee a living wage and trace suppliers across the supply chain.
For affordable sustainable swimwear, Reformation is the most economical option on this list.
Capittana is a Peruvian label creating swimwear embellished with beautiful floral prints. Find quality swimsuits handcrafted by at-risk women and solo mothers in Lima.
JADE Swim is a New York-based, Los Angeles-made swimwear label by former fashion editor Brittany Kozerski. Find minimalist pieces designed for longevity and versatility and made in sustainable textiles.
PQ Swim make chic and supportive swimsuits in Colombia using sustainable practices. Loved for their premium sculpting fabrics.
Skatie is a Made-in-L.A. label specializing in swimwear constructed entirely from surplus and upcycled textiles.
Tori Praver Swimwear
Tori Praver Swimwear is the namesake brand from the model and designer. The brand's sexy swimsuits are made from quality Italian textiles and designed for a meticulous fit.
Vilebrequin is a luxury swimwear brand with Saint Tropez roots. Expect exclusive fabrics from Europe and incredible craftsmanship. You'll regularly see its iconic men's Moorea swim trunks on French beaches.