May we embody this elemental beauty, and adorn ourselves befittingly!
Manakai Featured in Vogue Magazine
If you’ve been with us for a while, we know you value the planet, long-lasting quality, comfortable functionality, and female beauty in all its forms—just like we do. Thankfully, the world is beginning to take notice of sustainable fashion and cealebrate along with us. That’s why Manakai is thrilled to be making waves in the recent issue of Vogue UK magazine as a leader in eco-conscious design!
UrthAve pointedly states: "you might want to consider where the swimsuit is coming from and how it is being made. Since the fashion industry is one of the most environmentally damaging and waste producing industries in the world, every little fashion purchase counts."
"Sustainable is the New Sexy"
Manakai Swimwear is grateful to be included in a beautifully curated list of ethical swimwear showcasing clear guidelines from the Ethical Fashion Forum to help quantify what makes a brand "ethical" and the lowdown on fast fashion brands
"Shopping for the right swimsuit is hard enough for most people, but as soon as you learn more about the fashion industry, labor practices, fabric production, pollution problems, it becomes even more difficult."
As Sitara Bird states in her blog featuring Manakai's ethical swimwear, "now that I know, I can't un-know."
"The Maui based company uses sustainable techno-fabric created from regenerated nylon—they’ve partnered with Carvico and Econyl® to ensure their materials are top-notch...
Many of us live in our swimwear year-round. We paddle great distances in our suits and find joy in discovering the one perfect style that hugs our curves without slipping. Unfortunately, there’s a blatant problem within the industry that produces these suits we love: making them isn’t eco-friendly. Most swimsuit material is petroleum-based which is bad for the environment. Swimsuits’ harsh dyes and chemical treatments are equally toxic for your skin. To fix that problem, simply do your homework as a responsible consumer and avoid these harmful products. —Shari Coble
Owners Kelley and Anna are grateful and humbled to be featured amongst some of the top swimwear brands in the world. Remember, "quality doesn’t have to be surrendered when doing good for the environment." Read more about Manakai Swimwear and other companies that are changing the face of the fashion industry and making environmentally friendly swimwear choices available for women worldwide.