Sneak Peak at Koru 2014 collection
Koru is an American brand producing beautiful swimwear also made with ECONYL® nylon yarn. They joined the Healthy Seas initiative by means of “1% for the Planet”: an alliance of over 1,200 member companies in 48 countries that gives one percent of revenues to environmental causes.
Koru, already using ECONYL® yarn for their collection, is now donating its part of revenues to the Healthy Seas initiative.
Here is a video to have a look to their new collection. The swimsuits can be bought also online.
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