A VISION COMES TO LIFE, IN ALL SHAPES AND COLORS
We develop ECONYL® yarns for leading European weavers and apparel brands
A VISION COMES TO LIFE, IN ALL SHAPES AND COLORS
We develop ECONYL® yarns for leading European weavers and apparel brands.
Through continuous research, we support our customers in the creation of new textile products that respond to the latest fashion trends and the demand for high-tech clothing and sportswear.
Many of today’s high-end designers are supporting a more sustainable approach to fashion. Stylish clothes, accessories, hosiery and the most exquisite lingerie are all types of garments that can be created from ECONYL® fibers.
Think of high-performance sportswear, swimwear, and outdoor apparel that can be also sustainable and eco-friendly.
Born over a decade ago from the needs of hardy British surfers, Finisterre designs functional and sustainable product for those that share a love of the sea. Since day one they have taken a pioneering approach to making better and more sustainable product, challenging and innovating, seeking alternatives to what has gone before. This is […]
Manakai Swimwear owners Kelley Chapman and Anna Lieding manifested an exotic high-fashion, low-impact brand to change the norm of the swimwear industry. Their goal is to honor the ocean, create unique designs, and empower women to embrace their beauty. Ethical manufacturing in the Los Angeles area using regenerated ECONYL® nylon yarn in addition to supporting numerous […]
NOW_THEN is a Spanish label offering sustainable collection of swimwear and wetsuits for women. Their focus is to offer a fashionable product yet comfortable and produced in a sustainable way. They also put a lot of effort in finding the most sustainable materials and were enthusiasts to discover the ECONYL® regenerated yarn by Aquafil. In […]
Sage Larock Swimwear is a Los Angeles based label that creates stylish, wearable and effortless styles that are reversible and and easy to mix and match. All Sage Larock swimwear is produced ethically in Los Angeles and is made from regenerated ECONYL® nylon yarn. A percentage of all swimwear sales are donated to Healthy Seas and The Sea Shepherd […]
S M K is a South Korean brand engaged to animal protection, local production & development and attempts to use less harmful components for creating the collections. Among their ingredients, they chose our ECONYL® regenerated fiber. The brand name comes from the designers initials «Sandra Meynier Kang». They produce accessories and garments for contemporary men and […]
Rey Swimwear was founded on the principal that all people have dignity and deserve to be treated with respect– not just the ladies who wear our swimsuits, but those who make them as well. They chose to use fabrics made with ECONYL® yarn to respect people and the environment, and manufacture their swimsuits in sweatshop […]
WHICH BRANDS USE ECONYL® MATERIAL?
Some days ago we spotted some nice pictures of a swimsuit on Instagram and discovered that a senior student of North Carolina State University created the swimsuit by using our ECONYL® regenerated yarn woven into beautiful Carvico fabric. We interviewed her to discover what inspired her and what she sees for the future of sustainability […]
Swimsuit designer Jessica Rey, founder of Rey Swimwear has developed sustainable swimsuit designs partnering with our company, Aquafil, to create designs that incorporate our ECONYL® 100% regenerated Nylon. Rey’s collection will include one-piece, two-piece and kids’ swimwear lines and will offer popular designs with women’s confidence, comfort, and timeless style in mind. The company was […]
On January 19th, our CEO Giulio Bonazzi participated in a panel discussion in Berlin at the Ethical Fashion Show. The subject was “Plastics in our waters: The role of the textile industry”. The moderator was Dr. Bernhard Bauske of WWF and the other guests were: Alexander Nolte (Langbrett), Michael Spitzbarth (Bleed), and Angele Zettner (Manufactum). […]
We never thought about our waste treatment center in Ajdovscina as a place for a photo shoot with a model. It is cold, big and full of waste material. But, we were intrigued when our client Kunert asked if they could organize a photo shoot with a model in our Ajdovscina Waste Treatment center among […]
Here is the video of the panel discussion “Weaving sustainability into our textiles” that took place at Plasticity Forum London on September 21st. The event was part of the London Design Festival and sought to bridge the gap between the design community and experts who work with plastic, recycling and the aspects of sustainability which relate to waste reduction. […]
On September the 21st, Giulio Bonazzi, CEO & President of Aquafil, was in London to talk at Plasticity Forum (part of the London Design Festival). The event aimed at bringing the design community into the big discussion on the future of plastic sustainability. Bonazzi talked about the ECONYL® regeneration system during a panel discussion about “Weaving sustainability […]