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.
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 […]
PROTECTIVE, that is active life, in and with nature. Therefore, it is important for us to contribute to a healthy environment. For this reason, we use ECONYL® for our men and women’s cycling shorts SEQUENCE group. The PROTECTIVE SEQUENCE group has an ergonomic cut, flat seams for a comfortable fit and broad leg cuffs with […]
First Base is a lifestyle brand that is all about the understated. Being a foundations brand, First Base offers the building blocks to create the ultimate effortless wardrobe. Taking the fight against the environmental impact one step further, First Base has teamed up with Carbon Neutral PTY LTD & has implemented the tree planting scheme. […]
Thoughtfully designed and sourced, BAREkini is made with love in Southern California from regenerated ECONYL® nylon yarn. Simple, sexy, and functional bikinis with a renewed fit that are designed to actually move and swim in. BAREkini offers exceptional and lasting quality, launching our first line with 3 styles of truly supportive tops and 3 styles […]
Whip Appeal of Sweden is a Swedish based brand inspired by the collaboration of art and fashion design. We work with young up and coming artists to create fun and unique wearable art. The Whip Appeal team has a passion and appreciation for the environment and society. Whip Appeal sources high quality recycled fibers and […]
WHICH BRANDS USE ECONYL® MATERIAL?
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 […]
Our new Medium article is a Q&A with young fashion designer Yorgos Voulgaris, who was the 2nd place winner of the MEDASSET/Healthy Seas sustainable fashion contest in Greece. We met him during his visit to the ECONYL® facilities in Slovenia and tried to find out how important sustainability is for his work. We hope this can be of inspiration for […]