DESIGN INDABA – Adidas and Parley for the Oceans release eco-friendly swimwear collaboration

Following the release of a stylish sneaker made using plastic salvaged from the ocean, Adidas has once again teamed up with environmental initiative, Parley for the Oceans – only this time, they’ve collaborated on a collection of swimwear.

Created with the ethos of ‘From the oceans, for the oceans’, the collection boasts a similar – if not higher – quality found in most swimwear. Adidas’ Parely collection though has the additional environmental benefits being made from regenerated ocean waste. Like their previous collaborations, this collection too utilises the technical yarn fibre Econyl®, a recycled Polyamide yarn made from upcycled ocean plastic like used fishing nets and debris intercepted in coastal areas…