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.
Loka Swimwear is a Canadian/Australian eco-conscious company owned by female surfers, yoginis, and fisherwomen. Their styles range from retro high-waisted bikinis to cheeky bottoms and classic lace-up one pieces. Loka’s exclusive prints are uniquely inspired by nature and its tribes; printed on fabric comprised of 78% ECONYL® regenerated nylon (made also from salvaged fishing nets). […]
“Walk this Earth without a trace” – This is Maria’s motto. Maria is a young and spanish fashion designer, who lives n Tarifa. In the production of her collection she takes special care that the materials are skin-friendly and environmentally friendly. These are for example natural and organic cotton, organic bamboo, rayon natural, silk and […]
Sober & Naked is an expression of style, quality and sustainability. With their endless curiosity, it is their mission to create unique swimwear that tells a story and that is crafted with the finest eco-friendly fabrics. In 2017, Sober & Naked’s first collection, Raw Tropics, was born with the belief that it is possible to […]
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 […]
WHICH BRANDS USE ECONYL® MATERIAL?
This summer, it’s not just about looking good, but also feeling good — for buying responsible clothing that makes a positive impact on the wellbeing of our environment. Sustainability is a hot topic in the fashion world, and conscious consumers today have the opportunity to choose from many products with a reduced environmental impact. Our partners — brands that […]
Share a Vision, Start your Action: ECONYL® participates at ISKO Sustainability Panel at Panorama Berlin
How can sustainability influence the daily behavior of consumers? – Maria Giovanna Sandrini, Brand and Communication Manager for the Aquafil Group, participated on July 5 at the ISKOTM Sustainability Panel at the Panorama Berlin. She discussed with Marco Lucietti, Global Marketing Director ISKOTM, Denim Inovator Adriano Goldschmied and the CSO of Panorama Berlin, Fares G. […]
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 […]