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What Makes an Ethical Swimwear Brand?

What Makes an Ethical Swimwear Brand?

What Ethical Means and What to Look Out For    When it comes to deciphering whether a brand is ethical or sustainable or eco-friendly (etc), there are lots of factors to consider. It’s not a one-size-fits-all concept. This is one of the reasons the waters can get a little murky and it can become slightly confusing for you, as a customer.    Being ethical or sustainable can refer to lots of different factors. From manufacturing and production to human rights, consider what is important to you when choosing whether to shop a brand or not. Ask yourself, do their values...

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5 Places We Want to Vacay This Summer

5 Places We Want to Vacay This Summer

Where Would You Choose?   With the year we’ve all had, we’ve been doing some serious daydreaming when it comes to sunshine. And we’re sure we’re not the only ones! From exploring somewhere new to simply laying back on a sun-soaked beach and lapping up the sounds of the ocean, we’re thinking big when it comes to where we’ll travel to next – when we’re back to total freedom!    Have you given it any thought yet? Today, let’s get your vacay juices flowing with some serious holiday inspo. After all, we need somewhere hot to wear all our gorgeous...

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Choosing a Swimsuit for Your Body Type

Choosing a Swimsuit for Your Body Type

Get the Perfect Shape for You    With the huge range of shapes and styles in swimsuits and bikinis now, it can be tricky to find the perfect one for you. Do you opt for a two-piece or a suit? Do you go high-neck and sporty? Or would a plunging neckline suit your shape better? Basically, what is going to leave you feeling amazing whether you’re by the pool or strolling down the beach?   There’s lots to consider!   Here, we’re taking a brief look at our top tips for choosing a swimsuit for your specific shape. We’d love...

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Guide to Sustainable Tanning Products

Guide to Sustainable Tanning Products

Because Your Tan Should Match Your Sustainable Swimwear!   At COSMOKINI, you’ll know by now that we’re into making sustainable choices. Whether it’s the use of our amazing regenerated ECONYL ® Nylon or our sourcing of local lace, here in the UK, we’re all about making better choices where we can.    And that, of course, includes our tan!    We like a tan all year round – and we know the sun isn’t great for our skin in large doses – so, today we’re taking a look at some of the best sustainable/organic/ethical tanning products. So, with these, your...

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9 Sustainable Fabrics to Look Out For

9 Sustainable Fabrics to Look Out For

Keep Your Eyes Open for These Sustainable Fabrics   When it comes to using fabrics for the fashion industry, we can no longer turn a blind eye. We now know that many of the fabrics being used for clothing - and textiles, in general – are far more than just unfriendly to the planet. So, it’s now more important than ever to educate ourselves on the more sustainable alternative fabrics out there – and get using them.    While there are LOTS of new and exciting innovative fabrics changing the fashion and textile space right now, here are 9 that...

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From Waste to Wear with Healthy Seas

From Waste to Wear with Healthy Seas

Cleaning the Seas & Creating Something Incredible    Last month, we wrote a little bit about the Cosmokini partnership with ECONYL ® Brand – the company that creates our incredible sustainable regenerated Nylon.    Today, we’re talking about Healthy Seas, one of the amazing organisations to thank for cleaning the oceans and finding the polluting fishing nets and post-consumer waste that goes into creating this remarkable regenerated fabric.    Who Are Healthy Seas?   Healthy Seas was founded in 2013 with a mission to tackle the growing problem of marine animal deaths due to the loss and abandonment of fishing...

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