Akoia Swim started in 2014, by 3 teenage girls, Reo Palmer, Inka Williams, and Frances Elliott. 3 girl raised on the island of Bali. The brand started from a love of the beach and having limited bikini choices on the island of Bali that was designed integrated local talent of crochet.
Currently the swim wear is designed by Reo and Inka. Our label is designed for effortless fashion, for the beach lover, for a travel gypsy. A summer essential to bring on all your travels. Designed for the colours of the ocean and love for sustainable fashion.
Akoia is now emphasising the importance of ethical clothing and long lasting designs. Turning Akoia as sustainable as possible and putting all the focus into new eco ideas.
It is our top importance for Akoia to have high ethical standards and be a leader in the fashion industry.
We proved ourselves correct, we can provide best quality work in align with an eco-friendly movement supporting ethical rights, working with home-based tailors in Bali, Indonesia, the tailors are able to work in the environment they feel most comfortable in and at the pace that works for them.
From years of forming deep relationships, they have become a part of the Akoia family. Our pieces are all limited quantities as we support low production runs and quality pieces.