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LAFAYETTE 148 Unveils L148 Swim – An Italian Made Beachwear Collection Using Reclaimed Ocean Plastic

Updated: May 12, 2023

This season, LAFAYETTE 148 further expands its multi-faceted womenswear wardrobe with the introduction of L148 Swim a vibrant collection of elegant one and two-piece swimsuits presented in sun-kissed hues.

Reflecting the brand’s longstanding commitment to flawless quality, and luxurious and sustainable materials the L148 Swim collection is created in partnership with Italian swimwear master craftsmen. Each piece is consciously crafted from ECONYL, a 100% re-generated nylon yarn developed from reclaimed ocean plastics. This sustainable fabric, usually known for its sporty technical performance, has been elevated and transformed into effortlessly modern silhouettes.

Thanks to the LAFAYETTE 148 signature construction, the collection includes reversible swimwear pieces, adding a natural versatility that lets the wearer evolve their style from city to beach, and everywhere in between. Crop tops introduce a new layer of streamlined sensuality to the range, designed and worn with a lightness of touch and understated chic, as befitting of the brand’s for-women-by-women approach.

The L148 Swim collection, which is completed with the double-layer terry beach-towel bearing the signature 8-knot nautical motif, is the perfect vacation addition to LAFAYETTE 148’s timeless wardrobe. A sophisticated mix of cutting-edge design and construction, exquisite and sustainable materiality, versatile dressing and self-expression.

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By ML Staff. Images courtesy of Lafayette 148.


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