Stylish surfwear from Hanover made from recycled materials

The surfing enthusiasts were tired of their bikinis not staying in place after an intense surfing session. And since there is a huge amount of plastic waste floating around our planet, Boochen has decided to create a bikini that is both better for surfing and for the ocean. To battle the pollution of our beautiful ocean, Boochen has teamed up with Econyl® by using fibres reclaimed from sea waste that proved to be two times more resistant to chlorine, suntan creams and oils than competitors' fabrics. Additionally, the cooperation with Lycra® Extra Life allows the use of bikinis for a long time to avoid more production waste. These fibres protect you from the UV light while making sure the bikini stays in shape 5 times longer than a regular one.
eco-values
  • Slow fashion: Cooperation with Lycra® Extra Life to enhance the bikinis live and avoid extra production waste
  • Bikinis stay in shape five times longer than a regular one
  • Bikinis reversible: two styles for one
  • Use of Econyl® - 100% recycled nylon from post-consumer materials.
fair-social-standards
  • Produced in a small studio near Shenzhen, China
  • Payment of wages above average and fair working conditions
  • Studio visited by the Boochen team to ensure good conditions
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