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Why reversible swimwear is so popular

Why reversible swimwear is so popular

Why choose reversible swimwear options Most of you are looking for swimwear that is sustainable, practical and looks great. And you know that quality over quantity is  key - you want something that... Read More
#breakthebias - International Women's Day, unconscious bias and building a community

#breakthebias - International Women's Day, unconscious bias and building a community

International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8th every year and is a global day of celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It is also a... Read More
UPF & Swimwear

UPF & Swimwear

UPF & Swimwear What is it, how it works and why it is so important. You may have read on UBU Swimwear product descriptions or noticed me mentioning that UBU... Read More
How to properly wash and care for your UBU Swimwear

How to properly wash and care for your UBU Swimwear

Look after your UBU Swimwear properly While UBU Swimwear fabric is twice as durable as others, these simple steps will help to make sure your UBU Swimwear lasts and looks... Read More
Beach Cleanup - Sept 2021

Beach Cleanup - Sept 2021

WHY? Early in Sept 2021, I felt like UBU's donation drive for old towels, bedding etc for SPCA and other charities and causes was beginning to run pretty smoothly and... Read More
Meet The Makers - Dandelion Cork

Meet The Makers - Dandelion Cork

If you have met me at any of my pop-ups or follow @ubuswimwear on social media, you will know how much I love Dandelion Cork and their products. I am...
All you need to know.... UBU's Turkish Towels

All you need to know.... UBU's Turkish Towels

UBU’s Turkish Towels are manufactured in Turkey and all phases of the production are carried out in Turkey. Most of the towels are manufactured in Buldan, Denizli – a world-famous region in... Read More
WE WON!!! Expat Living Awards 2020 winner

WE WON!!! Expat Living Awards 2020 winner

The results are in for the Expat Living Readers’ Choice Awards 2020 – and we’re delighted to announce that UBU Swimwear has been voted as a SILVER Winner for the... Read More
Why we use ECONYL® regenerated nylon

Why we use ECONYL® regenerated nylon

About our fabric UBU Swimwear – why we use ECONYL® regenerated nylon   We use a luxury Italian fabric made from ECONYL® yarn, a 100% regenerated nylon fibre made from nylon waste... Read More
Want to learn how to dress more sustainably?

Want to learn how to dress more sustainably?

If you’ve ever felt a twinge of eco-anxiety or disempowerment, or want to do your part for the environment but don’t know where to start, then Green Is The New... Read More