Drawn from a lifetime chasing long period swells, Salt Gypsy is a women's surf lifestyle company celebrating female surf athleticism and style in the lineup. We focus on developing stylish & long-lasting products for discerning women of the sea.
We have restructured our supply chain in 2015 to domestic Australian manufacturing.
We have switched to long lasting and more durable Italian stretch fabrics made from regenerated nylon (specifically: ECONYL®);
We work with women-owned and operated boutique production teams in Australia for our surf wear and t-shirt range;
We use friends and women from local surf community as "models";
We are the first in our industry to use compostable garment bags (and open-source to competitors);
We use compostable mailer bags;
We offer carbon offset option at checkout for ecommerce customers;
We joined & hosted Fashion Revolution events in 2017;
We are the first to be R-Certified in Australia and offset our domestic AU manufacturing through donation to a Byron Bay renewable energy project (R-Certification business no longer exists unfortunately otherwise would have continued;
We separate all office supplies and packaging for recycling;
No single use plastic is used in our business;
We are paperless as much as possible (and use recycled print paper when necessary);
We design surf & swimwear to transcend trends and to last for as long as possible;
We donate to various women & kids surf community groups around the world including Iran, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, AU, USA, and New Zealand.