Thankyou to every single person that came and supported and celebrated the launch of our latest collection last night!! Words can hardly describe what I felt last night gazing at you all smiling and laughing and completely filling the entire event space, because you believe in OceanZen and our values for a sustainable future. I… Read More »
It was an absolute honour to be awarded for the second year in a row for the Ethical & Sustainability Award 2017 at Sunshine Coast Fashion Week. Very humbling for OceanZen to be recognised in the industry as a leader in sustainable fashion.
We have just returned from a complete eye-opening adventure, where 10 ocean conservationists joined the Trash Tribe hosted by our friends from environmental organisation Clean Coast Collective and partner organisation Tangaroa Blue. What is your paradise? Coconut trees and beautiful white sand, surrounded by beautiful blue waters? That’s what we envision when we dream of… Read More »
A New Movement in the Fashion Industry ‒ Is Green the New Black?
It has taken us long enough to realize the perils of modern life and its impact on our lovely planet, but it seems that it’s time for a major change that is long overdue. Every choice we make is a reflection of our beliefs and attitudes, and one of the most powerful ways of self-expression… Read More »
The OceanZen ‘SeaChange’ beach clean up! Recently, we hosted our ‘OceanZen SeaChange’ event on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland to raise awareness for the amount of household waste we produce. The aim of the game was to wear your waste around your waste – (turn your household waste into an awesome bikini or budgee smuggler!). And… Read More »
An avid traveller, ocean lover, scientist and bikini engineer. What began as a backpacking trip overseas 8 years ago, ended up turning into a life altering course, which has now resulted in an oceanic-saving science degree and a sustainable bikini label. Meet Steph Gabriel @Stephyygabriel, your OceanZen Founder. When did you first make a… Read More »
Marine debris is litter created and used by humans that ultimately ends up in the marine environment. It can vary from; plastic containers and plastic bottles, thongs, buckets, plastic bags, fishing nets medical waste, pretty much anything that is human made. Marine debris is a stressing issue that is currently causing major threat to our… Read More »
Meet the free-spirit behind Dont Tell Summer, Olivia O’Connor who hosts annual event gathering for wandering souls who want to create their own reality. We attended last year’s Rad Livin festival held in Sydney last March, and by the time we had left, our minds were completely blown away, full of inspiration and we were… Read More »
This year OceanZen participated in Sunshine Coast Fashion Week with 14 beautiful models rocking our sustainable bikini’s on the catwalk. It was definitely a whirlwind of emotions preparing for the event. We made 200 home made bath bombs for the VIP gift bags (We had intended on making 500 for everyone, but they are a… Read More »
By Amanda Graci, Co-Founder & Chief of Mindfulness, Bondi Yoga House The smell of coconut sunshine, whale and dolphins sightings, epic sunrises are just the beginning of spring in Bondi. If you close your eyes you can almost smell the salt water and feel the heat on your face….yes… I just love it!… Read More »