The Bush Checker

The Bush Checker print story captures the essence of the Australian bush along the coast of Sydney's Northern Beaches- Kuringai Chase National Park. A collaboration with nature through a eco printing process by imprinting foraged leaves from the Angophora Costata eucalyptus species. The Bush Checker echos the powdery blue skies and turquoise water surrounding this little pocket of paradise.

Home to Australia's largest owl- The Powerful Owl, we continue our long-standing partnership with BirdLife Australia to protect this threatened species and their habitat through supporting The Powerful Owl Project.

An Australian designed and made capsule that reflects our circular, honest and purpose driven values.

SHAPES IN THE SAND was named after the natural beauty of the beach environment. The brand's playfully Australian aesthetic celebrates the natural world through colourful considered design.

SHAPES IN THE SAND reflects the labels connection to nature and the importance of sustainability. Just as the sand is a vital part of the beach ecosystem, our mission is to create a harmonious relationship between fashion and the environment.

"Our commitment is to sustainably shape exceptional Australian made swimwear by implementing a circular and purpose driven approach. Our purpose is to encourage and support the protection of native wildlife and habitat through community-based conservation partnerships. " - Founder Alexandra Dash