Agua by AB is the epitome of sophisticated, timeless garments. Our gorgeous pieces consciously honor our origins, and so we are committed to sustainability. Every element incorporated into our brand is inspired by Latin America’s enchanting biodiversity and culture, a story we are passionate about sharing with the world.
More than eighteen years of lessons and wisdom lie behind our brand’s history. In 2003, our co-founders Mariana Hinestroza and Catalina Álvarez, both from Medellín, Colombia, came together to handcraft swimsuits for their friends and family. Starting with leftover fabrics from a local clothing factory and their grandmothers’ sewing machines to the establishment of Agua Bendita, our sister label, with the Mariana and Catalina’s undeniable creativity and entrepreneurial spirit and the work of talented female artisans from Colombia, which is a bond they have cherished ever since.