Our Mission

“Empowering the swim and activewear consumer by connecting quality, style, flair and an environmental conscience”

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About Us

Inspired by Africa’s rich cultural heritage through bold prints and textures, Ogumbo-Okubo pieces are created using ECONYL® regenerated nylon to offer luxury through well-crafted swim, surf, dive & activewear signature pieces that drive the industry towards a sustainable future while giving our brand and consumers a sustainability edge.


With a touch of whimsical flair employing bold African-inspired tribal prints and colours highlighting teals, magentas, orange hues and violets , the Ogumbo & Okubo one-piece classics and bold bikinis will have you spending more time at the beach soaking up sun rays or taking the plunge as an adventurous swimmer. As for fitness fanatics, our activewear will have you spending more time on fitness to maintain your physical and mental well-being in style and comfort.


Blurring the line between swim, comfort and style, the Ogumbo & Okubo range serves quality and luxury through plunging one-piece to printed bikinis, each piece is designed with high-quality fabric for you created using ECONYL® regenerated nylon is soft on the skin, comfortable and flexible on the body enough to accentuate each curve even through weight fluctuation.



Reversible swimwear | Recycled | Sustainable / Eco-friendly | Created by African Women | African luxury swimwear | Classic cuts | Bold | Timeless | Comfort |

Carefully designed and constructed tounleash your inner bold & beautiful

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Behind The Brand

Liz Ogumbo and Sharon Okubo met in Maryland, US in 1998. 23 years later, these amazonian women have stayed in touch and finally birthed their brand new swimwear line, 'Ogumbo & Okubo.' 


By creating fashion using ECONYL® regenerated nylon, Ogumbo & Okubo Swimwear join hands in making the world a better place by creating & delivering sustainable products.

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Ogumbo & Okubo Going Live This Sep 2021