Akoia Swim started in 2014, by 3 teenage girls, Reo Palmer, Inka williams, and Frances Elliott. 3 girl raised on the island of Bali. The brand started from a love of the beach and having limited bikini choices on the island of bali that was designed integrated local talent of crochet. The girls were all 14 years old when we started the brand and would save all their lunch money and put it towards getting samples. Reo was a passionate photographer who did the creative side of the brand, Inka was a upcoming model that would model and promote the brand, and Frances was a creative designer and model too! The perfect team was born.