The Fold, a creative collaboration between Melbourne designers and lifelong friends Carly and Stephanie was born by the water in 2017.
After years of struggling to find swimwear in a market that has long overlooked D+ women, we decided who better to design it than us, the customers.
Determined to offer women more than the small and uninspiring selection of ill fitting and unsupportive D+ contraptions, we devoted three years to crafting the perfect swimwear with a focus on small backs and large busts.
The Fold is available exclusively online at thefoldswim.com.
Based in Melbourne, The Fold artfully and technically redefines staple pieces into paired back swimwear styles. We’ve gone back to basics using lingerie sizing and construction techniques to form the base of every design. Our pieces fuse fit, function and design ensuring all styles are supportive and are designed with a consciousness of the female form.
Our inherent appreciation for design and craftsmanship has inspired us to collaborate with a different artist every season to create one of a kind, limited edition prints.
As D+ women we understand how difficult swimwear shopping can be. So, we are here to help with an online experience designed to praise curves and avoid everything we find inhibiting.
- •At The Fold we understand women are not always the same size on the top and bottom so styles are sold as separates.
- •Tops are offered in sizes that you understand, your cup size, so there will be no surprises, it will actually fit!
- •A create option is available for customers to visually mix and match for a customized set.
- •We only represent our pieces on D+ women so don’t worry, what you see is what you’ll receive.