Image fo a woman wearing a green bikini by Capittana


Capittana is a Peruvian brand of swimwear and beachwear that offers a range of styles, from bikinis to one-pieces, with unique prints and handcrafted details. Founded by sister and brother duo Raffaella and Stefano Raffo in 2014, the brand embodies the spirit of summer and vacation. The name Capittana, which translates to 'female captain', stands for an independent woman who lives life with enthusiasm and passion. The company is devoted to helping high-risk women and single mothers in Peru, and values the craftsmanship of the artisans who make its garments. Each garment is handcrafted by women in Peru, and the creators' names are even listed on each item. Capittana is also expanding its collection to offer tailored boardshorts and accessories for men.

Abril Fuchsia Velvet

Photo of abril_fuchsia_velvet-photo_2
Photo of abril_fuchsia_velvet-photo_3
Photo of abril_fuchsia_velvet-photo_4
Photo of abril_fuchsia_velvet-photo_5
Photo of abril_fuchsia_velvet-photo_1

Related Stories

Floral printed Bikini by Lenny Niemeyer

20 Latin American Swimwear Brands to Watch: The Ultimate Guide

Uncovering the Craftsmanship and Culture Behind the Best Latin American Swimwear Brands.

Rachel Kius

March 14, 2023