Arnhem Clothing Bikinis Review


Nestled away in the beach town of Byron Bay in northern NSW Australia is a bohemian store called Arnhem Clothing. Created by Arnhem Bickley, she spent her early life travelling around Australia with her free spirited parents. Drifting through festivals and sleeping in teepees caused Arnhem to find creative ways to express herself. 


Arnhem's range of clothing is every bit exactly what you would find in a beach town or at a music festival. The custom prints mean that there is something for everyone, for those who are inspired by vintage, floral, tribal and earth designs. All items sold by Arnhem Clothing have a unique feel about them as they aren't mass reproduced and sold everywhere. 


I'm a huge fan of the swimwear - as always - I've waited till they have gone on sale before i made my purchases since i didn't feel like spending $200 on just the one bikini. The latest sale is 50% the summer swim range. I haven't checked my bank account since making the last 3 orders there. 
I got my hands on 4 different bikinis with some still in the mail. The first two arrived today. Each bikini is sold in separate pieces. This is just a photo diary of them - i'll get more photos to update when i can :) I'm also waiting for the green of the high neck one (pictured above) and the green of the bandeau one too. 

the latest sale is 50% off which makes it much more affordable and easy to compete with the cheaper Australian brands on the market. 
 Ava Cross String bottoms in Porcelain Spring $32.45

First selfie! yay. As soon as they arrived I jumped out into the remaining autumn sun to work on my failing tan. 


Each piece of the collection comes printed with the logo and care instructions printed on this inside. I love bikinis made from a nylon and spandex combo - I've found that they last longer than usual when you hand wash them. 


 I wouldn't be me if I didn't pick a cheeky cut bottom! the Rio bottoms even have a slight scrunched bum. My mum hates it when i wear bikini bottoms like this but she is in love with these ones! 

 I wear a medium in the bottoms and i'm now a size 6-8 Aus and in the Cypress top the medium is too small on my chest and the Rio top in the small - in these photos i'm wearing a medium but i've ordered a small as its a little too big for me. 




Shipping cost me $7 per package and i think i have three packages in total - each come with a tracking number and need to be signed for on arrival. I ordered on the Thursday and got these two on the Tuesday. For world wide shipping you will receive an email letting you know that your order has shipped. For parcels going to USA, NZ or the United Kingdom FULL tracking is available from Australia post. Click here.
For countries other than USA, New Zealand, and United Kingdom BASIC tracking is available. Click here. Basic tracking means you can check if your parcel was lodged and when it has been delivered. 


Arnhem Clothing offers a full refund on full priced items (i'm sure that excludes shipping prices) as long as it's returned in it's original packaging within 7 days. Sale items aren't exchangeable or returnable so please pick your sizes and styles carefully! i've had to repurchase two Rio tops in the green and porcelain because i wasn't an 8 in their sizing.  

The sizes have sold out so much in the last few weeks so please jump on the website now before you miss out! I missed out on so many of the ones that I wanted because of this. Okay lets be honest - I wanted them all.


There's an option to create an account with Arnhem clothing too! i've done this to keep track of all my orders and if i make a full price purchase it shows you how to return the item by using a drop down menu. You can even message the staff in your account too! super helpful


I love the crochet look on the Rio top, its subtle but cute. It's These tops don't offer any padding in the bust so I'll admit it does make me look more flat chested than a triangle top would. Just boho enough for those wanting to make the transition across to a more hippy style.  I can't wait to post more photos! These ones are definitely going with me to the Philippines, they are perfect for lounging around on the boat in the afternoons or maybe going to the waterfalls. 


18 comments:

  1. need more ass photos

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  2. Can't wait for the better photos

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    1. I can't wait to take better photos!

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  3. Did you have to reorder the tops in a smaller size?

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    1. Yep! I'm selling my mediums on eBay

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    2. may i be able to buy the asuka top asap??

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  4. What tanning products are your faves? xx

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  5. What tanning products do you use?

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  6. Can you post a photo with your husband?

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    1. He much prefers being behind the camera then in front of it. When we go over seas I'm sure I'll post lots of photos with him in it then.

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  7. You should do a '20 questions about me' post and get people to ask you questions to get to kn you better!

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  8. Would you mind saying your measurements? (Bust and Hip?) I'd like to see where I stand on their sizing scale since on their site they post the measurements of the actual garments rather than the measurements of the body. Thank you so much!

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  9. Hi Jennifer,

    My measurements are on a good day last time I checked
    Bust 88cm
    Waist 64cm
    Hips 90cm

    I wear a medium top and bottoms in their regular items but the crochet high neck i have to wear a small.

    I hope this helps!

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