Aare is a Western Australian based swimwear company with a focus on refined aesthetics and a down-to-earth approach to the natural female form. We draw our inspiration from the key features of the Australian landscape; the bush, the ocean and the endless sky.
We gratefully wish to acknowledge the assistance of the graphic design team at Nude Design Studio alongside Luka Rey our swimwear co-designer, seamstress and pattern maker.
Our sizing is based upon the standard Australian size chart ranging from size 6 - 14
Below is an international conversion chart to help you determine your comparable size:
Please consider the shipping address you provide - you may need to sign for your parcel.
Delivery cannot be made to post office boxes.
For orders within Australia you can choose between standard parcel post or express post - please see below:
Within Australia - Standard Shipping FREE
For all standard shipping orders please allow 2-5 business days.
Within Australia - Express Shipping $15.00
For all express shipping orders please allow 2-3 business days.
The delivery timeframes indicated above depend on whether you are located in a metro, regional or rural area.
Once your order is dispatched, you will receive a tracking number via email.
Please note that purchases made on weekends or public holidays will be processed the following business day.
International Shipping - $30.00
Please allow 10-15 business days.
All international shipping orders are sent via Australia Post International service.
Please check with your local customs authority on any customs duties or taxes that are payable by you - regulations and guidelines differ by country.
Customs duties, import charges or itaxes are not payable by Aare.
If you require more information on shipping, please email us at email@example.com
RETURNS / EXCHANGES -
We are happy to accept returns within 7 days of the date you received your delivery and will issue you with an exchange.
We do not accept refunds for change of mind purchases however we will gladly offer you a full refund in the unlikely event of a faulty item if returned within 30 days from the date of purchase. Please be aware that Aare is not responsible for colour fading, burring or pulling. In order to prolong the longevity of your swimwear please refer to the Aare care instructions found at the bottom of this page.
Returned garments must be in their original condition with hygiene seals in place.
Garments must not have been worn, washed or altered.
Aare swimwear is limited edition swimwear and for this reason we cannot guarantee that sizes or styles will be available when exchanging.
Please note return shipping costs are the responsibility of the customer. It is recommended you select a return postal service that includes tracking and insurance - Aare is not responsible for any returned items lost in transit.
For exchanges, postage charges to send you the exchanged items will be charged back to you.
Returns process -
1. Complete the return request (below) within 7 days of the date you received your delivery, indicating whether you would like to return for a refund or exchange.
2. To request an exchange/refund please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org - we will then issue you with a return address to post it to. As soon as we receive your return we will promptly process your exchange/refund and notify you via email.
3. Please securely package the garments and mail to the supplied returns address (within 21 days of the date you received your delivery).
Where can I find information on sizing?
We have included sizing charts that will assist you in determining your correct size. You can find our sizing charts at the top of this page.
Do you ship worldwide?
Yes, we ship worldwide. If you are unsure if we ship to your country, please email us at email@example.com and we will provide further information or a shipping estimate. For full details on our shipping policy, please refer to the top of this page.
Will I have to pay any duties and taxes on top of my order?
Unfortunately Aare cannot be held responsible for any possible duties and taxes which may be applied by customs in the country where delivery is made. The responsibility for any customs duties, foreign taxes or other fees will rest with the customer. Please contact your local customs offices if you would like more information regarding taxes and duties.
Do I need to sign for my order when it arrives?
Depending on shipping method, both Australian and international orders may require a signature on delivery. Please ensure you provide a delivery address that is attended during business hours.
What payment methods do you accept?
We accept Paypal, VISA and Mastercard credit and debit cards.
How long will it take my order to arrive?
All successful orders placed will be processed within 24 hours of receipt - you will receive an email to confirm dispatch. Delivery timeframes depend on the shipping method selected.
How do I track my order?
Once your order is dispatched we will issue you with a tracking number via email (for those destinations where tracking is available). This will allow you to track your order via the Australia Post website.
If you require further information on your delivery, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will assist you.
How do I care for my Aare swimwear?
The best way to care for your swimwear is to rinse in fresh, cold water after every use. A mild detergent can be used in order to remove any stains. Do not bleach, tumble dry or wring out. Drip-dry out of direct sunlight.