About Us


Emma Ford swimwear specialise in perfecting the smallest bikinis and one pieces.
Our range of micro bikinis and brazilian inspired swimwear shapes are cut for all women to embrace their curves.
Exclusive designs made sustainability in NZ using luxury fabrics.


Who is Emma Ford?

Emma Ford is created by designer Emma, with husband Mark. They live in the beachside suburb of St Heliers with their two children Oliver and Harry.

The history

Emma studied at D&A Christchurch in the late 90's and was highly sort after for her custom rave outfits in the thriving underground dance scene. Moving to Auckland in 1999, Emma created an exotic dancer/clubwear brand that was well known throughout NZs top clubs and events early 2000s.

Around 2004 Emma Ford was created, as she wanted to bring to her love of swimwear, alongside the intimate knowledge of how to fit all body shapes to NZ and the world!


In the media

Emma Ford has appeared in NZ and international media. FQ magazine, Remix, Viva, Canvas, Herald, Stuff, Fashionz, Sportswear International, Americas Next Top Model, Black magazine, NZ Fashion week to a name a few.

One of the proudest moments is being included in the NZ fashion museums exhibition - At the Beach: 100 years of summer fashion in New Zealand, alongside NZ's top history making beachwear brands. 


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