Sustainable raw materials
PNKY finds deadstock fabrics through New York-based fabric suppliers and uses scrap fabric from FABSCRAP, a non-profit textile recycling center in New York City
Pnky swimwear is produced locally in New York, utilizing the mixed grid of 30% renewable energy
Female and Black-founded
Nichole is a solo entrepreneur who identifies as female and Black
Pnky was founded by Nichole
“Pinky" was a nickname for Nichole and reflection of her creative personality growing up.
Nichole comes from a background in International Business, Marketing, Fashion and Sustainability. The brand originated as a final semester independent study brought to life.
Nichole has since committed herself to creating a world where sustainability and ethics are at the forefront of the fashion industry. As a fashion model, she makes an effort to work with conscious brands and advocates for garment workers rights as an ambassador for Remake.