SS22 EDITORIAL

SS22 EDITORIAL

Toronto, ON — June 21, 2022 — The first day of summer is finally here which means swim season is officially back. Whether your plans include sun-t...

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Pattern Play: Pepperbush

Pattern Play: Pepperbush

When summer comes to mind what do you think of? For some it may be the sound of the ocean at the beach, for others it could be the feeling of the ...

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Bather Cloud Swim Trunk in Black, Blue, and Indigo

Pattern Play: Cloud

Often recognized as representations of the sky, heaven, dreams, and freedom, clouds are a recurring yet often overlooked aspect of our lives. Popul...

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Model sitting by a pool wearing the Bather Waterfall Swim Trunk

Pattern Play: Waterfall

Whether part of a pool, lake, or pond, waterfalls continue to be a captivating part of any natural or man-made body of water. Animating views with ...

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Christian Dior's Leopard print collection.

Pattern Play: Leopard

Worn by well-known figures like Eartha Kitt, Jackie Kennedy, and Beyoncé, leopard print has been present for decades in pop culture. While consider...

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Bather Koi Pond Swim Trunk in Navy, Olive, and Lavender

Pattern Play: Koi Pond

Referred to as swimming pools for koi, or just really big fish tanks, koi ponds have been a staple in backyard decor and a huge influence in design...

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Lei vendors seated on the pier selling leis.

Pattern Play: Floral Lei

Recognized as a cherished Hawaiian tradition, the adornment of a lei is known for its symbolism of “aloha” meaning love, peace, and compassion. Dra...

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Rose Garden Swim Trunks in Tuscany Yellow

Pattern Play: Rose Garden

Symbolizing love and romance, the rose has a long history as the standard gift for romantic occasions. Used often for moments like Valentine’s Day ...

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Spring/Summer '22 Lookbook

Spring/Summer '22 Lookbook

Is that Spring in the air? Perhaps Summer on the horizon? For those awakening from hibernation and in search of a little something to shake off th...

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As Seen On: Queer Eye

As Seen On: Queer Eye

Since 2018, the hit show Queer Eye has been a staple in pop-culture, gaining an impressive viewership and online community. The six-season Netflix...

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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2021

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2021

You thought we were finished delivering Resort '22 goods, but not so fast! Our annual Gift Guide is an exciting project for us here at Bather, as ...

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Resort 2022 Lookbook

Resort 2022 Lookbook

Get off your couch, pack a bag and go somewhere this Resort season. Or simply just kick back with your favourite book filled with pictures of exoti...

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Introducing Resort '22

Introducing Resort '22

We’re approaching a season where historically, surfers and beach bums alike would reluctantly hang up their fins and flippers, only to be seen at a...

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Labour Day Giveaway (Closed)

Labour Day Giveaway (Closed)

Happy long weekend! This Labour Day weekend, we've teamed up with our friends at @shoplostfound and @notb_co to give you the chance to win a Bather...

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High Summer Style Guide

High Summer Style Guide

Ah, High Summer: the best part of Summer in our opinion. With the balmy Summer heat in full swing, it may be hard for some to cope with the sad re...

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Cottage Country

Cottage Country

Nestled in the southern woodlands of Ontario lies the municipality of Muskoka, a long-standing staple for Ontarians as a home-away-from-home during...

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Summer Sweats

Summer Sweats

Summer is here, and it is in full swing! With the launch of our Spring/Summer ‘21 taking place only a few short months ago, we wanted to offer up s...

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The Spring 2021 Style Guide

The Spring 2021 Style Guide

With Spring showers in the rear-view, a seasonal closet refresh is necessary for welcoming in the warmer months that are fast approaching. As a par...

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SS21 Lookbook

SS21 Lookbook

Toronto, ON — April 15, 2021 — For Spring/Summer ’21, we are excited to announce that we are making the transition to using recycled fabrics for al...

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Bather's Gift Guide Giveaway

Bather's Gift Guide Giveaway

Open to Canada and the USA until Christmas Day This holiday season, we released our annual gift guide, full of suggestions of timeless and unique ...

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Holiday Gift Guide 2020

Holiday Gift Guide 2020

For the approaching holiday season, we bring you our annual gift guide, packed full of invaluable and timeless goods for the giftee in your life. I...

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Get A Beanie, Give A Beanie

Get A Beanie, Give A Beanie

Toronto, ON — November 12, 2020 — Since our inception, Bather has always acknowledged its Toronto roots. As a made-in-Canada brand, it is part of o...

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Resort 2021 Lookbook

Resort 2021 Lookbook

For Resort 2021, we have applied our classic approach to quality and design to our new collection of colour-blocked Swim Trunks, available in 5 di...

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Pattern Play: Bizarro Stripe

Pattern Play: Bizarro Stripe

Although “Bizarro” may not be a common household name, its pop culture references run pretty deep. From superheroes, to television sitcoms, to them...

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Pattern Play: Hawaiian Tiger

Pattern Play: Hawaiian Tiger

The edo period in Japan, between the early 1600’s to late 1800’s was an extremely influential time for Japanese culture, art and policy. This perio...

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The Summer 2020 Style Guide

The Summer 2020 Style Guide

We've always said that Bather Swim Trunks are perfect to double as your everyday summer short. Whether you're headed to the beach or running errand...

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SS20 Editorial

SS20 Editorial

Toronto, ON — June 23, 2020 — It's not just official, it's calendar-official. Whether your plans include sun-tanning on a balcony or taking a road ...

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Little B 2020

Little B 2020

Toronto, ON – June 1, 2020 – It’s that time of year again — that time where we all scramble thinking about what to get Dad for Father’s Day because...

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Pattern Play: Ice Dye

Pattern Play: Ice Dye

Ice dye doesn’t have much of a deep-rooted history, but its vibrant flow of colors blended together on a fabric are influenced by the traditional J...

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Pattern Play: Bandana

Pattern Play: Bandana

When you think of bandanas, you might think of heavy metal, pirates, hippies, or just another 90’s trend – but the bandana is so much more. The pri...

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Holiday Gift Guide 2019

Holiday Gift Guide 2019

  Shorter days mean less sunlight, and less sunlight means even less color. Take a look at any metropolitan street, and you’ll see nothing but blac...

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Resort 2020

Resort 2020

Toronto, ON — November 5, 2019 — With the Holidays just around the corner, we're excited to say that vacation season is here and so is our Resort 2...

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Fall 2019 Style Guide

Fall 2019 Style Guide

Introducing the Fall 2019 Style Guide. Yup, a Fall Style Guide. Don't let hot days and chilly nights stop you from chilling (pun intended) by the w...

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Canada Day Giveaway

Canada Day Giveaway

It isn’t everyday we hold a contest (we’ve never had a contest before). But we wanted to celebrate Canada’s birth a little different this year. So ...

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Spring/Summer '19 Editorial

Spring/Summer '19 Editorial

Summer is finally here. With the warmer weather, we're excited to announce the release of an array of new Swim Trunks that will get you ready for t...

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Introducing Little Bathers

Introducing Little Bathers

June 4, 2017 — Toronto, ON — Your kid deserves to dress as good as you, so we decided to launch our new kids' collection, complete with matching B...

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Pattern Play: Bouquet

Pattern Play: Bouquet

Flowers have a fragrant history throughout the world. Their symbolism is rich, extensive and meaningful. We share them to express love on Valentine...

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SS19 Style Guide

SS19 Style Guide

We're done counting down the days 'til Summer. Summer starts now...kind of. With Spring just around the corner and imminent signs of post-winter ha...

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Pattern Play: Tie Dye

Pattern Play: Tie Dye

The word 'Hippie' probably comes to mind when you think tie-dye. Although there's some merit there, the history of tie dye goes far beyond the....

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Resort 2019

Resort 2019

Toronto, ON — November 12, 2018 — With vacation season on the horizon, Toronto-based surf and swim brand Bather is excited to announce the release ...

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Style Guide: Keep It Solid

Style Guide: Keep It Solid

Sometimes the best Bather to wear as shorts is one that's your favourite solid colour. Bather's Swim and Surf Trunks come in a variety of solid col...

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Lookbook SS18

Lookbook SS18

Continuing the tradition of a clean design with an emphasis on quality, this season’s SS18 collection is inspired by fun, tropical patterns, and na...

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SS18 Style Guide

SS18 Style Guide

Warmer weather is finally here! And warm weather means a new season, and that means a new collection. Our latest Spring/Summer '18 collection has s...

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Resort 2018 Style Guide

Resort 2018 Style Guide

We created this guide to give you some outfit inspiration for your upcoming vacation, featuring our latest Resort 2017 collection!

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Toronto's 2018 Polar Bear Dip

Toronto's 2018 Polar Bear Dip

Toronto-based men’s swimwear brand, Bather, sponsored Toronto’s 2018 Polar Bear Dip by donating 100 pairs of exclusive bathing suits to the partici...

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Resort 2018

Resort 2018

Continuing the tradition of a clean design with an emphasis on quality, the 2018 Resort Collection is inspired by tropical patterns and nautical mo...

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Store Spotlight: Uncle Otis

Store Spotlight: Uncle Otis

Founded 25 years ago in Toronto’s affluent neighbourhood, Yorkville, Uncle Otis transformed itself into the go-to menswear boutique, offering conte...

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Lookbook SS17

Lookbook SS17

Bather’s new product lineup for SS17 includes swim and surf styles in 24 new designs and patterns.

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Inspiration: Huicholes at TMC

Inspiration: Huicholes at TMC

Last week, we visited the Textile Museum of Canada to checkout their latest exhibit, Huicholes – A People Walking Towards the Light, searching for ...

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Resort 2016

Resort 2016

Continuing the tradition of a clean design with an emphasis on quality, this season’s Resort Collection focuses on tropical patterns and motifs....

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Poolside with Slim Aarons

Poolside with Slim Aarons

If you haven't seen the iconic photography of Slim Aarons its something you should definitely take some time to do. Slim was a photographer in the ...

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Lookbook SS16

Lookbook SS16

Continuing the tradition of a clean design with an emphasis on quality, this season’s Spring/Summer Collection focuses on understated and minima...

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Abandon the Indoor Pool

Abandon the Indoor Pool

In our world, abandoning a pool is one of the worst crimes you can commit. But with Spring on the horizon it only seemed fitting to celebrate the e...

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Resort 2015

Resort 2015

Continuing the tradition of clean design and a focus on quality, this seasons Resort Collection adds a new component to the Bather line­up, the...

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Lookbook SS15

Lookbook SS15

The new Surf collection continues to focus on technical elements while working with sportswear specialists to create a product that not only looks ...

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Resort 2014

Resort 2014

Bather, specialty swim and surf brand, is excited to announce the release of their 2014 Resort Collection. Continuing the tradition of clean desig...

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Lookbook SS14

Lookbook SS14

Focusing on street-inspired designs and a versatile look that can be worn on and off the Beach, Bather is excited to extend its collection and offe...

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