Melbourne-based Australian accessory brand Prene are the female-owned label steering the perforated Neoprene wave. Founded in 2015, Director Tammy Green launched the label from her bedroom and has since seen the brand shoot to IT-bag status; as the label conceptualise and creates instantly recognisable, sport-meets-street accessories.

Designed for everyone from full-time office workers to athletes and mamas, Prene deliver a hefty dose of functionality within their fashion-friendly designs. Whether it’s a crossbody for the essentials or a tote for all of your day-to-day necessities, Prene pieces offer abundant style that doesn’t compromise on performance.

Prene is a completely vegan brand, crafting their coveted bags from the wetsuit material neoprene. Lightweight and machine washable, the fabric is a hard-wearing alternative to more traditional textiles, while reinforced rope handles are effortlessly comfortable to wear. The label is also human friendly, with all products designed in Melbourne and ethically manufactured – enabling their customers to shop with a social and environmental conscience when purchasing Prene pieces.

Aractidf’s curated edit of the label’s designs includes totes, crossbody bags, cosmetic pouches, backpacks and clutches, a selection of which being customisable with inserts if additional space is required. If you want to shake up your accessories rotation this season, look no further than Aractidf and Prene.