Gallery: Speedo, From Somewhere Turn Banned LZR Swimsuits Into Fabulous Fr...

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When FINA, the world governing body of aquatic sports, banned swimmers from competing in full-body swimsuits, Speedo was hung out to dry. Left with a surplus of the LZR Racer suit that catapulted Michael Phelps to his record-smashing victory at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the swimwear manufacturer sought the aid of another award-winner: From Somewhere, a British sustainable-fashion label that knows a thing or two about navigating textile waste.

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