Agua by Agua Bendita, the renowned Colombian resort and luxury clothing brand, has experienced remarkable growth in 2022 and is now focusing on expanding its footprint in the Middle East. Founded by entrepreneurs and designers Mariana Hinestroza and Catalina Álvarez, Agua by Agua Bendita aims to bring a touch of opulence to the market while proudly showcasing their love for Latin America and supporting Colombian artisans and biodiversity.

Over the past year, Agua by Agua Bendita has seen double-digit growth, a testament to its popularity among customers. Present in more than 60 countries, including the United States, the United Kingdom, Uruguay, Panama, Brazil, Mexico, and now the Middle East, the brand’s products can be found not only in physical stores but also on prominent e-commerce platforms such as Moda Operandi, MyTheresa, Matches, Net a Porter, and Bergdorf Goodman.

To meet the increasing demand for their products, Agua by Agua Bendita is actively expanding its retail presence. The brand has plans to open its second shop in Colombia this year, strategically located in the historic center of Cartagena. Additionally, they have plans to open a third location in Barranquilla in the second half of the year. These new stores will provide customers with an immersive shopping experience, allowing them to explore the latest collections firsthand.

The success of Agua by Agua Bendita can be attributed to its dedication to showcasing the beauty and craftsmanship of Colombia. By collaborating with local artisans, the brand not only creates stunning designs but also plays a vital role in preserving traditional techniques and supporting the local economy.

In 2022, the brand achieved a remarkable 20% increase in sales, with 92% of the growth coming from wholesale, 5% from physical stores, and 3% from their online boutique. This highlights the brand’s ability to cater to different customer preferences and channels. Furthermore, Agua by Agua Bendita’s collections have been featured in prestigious fashion trade shows, solidifying its position as a prominent player in the industry.

As Agua by Agua Bendita continues to expand, it remains steadfast in its mission of celebrating Latin American culture and showcasing the rich talents of Colombian artisans. With a growing presence in both established and emerging markets, the brand is well-positioned for further success in the luxury fashion industry.

Useful links:
Agua by Agua Bendita Official Website
Official Website of Colombia