Dynamic duo Kay Howitt and Lynne Tramonte are taking the Australian swimwear industry by storm by creating sophisticated and feminine swim and resort wear that places an emphasis on female diversity.

Kay and Lynne are Sydney based best friends who share more than 35 years of industry knowledge. Their knowledge along with a passion for the industry has equipped them with the ability to create swimwear that has an emphasis on quality, fit, and innovation. Boasting an impressive resume between them, Kay and Lynne bring a vast knowledge of what women want in swimwear and resort wear and are striving to provide that within their brand Monte & Lou

Being best friends who have started a business together, Kay and Lynne understand the power of women and the essential of having vision and tenacity. Kay and Lynne have endured hardships together including Kay’s battle against breast cancer. However, their journey and friendship has never been short of laughs and fun times. Their appreciation of each other as people, businesswomen, and friends is what makes this dynamic duo so strong. Both Kay and Lynne have an incredible work ethic, however, always help each other pick up the pieces when one of them is in need of a little extra support… that’s what friends are for!

With quick-drying solutions and body contouring technology, Monte & Lou swimwear is setting itself apart from other brands on the market. Monte & Lou features a variety of sophisticated and fashion edge designs and patterns that come straight from the designs of Kay and Lynne! The whole essence of the brand is to empower women and make women feel confident in their own skin. Kay and Lynne’s friendship and business vision truly emphasize the importance of female empowerment through friendship and support.

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