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It began with two sailors after a passage between Long Island and Martha's Vineyard. With that, WaterLine by Design was underway. Nautically inspired, minimalist style bracelets combining American craftsmanship with a distinctive Italian flair connect you to your outdoor adventure, proudly handcrafted in the USA including tag and gift box.

Our Vision: Simply to provide the highest quality nautical bracelets for both men and women not easily found online or in shops, with all the appeal of your day on the water while making customer service and social responsibility our priorities.

What Sets Us Apart: Style, Quality, and Authenticity. Our bracelets are Ocean Tested. Creatively designed by a professional mariner, each bracelet is handcrafted by sailors in the USA. Designed to last a lifetime, while making a nautical statement, its all about the quality with stainless steel, ultra-secure magnetic clasps and marine grade ropes. If the lines aren't used on boats, they are not in our collection!

Customer Service: Focused on unequaled customer satisfaction. Just one sailor to another, we treat our clients as part of our crew, period. We take customer service very seriously with our prompt response and delivery as well as special requests from our customers.

Social Responsibility: We presently support Egan Maritime Institute, Oysterponds Historical Society, and Maine Maritime Museum. We are always looking to support worthy nautical or maritime causes and organizations. We encourage you to write to us with some of your suggestions. Sailing Schools are welcome to contact us for details on fundraising support from WaterLine by Design.

Meet the WaterLine Crew:
Skipper - Greg, creative designer and sailor, has spent most of his life on board
merchant vessels and has traveled the world as a graduate of Maritime College in NY and part of the regiment. His ocean devotion included manySkipper Dad sea voyages. Greg's vessel of choice is a J-22 or Hobie Getaway, or practically
anything that floats and has a sail.

Chief Mate - Toni is a native Italian from the Southern Puglia region of Italy and a daughter of a custom tailor. As an MBA graduate and with experience working with fashion designers on fifth avenue in NYC, Toni brings her years of design knowledge to WaterLine,

Toni Chief Mate

adding a unique Italian elegance to our nautical collection. Her vessel of choice is a long distance cruiser, (with her original favorite being the Oday 272) that brings her back again and again to places she loves like Block Island, Newport, RI, and Martha's Vineyard.

2nd Mate
- Brianna's sailing adventures began on a Laser where learning to sail is more about swimming than sailing. Today, Brianna's favorite sailboat is a Laser or a Hobie

Sailor BriannaWave and best complemented by a 12-15 knot wind. For her, it's all about the adventure!

The WaterLine by Design collection is about you and your adventures on or near the water. We like our WaterLine bracelets when they are "seasoned" with a bit of salt water and sun tan lotion, reminding us of our day on the water!