OUR LEATHER ALTERNATIVES
PIÑATEX: AN ANIMAL-FRIENDLY ALTERNATIVE TO LEATHER
Made in Philipphines from pineapple leaves. The leaves are the byproduct of existing agriculture, and their use creates an additional income stream for farming communities.
13 million tonne of waste from global pineapple agriculture every year
16 pineapple plants or 480 pineapple leaves= 1M2 of Piñatex
APPLESKIN: AN ANIMAL FRIENDLY ALTERNATIVE TO LEATHER
Made in Italy from food from the remnants of the apple juice industry and PU.
The Tyrol region in Italy, one of the world’s largest apple-producing regions, is faced with a significant amount of food-production waste every year.
OUR ECO NYLON
ECONYL® yarn, a 100% regenerated nylon fiber from pre and post-consumer waste such as fishing nets, used carpets and other nylon waste.
It’s exactly the same as brand new nylon, can be recycled, recreated and remoulded again and again. That means you can create new products and buy new products without having to use new resources.
OUR NATURAL FIBERS
IRACA: A NATURAL AND BIODEGRADABLE FIBER
Made in Colombia from Iraca palm.
The fiber is Handwoven by Colombian artisans. The technique of woven iraca has been used for hundreds of years and transmitted from generation to generation by different communities that have been using it to make hats, bags and different handicrafts.
OUR LININGS AND COVERS
RECYCLED POLYESTER FABRIC
Made in Colombia from recycled plastic bottles. Colombia produces 4,000 million plastic bottles every year. 12 plastic bottles=1M2 of fabric.
RECYCLED POLYESTER AND COTTON FABRIC
Made in Colombia 50% from recycled plastic bottles and 50% from cotton leftovers from de fashion industry.
Ecological print that involves 0% use of water.
Sugar cane paper. Paper made 100% from sugar cane, without chemicals or bleach.