December 29, 2020
The classic model of shoes Dali Azores, manufactured by the fashion accessories brand Marita Moreno and sold online for 180 euros, is nominated for the international sustainable design award “Green Product Award” in 2021, being the only Portuguese candidate in this category of fashion.
Founded by Marita Setas Ferra, a former fashion design teacher at the Arvor Art and Vocational School (Porto) and sculptor of items related to women’s clothing, this brand from Lurosa, a small town in the municipality of Santa Maria da Feira competes with more manufacturers clothing, bags, crosses and mobile phone cases.
Made in Portugal, limited to 25 pairs in a numbered series, as in the rest of the Dali, the Azores have natural rubber soles, side cords and an exterior made of national cork and hand weaving by Eduardo Vieira, a certified master from the island of Thierry. ). According to the brand, the model is “1
00% vegan, without the use and cruelty of animals.”