Wave Sneakers are inspired by sea, the waves and the different colours of the water sea – they present round cuts like the spiral movement of the waves and the blue tons goes from the dark blue of the profound sea to the Bright silver the sea foam. These sneakers are made in diverse bio leather with an excellent fit and very comfortable walk due to the recycled sole, the natural bio leather lining and the blue shoelaces for adjusting to the foot.
Wave Sneakers belongs to the upcycling line and the newest collection that intends to return to the essence of life and what we need - shapes inspired by sea creatures, simple shoes, strappy sandals and hyper-comfortable sneakers - the entire collection tells the story of our journey from the sea to space, from the beach to the depths of the sea. It is also an appeal to the non-pollution of the sea - our most precious asset and that balances our planet, a call to return to what is essential, not to waste, to recycle, to redo, to rethink.
- - Exterior in bio leather
- - Lining in natural bio leather with anti-bacterial treatment
- - Comfort Polyurethane foam insole
- - Recycled TPR soles
- - Made in Portugal
Bio leather Line - Marita Moreno's bio leather line is produced in wet-white based leather that doesn’t have any chrome or heavy metal. The Bio leather can disappear in nature between 2 to 3 weeks without polluting the environment. This product is chemically innocuous, it is compostable and suitable to produce fertilizers. Leather industry is a recycled industry, due it works with the remains from the food industry.
Marita Moreno’s upcycling line is produced with wastes from other collections and/or materials, in this way we are creating a Circular Economy. Upcycling is the process of transforming unwanted products, waste materials, by-products or useless materials into new materials or products with a higher quality and environmental value.
VP SUSTAINABLE - TPR & TPU SOLES - These soles are produced with TPR and TPU recycled and can go up to 100% recycled material, while the physical and mechanical properties are still assured. The process to reuse/recycle the industrial waste are entirely mechanical (crushing, heating and extrusion), for the production of these soles, waste from injection is also reused. During this process there is no release of pollutants, in addition the transformation of primary materials helps in the conservation of the physical and chemical properties of the final product.
Designed and made in Portugal in a sustainable and ethical perspective way - using only Portuguese factories and handmade crafts to create its designs.
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