MODELO '89 VEGAN HI
This Modelo '89 Vegan HI Sneaker is made from a bio-based vegan corn leather, bamboo lining and a natural + synthetic rubber mix to bring you a beautiful piece of functional art, that will make a significant impact on consumers, the industry and of course, the environment.
Environmentally friendly, 100% natural and proudly SAYE.
This innovative fabric and new leather substitute is called Corn Vegan Leather, is PETA approved and derived from renewable resources, with a high biomass content, composed of 29% corn waste and 71% bio-based polyurethane, it’s also biodegradable.On top of the innovative Corn Vegan Leather, the new M'89 Vegan HI sneaker also uses 100% bamboo lining, which is a fast-growing, self-generative and super sustainable option. This sneaker really ticks all the innovation and sustainability boxes.
Our Modelo '89 HI Sneaker uses material obtained from non-food and GMO-free corn crops for the Corn Vegan napa which works to reduce the environmental impact by avoiding or minimising emissions into the atmosphere and the work environment. Including the exclusion of the use of solvents, that can be harmful for the worker and, in the case of uncontrolled emissions, for the surrounding environment. The M'89 Vegan HI Sneaker really is an all-round winner.
In order to work with organic, recyclable, vegan and certified materials, strict processes including traceability, accountability and responsibility are top priorities. Meaning that every single material we use has been created and tested with you (the wearer), the artesans, and of course, the environment in mind.