Naot Footwear launches vegetable leather at Kornit Fashion Week LA
The new cutting edge vegan collection features sustainable materials that forever change shoes and fashion in general
Naot Footwear Launches New Plant-Based Printable Vegan Leather at Kornit Fashion Week LA 2021
Bold prints and patterns on vegan leather will make their runway debut in a capsule collection from Naot Footwear.
Naot’s capsule collection of eco-friendly sandals are made with a durable material that will change shoes forever
The innovative, printable vegetable leather is created from what was once biomass and agricultural waste such as hemp, pineapple leaves, coconut, banana and water hyacinth.
LOS ANGELES, November 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Debut today at Kornit Fashion Week LA, Naot shoes launches a one-of-a-kind capsule collection of eco-friendly sandals made with an innovative and durable material that will change shoes forever.
In collaboration with a green technology company, Nova Milan, the latest addition to Naot’s popular footwear line features printable, impact-free vegan leather uppers that were once farm waste. Irma Orenstein, co-founder of Nova Milan, uses what was once biomass and “agricultural waste such as hemp, pineapple leaves, coconut, banana and water hyacinth to create this innovative vegetable leather “.
Launched in a week filled with showcases capturing the bright future, sustainability and diversity will play out in the fashion of tomorrow, Naot’s new all-vegan collection is a highlight of the much-anticipated US debut of Kornit Fashion Week. The debut features clothing from Marina Leight, Onalaja, Toit Volant, O.Low from Orit Lowinger and Kentaro Kameyama, the winner of season 16 of “Project Runway”. The showcase will also include a special appearance of Shirley raines, founder of the association Beauty2TheStreetz.
The breathtaking vegan capsule collection offers a full range of bright and eye-catching designs and patterns. Each sandal has been handcrafted with only the finest and highest quality materials and features vibrant colors and interesting prints offset by color staples.
“Fashion is a language that has the strength to send powerful messages, and after a grueling year and a half of isolation, Naot aims to spread a message of lightness, joy and inclusiveness,” explained Hagit Ronen Tenenbaum , Future Designer at Naot. “The new vegan shoe collection embodies our mission to welcome and embrace others by breaking the contours of generations and diversifying the ideal of beauty.”
New capsule collection featuring vegetable leather and many styles of Naot shoes parading the runway at Kornit Fashion Week offers the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) seal as accepted for promoting good foot health .
Footwear that is ethically made from sustainable sources and of high quality has always been part of the Naot Footwear philosophy. To learn more about Kornit Fashion Week which runs until Friday, November 5, visit www.kornitfashionweek.com. Shopping is like walking the catwalk at Kornit Fashion Week, click on this link.
About Naot shoes
Naot is passionate about creating a better world by making people feel comfortable. Handcrafted in Israel through the combined efforts of people from different cultures and backgrounds, Naot shoes are ethically made using sustainable methods with the highest quality materials. Fine Italian leathers and our iconic insoles, combined with advanced designs, are an unmatched combination of quality, fashion and comfort.
Naot’s uniquely designed insoles are made of natural cork and latex and lined with a soft suede lining, creating a flexible, shock-absorbing base of superior support designed to mimic the shape of your foot, a bit like an imprint left in the sand. To purchase Naot products, visit www.naot.com.
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