Today is World Ocean Day

Today, on the 8th of June, we celebrate World Ocean day. This day aims to unite and activate the world to help preserve and restore our already damaged oceans.  The project is led by the Youth Advisory Council, the council was founded in 2016 to increase the involvement of the new generation in a unique […]

Today is World Environment Day

Today is World Environment Day. On this day we focus on the fact that there is only one earth and we should realize that living sustainable is the only viable option for humanity to preserve our nature.  In 2022 we celebrate the 50 year anniversary since the first Stockholm United Nations Conference of Human Environment […]

The Insights of Recycled Cotton

Instead of just regular cotton or organic cotton, Komrads uses recycled cotton. The fast popular gaining fabric is used at Komrads for the ICNS collection. The upper, inside lining and laces are fabricated with the reusable fiber.  But, what is recycled cotton actually? And how is it made?  Well, there are two main components for […]

World Fair Trade Day

Today is World Fair Trade Day from the Fair World Project. This day is celebrated yearly on the second Saturday of May and this year is no different.  On this special occasion we want to celebrate the small-scale producers who represent the core of the World Fair Trade organization and all the sacrifices they make […]

Our factory is certified!

Recently our factory in Portugal has obtained several certifications from global institutes. And that is on top of the ones that they already have! The factory has regained its status for the second year in a row and is officially PME Lider 2021. Created by IAPMEI to distinguish the best small or medium-sized companies based […]

The Fashion Revolution Week

Today is the start of Fashion Revolution week! This year, from Monday 18th to Sunday 24th April, the annual campaign will take place. This campaign is the world’s largest fashion activism movement. This week the revolution wants to reinvent a just fashion world for people and planet, by letting people actively participate in online or […]

Komrads’ favourite surfspots in Portugal

Are you feeling kind off wavey? Well look no further, because these are our top picks to go surfing in Portugal! #1 Ericeira: This place is sometimes called the surf capital of Europe, as it is well known for the excellent waves. However, the town does not feel touristy at all, it has managed to […]

Our newest sneakers are out now!

Komrads is proud to announce that our OCNS are added to the sneakers collection. As we want to pursue a no-waste planet for future generations, we have therefore focused ourselves at the pressing plastic pollution problematic. This means that for the new model we have created a fashionable sneaker made out of recycled ocean plastic! […]

The impact of plastic pollution on our oceans

Plastic has become one of the most used fabrics around the world and it is hard to imagine a world without it. Humans have reached a point where at the moment over 380 million tons of plastic are produced every year, compared to 0.5 tons in 1950 just a few decades ago. This massive increase […]

Juttu Pop-Ups

Did you know that we now have pop-ups in Juttu stores? Yes, that’s right! Our sneakers are now showcased and available in 6 different Juttu stores across Belgium. Juttu is a Unique concept store with more than 100 local and international brands for your home and your wardrobe. Our Komrads corner will still be there for […]