Tag Archives: sustainable sneakers

We vote green! What about you?

Year 2020

Maybe one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Hunting for the best deals. Some of you are waiting for a long time for this day, postponed all purchases until now. Name it ‘Black Friday’. We all are familiar with this day. The most of you have already participated once, but from our point of […]

The real story behind your t-shirt

FAST FASHION FACTS

Fashion Fact #1: worldwide, we buy more than 80 billion new items of clothing each year. That’s an increase of 400% since the year 2000. Fashion Fact #2: 85% of discarded fashion items ends up in landfills. (95% of discarded clothing can be recycled or upcycled)  Fashion Fact #3: Fast Fashion uses A LOT of […]

Happy International Apple Day!

International APL day

This planet needs you to give a shit. So let’s make a difference. Feet first! That’s why we make sneakers out of apples… Did you know that on the 21th of October it is International Apple Day? It’s an annual celebration for apples and orchards. For us it’s a special day, a day that has […]

Our high-top sneaks are out!

The high top sneakers, there’s something about them that’s making us take another look. Be it the love for streetwear, or the return of vintage trends. This style is definitely making its comeback into the sneaker spotlights. We got inspired by the retro design of high top sneakers, and wanted to give it a Komrads […]

How to keep apple leather clean & fresh?

Our APL sneaker is made of apple leather and colored with biological paint.  But do you know how to clean apple leather? Wondering whether you can just cleanse them like regular leather sneakers? We’ve got all the answers for you. Just keep on reading. Apple leather: strong & naturally UV resistant Let’s be honest: the […]