The Swedish brand of shoes Vagabond has announced the launch of sales of Paul sneakers in Russia, the manufacture of which does not use materials of animal origin. Thus, the brand meets the needs of an audience of consumers who adhere to the vegan philosophy.
Paul sneakers are made of wood. In the manufacturing process, thin sheets of wood are attached to the cotton base of the shoe. The wood material becomes soft and comfortable to wear thanks to laser processing. Sales of Paul sneakers have already started in a number of Russian retail stores Vagabond. The price of a pair of wooden shoes is 11,5 thousand rubles.
Veganism is gaining popularity all over the world, and many European brands are releasing vegan shoe collections, such as Esprit, TOMS, Amélie Pichard and etnies. At Vagabond, the first non-animal collection of vegan shoes appeared in the spring of 2016.