Pineapple, grapes, apples, organic cotton, recycled plastic.
To make sneakers ID.EIGHT we mainly use four types of materials derived from by-products of agricultural or industrial activities:
Pinatex, made with the waste leaves of pineapple grown in the Philippines; Vegea, obtained from the bio-polymerization of marc in Italy; Apple Skin, obtained from the bio-polymerization of apple peels and cores always in Italy;
Lycra and recycled mesh for inserts on the upper, sole, laces and label are also there made from recycled materials, as well as the box that contains the sneakers.
ID stands for Identity and EIGHT embodies the infinite, the ability to regenerate and therefore eco-sustainability. ID.EIGHT is the project of eco-sustainable sneakers, made with food industry waste and recycled materials. The goal is to launch a low environmental impact footwear on the market, made in Italy, made with innovative and eco-sustainable materials, unisex, with a refined design that recalls the 90s