31 Jul '14, 4pm

Vans's latest sneaker is all bark and no bite

in it this summer. The skatewear brand’s “Prelow” sneaker, part of its premium OTW collection , now includes a cork-clad option . Cork hails from the western Mediterranean, where it’s stripped from the trunk of the self-renewing cork-oak tree. Commercial exploitation of the material is environmentally friendly, according to the World Wildlife Fund , not only because no trees are cut down, but also because cork-oak landscapes support one of the world’s highest concentrations of forest biodiversity, including endangered species such as the Iberian Lynx . Combined with black eyelets, a fabric lining, and a squishy vulcanized-foam footbed, this is one shoe that’s all bark and no bite.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/vans-introduces-prelow-sneaker-m...

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