05 Dec '16, 9am

MuSkin

MuSkin

WHAT IS MUSKIN? MuSkin is a vegan leather which is produced using skin of mushroom caps. HOW IS IS MADE? Grown from the extraction of mushroom caps in a controlled environment in large sheets. A cow sized hyde will grow in approximately 2 months. Muskin can be dried then moulded and can assimilate any type of animal skin during the moulding process. WHAT DOES IT FEEL LIKE? Suede-like. Softer, more breathable, and more water-repellent than ordinary leather. It is also said to be easily mouldable. WHAT IS IT USED FOR? Ideal for the use in close-to-skin applications and thanks to its very natural origin it limits bacteria proliferation. Bags, wallets, shoes, hats & clothing (as a vegan leather substitute). WHAT ARE ITS ECO-BENEFITS? • Vegan (no animals are harmed in it’s making) leather made from mushrooms • Non-toxic tanning process • 100% Biodegradable

Full article: http://ecofriendly-fashion.com/muskin/

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