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From the colour of the inks used on the canvas, to the patterns that adorn the inner lining, these espadrilles are fully customizable. Giving the potential wearer a unique experience of being able to design their own handmade crafted piece. Each product displays the intricate wealth of Kenyan craftsmanship, made with top-quality and responsibly sourced materials. Being hand-made by entrepreneurial Kenyan women, Ubuntu Life appreciates the skill and effort that goes into these unique pieces and ensures them of a just wage which has in turn allowed them to provide for their families. All profits earned goes to a school attended by the children of these women that supports care for children with special needs.
Canvas: Heavyweight plain weave canvas
Tag: Leather tag beaded by hand by Maasai artisans
Print: Silk-screened by hand using water-based, non-toxic inks
Leather: 100% Kenyan nubuck pull-up leather, cut by hand
Sole: Traditional Spanish jute rope sole lined with vulcanized rubber for durability