Eco-Friendly Pumps By Sergio Rossi Made of Recycled Leather

By: Rachel Bowman - Published: May 15, 2009   Updated: Jun 14 2011 • References: sergiorossi & highsnobette
In correlation with Yann Arthus Bertrand's film about the state of the environment, Italian shoe designer Sergio Rossi is releasing a pair of eco high heels.

The Rossi shoes are made of recycled leather, use vegetable dyes for color, and eco-friendly packaging.

More than that, both the packaging and the shoe are entirely biodegradable. The Sergio Rossi shoes will be available in select stores starting June 5th.

Implications - The eco-chic group of consumers wants to find products that are not only eco-friendly, but fashionable. By having designer shoes that are made of upcycled materials such as eco-friendly packaging and making their object completely out of recycled leather, the target group feels less guilty about their purchase knowing that they helped the environment. Stats for Biodegradable Footwear Trending: Older & Mild
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