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OAT Shoes Limited Skin Collection Uses Compost-able Leather

By: Susan Keefe - Published: Oct 7, 2011 • References: oatshoes and news.softpedia
The shoe aficionados at the Dutch company OAT Shoes recently unveiled their brand new Limited Skin Collection. All of the kicks included in this line are made of 100% certified-biodegrable leather. The first of their kind, these eco-friendly sneaks utilize leather that was tanned using non-toxic agents -- because of this small change in manufacturing, the shoes will completely decompose underground, and all you're left with is some stylish compost.

Available in high and low-tops, these shoes come in 4 ravishing colors: mossy green, cool blue, blood red and chocolate brown. Each one is lined with cozy organic fleece and soft pique cotton. Unfortunately, OAT Shoes will only be manufacturing a limited run of the sneakers, producing 360 pairs available for sale within the European Union.

With sweet styling and ecologically sound construction, these kicks are sure to make a big splash. Locate a pair from the Limited Skin Collection stat, because these shoes are sure to go fast.