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Black Esplar LT Sneaker

Veja
SIZES: 6, 10
155.00 CAD
Black neutral unisex trainers modelled after the traditional tennis shoe. Features Veja's traditional V logo stitching on the side of the shoe.  Mindfully and ethically crafted in a high-standard factory in Porto Alegre, Brazil (a well-developed region in South Brazil), which has good working and living conditions, respect of worker dignity, and effective trade union representation. Fun fact: this shoe was named after the Brazilian NGO which brings technical support to the organic cotton farming families Veja works with in North Brazil since 2004.  MATERIAL Upper in low chrome vegetable-tanned leather, inner sole in recycled cotton and expensed rubber, Amazonian rubber sole.   LEATHER / Veja only uses leather with low impact on the environment that is sourced from Porto Alegra, Brazil. This means leather tanned with low level of chemicals, traced and does not come from areas of deforestation, and only requires low levels of water during the tanning process. RECYCLED COTTON / These...

Black Massa Suede Babouche

Bronze Age
SIZES: 7, 9
110.00 CAD
A classic, unisex Moroccan slip-on babouche made from supple buckskin suede. Each piece is unique and will vary due to the handcrafted nature. Ethically and mindfully handmade in small batches by artisans in Morocco. Packaged in a Bronze Age drawstring bag. Shown with the Shaina Mote tulia pant. MATERIAL Buckskin upper with leather sole. FIT Fits true to size. Will soften and stretch slightly with wear. If you are in between sizes, it is recommended to size up. Bronze Age's Standards    

Black Pierre Wata Canvas Sneaker

Veja
SIZES: 5
119.00 CAD
Canvas lace-up sneaker in black with Veja's signature off-white V stitched onto both sides of shoe. Mindfully and ethically crafted in a high-standard factory in Porto Alegre, Brazil (a well-developed region in South Brazil), which has good working and living conditions, respect of worker dignity, and effective trade union representation. Also available in white. MATERIAL Upper 100% organic and fair trade canvas, Amazonian rubber sole.   ORGANIC COTTON CANVAS / Veja's canvas is made of 100% organic and fair trade cotton grown by a co-operative of small farmers from Taua, Brazil, who have adopted agro-ecological methods. There were no chemicals or pesticides used on the crops, and fair prices were paid to farmers. WILD RUBBER / Each Veja outer sole is made of 40% of rubber from the Amazon rainforest. Fair prices are always paid to rubber tappers and use of wild rubber from the Amazon increases the economic value of the forest and helps to fight...
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Brown Springbok Palma Bag

Brother Vellies
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Classic square brown leather bag featuring springbok fur on top flap, oversize circular hardware, hidden magnetic closure, and subtle gold embossed text below hardware. Includes removable leather tassels and shoulder strap. Dust bag included. Brown suede lining with single zipper pocket. Sourced and hand crafted by local fairly-paid and trained artisans in South Africa. CAREClean with soft cloth. MATERIAL Water buffalo leather. SIZE7.25" width, 8" height. Brother Vellies' Standards
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Celeste Cardigan

Kordal Knitwear
SIZES: S, M
265.99 CAD
Ultra comfortable oversized knit cardigan that falls just above the knee. Perfect for layering. Features deep patch pockets and elbow length sleeves. Cocoon silhouette.  Mindfully knit with the upmost care on handloom knitting machines by artisans based in Lima, Peru. Also comes in cocoa. Worn with the Veja black Esplar LT sneakers and Kordal Knitwear Sadie jumpsuit. CAREDry clean or carefully hand wash cold and lay flat to dry.   MATERIAL 50% alpaca, 50% eco Peruvian highland wool. ALPACA / Alpaca is soft, wrinkle/flame-resistant and durable fiber with unique thermal properties due to microscopic air bubbles found inside the hairs. These bubbles allow the wearer to "breathe" through the fibers on hot days, as well as retain body heat in cold temperatures. Alpaca sheep also don't require insecticides to be injected into their fleece, don't require antibiotic treatments, don't eat too much, and are fairly self-sufficient, making them much more environmentally friendly...
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Cocoa Eleanor Tank

Kordal Knitwear
SIZES: S
142.99 CAD
Chunky knit sweater tank in a rich cocoa brown colour. Features a rounded neck and oversized arm holes. Perfect for layering or wearing alone. Relaxed fit. Mindfully knit with the upmost care on handloom knitting machines by artisans based in Lima, Peru. Also comes in Ivory. Worn with the Kordal Knitwear sand Isabel pants. CARECarefully hand wash cold and lay flat to dry.   MATERIAL 50% alpaca, 50% eco Peruvian highland wool. ALPACA / Alpaca is soft, wrinkle/flame-resistant and durable fiber with unique thermal properties due to microscopic air bubbles found inside the hairs. These bubbles allow the wearer to "breathe" through the fibers on hot days, as well as retain body heat in cold temperatures. Alpaca sheep also don't require insecticides to be injected into their fleece, don't require antibiotic treatments, don't eat too much, and are fairly self-sufficient, making them much more environmentally friendly than their goat friends. Additionally, Kordal sources...
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Convertible Midi Boot

RAFA
SIZES: 6, 7, 9, 10, 11
350.99 CAD
Sock-like patterned textile boot with a comfortable chunky heel and an almond shaped toe. Features an adjustable lace up rope closure at back. The boot is lined with ultra suede to make it easy to fold over and adjust boot height. Mindfully designed and hand made with ecologically friendly materials by a group of 20 artisans based out of Los Angeles, California. MATERIAL Vegan textiles. Man-made outsole. MEASUREMENTS 3" heel chunky heel. FIT This style is narrow and runs small. Order a size up, especially if you're a half size! US sizing. RAFA's Standards
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Copper Piere Esplar LT Sneaker

Veja
SIZES: 5, 6
100.99 CAD
Bright orange/copper unisex trainers modelled after the traditional tennis shoe. Features Veja's traditional V logo stitching on the side of the shoe.  Mindfully and ethically crafted in a high-standard factory in Porto Alegre, Brazil (a well-developed region in South Brazil), which has good working and living conditions, respect of worker dignity, and effective trade union representation. Fun fact: this shoe was named after the Brazilian NGO which brings technical support to the organic cotton farming families Veja works with in North Brazil since 2004.  MATERIAL Upper in low chrome leather, inner sole in recycled cotton and expensed rubber, Amazonian rubber sole.   LEATHER / Veja only uses leather with low impact on the environment that is sourced from Porto Alegra, Brazil. This means leather tanned with low level of chemicals, traced and does not come from areas of deforestation, and only requires low levels of water during the tanning process. RECYCLED COTTON /...
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Dark Grey Evelyn Sweater

Kordal Knitwear
SIZES: S, M
252.99 CAD
The perfect transition sweater in dark grey that's not too heavy and can be easily layered with other pieces. Features two front panels that can be buttoned at front, tied or draped across and secured with a button at the side seam. Mindfully knit with the upmost care on handloom knitting machines by artisans based in Lima, Peru. Also comes in sand. Worn with the Kordal Knitwear Isabel pant in dark grey. CARECarefully hand wash cold and lay flat to dry.   MATERIAL 65% baby alpaca, 35% linen. ALPACA / Alpaca is soft, wrinkle/flame-resistant and durable fiber with unique thermal properties due to microscopic air bubbles found inside the hairs. These bubbles allow the wearer to "breathe" through the fibers on hot days, as well as retain body heat in cold temperatures. Alpaca sheep also don't require insecticides to be injected into their fleece, don't require antibiotic treatments, don't eat too much,...
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Dark Grey Isabel Pant

Kordal Knitwear
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Easy and comfortable knit trousers in dark grey featuring an elastic waistband. Loose fit with cropped and slightly flared hems. Mindfully knit with the upmost care on handloom knitting machines by artisans based in Lima, Peru. Also comes in sand. Worn with the Kordal Knitwear sand Isabel pants. CARECarefully hand wash cold and lay flat to dry.   MATERIAL 65% baby alpaca, 35% linen. ALPACA / Alpaca is soft, wrinkle/flame-resistant and durable fiber with unique thermal properties due to microscopic air bubbles found inside the hairs. These bubbles allow the wearer to "breathe" through the fibers on hot days, as well as retain body heat in cold temperatures. Alpaca sheep also don't require insecticides to be injected into their fleece, don't require antibiotic treatments, don't eat too much, and are fairly self-sufficient, making them much more environmentally friendly than their goat friends. Additionally, Kordal sources their Alpaca fibers from a mill called Inca Tops,...
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Denim Babouche

Brother Vellies
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Denim slip-on shoes with a pointed toe, top seam detail and bovine leather sole. Denim sourced and repurposed from utilizing overages of donated denim in Morocco. Hand crafted by local artisans from Morocco whom receive fair wages and skills training. CAREClean with soft cloth. MATERIAL Repurposed denim, bovine leather sole. FITAmerican sizing. True to size. Size down if you wear half sizes! Brother Vellies' Standards
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Flora Dress

Delfina Balda
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Lightweight white and floral printed midi-length dress with an oversized and relaxed fit. Features thick cotton ropes as straps and hand finished horn details. Floral digital print was created in collaboration with Patricia Iglesias. Mindfully crafted in partnership with local artisans in Peru using sustainable and natural resources. Worn with Brother Vellies Springbok Congo Sandals. CAREDry clean only. MATERIAL 100% cotton. FITAdeng is 5'10" and wearing the O/S. Delfina Balda's Standards

Highland Jo Midi Culottes

Ace & Jig
SIZES: S, M
346.00 CAD
Generous, wide-legged pull-on culottes in Ace & Jig's custom yarn dye woven Highland fabric featuring black motifs. Falls to mid-shin with an elasticated waistband and front pleats. Drapey mid-weight natural singlecloth woven in an intricate pattern. Ethically and mindfully hand-dyed and crafted in India with natural fibers. Worn with the Mari Giudicelli raffia leblon mules and Priory balloon top. CareMachine wash cold on delicate cycle, tumble dry low or dry clean.  Material100% cotton.    Ace & Jig's clothes are made in India by artisans with a rich weaving background. Their Indian partners have a common commitment to weaving fabrics and sewing styles in an ethical environment. They employ 90% women, and provide free on-site childcare and tutoring. Their weavers and sewers can take their breaks and lunches with their little ones, and are also free to take fresh produce (grown with reclaimed water!) from the on-site garden. Just like Ace & Jig,...

Highland Park Dress

Ace & Jig
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Short sleeve button-up stand collar dress in Ace & Jig's custom yarn dye woven Highland fabric featuring black motifs. Has a waist seam and side pockets. Falls just above the knee. Drapey mid-weight natural singlecloth woven in an intricate pattern. Ethically and mindfully hand-dyed and crafted in India with natural fibers. Worn with the VEJA Esplar sneakers. CareMachine wash cold on delicate cycle, tumble dry low or dry clean.  Material100% cotton.    Ace & Jig's clothes are made in India by artisans with a rich weaving background. Their Indian partners have a common commitment to weaving fabrics and sewing styles in an ethical environment. They employ 90% women, and provide free on-site childcare and tutoring. Their weavers and sewers can take their breaks and lunches with their little ones, and are also free to take fresh produce (grown with reclaimed water!) from the on-site garden. Just like Ace & Jig, their employees...
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Honeycomb Fitted Sweater

Suzanne Rae
SIZES: M/L
152.99 CAD
Ivory honeycomb knit sweater in a slightly oversized fit cropped at waist. Features a ribbed collar and hems. Unlike cashmere, Alpaca wool consists of eco-friendly renewable fibers that are wrinkle, flame, stain and odor resistant. Knit in collaboration with Peruvian artists. Styled with Elise Ballegeer dress. CAREDry clean only.  MATERIAL 50% alpaca wool, 50% acrylic. FITKarlissa is wearing the XS/S. MODEL MEASUREMENTSKarlissa is 5'10", 31" bust, 27" waist, 38.5" hips. Suzanne Rae's Standards      
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Honeycomb Oversized Sweater

Suzanne Rae
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Heather grey oversized sweater with a soft, honeycomb knit pattern. Features a ribbed collar and hems. Unlike cashmere, Alpaca wool consists of eco-friendly renewable fibers that are wrinkle, flame and odor resistant. Knit in collaboration with Peruvian artists. CAREDry clean only.  MATERIAL 50% alpaca wool, 50% acrylic. FITKarlissa is wearing the XS/S. MODEL MEASUREMENTSKarlissa is 5'10", 31" bust, 27" waist, 38.5" hips. Suzanne Rae's Standards      
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Ivory Eleanor Tank

Kordal Knitwear
SIZES: S, M
142.99 CAD
Chunky knit sweater tank in ivory. Features a rounded neck and oversized arm holes. Perfect for layering or wearing alone. Relaxed fit. Mindfully knit with the upmost care on handloom knitting machines by artisans based in Lima, Peru. Also comes in cocoa. Worn with the Kordal Knitwear sand Isabel pants. CARECarefully hand wash cold and lay flat to dry.   MATERIAL 50% alpaca, 50% eco Peruvian highland wool. ALPACA / Alpaca is soft, wrinkle/flame-resistant and durable fiber with unique thermal properties due to microscopic air bubbles found inside the hairs. These bubbles allow the wearer to "breathe" through the fibers on hot days, as well as retain body heat in cold temperatures. Alpaca sheep also don't require insecticides to be injected into their fleece, don't require antibiotic treatments, don't eat too much, and are fairly self-sufficient, making them much more environmentally friendly than their goat friends. Additionally, Kordal sources their Alpaca fibers from...

Kimi Denim Babouche

Bronze Age
SIZES: 9
110.00 CAD
Salvaged denim slip-on babouche ethically and mindfully handmade in small batches by artisans in Morocco. Each piece is unique and will vary due to the handcrafted nature. Packaged in a Bronze Age drawstring bag. MATERIAL Salvaged denim and leather upper with leather sole. FIT Fits true to size. Will soften and stretch slightly with wear.  If you are in between sizes, it is recommended to size up. Bronze Age's Standards    
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Mauve Nora Scarf

Kordal Knitwear
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The perfect weighted, oversized mauve scarf that drapes beautifully to keep you warm during the winter. Inspired by ancient textiles, particularly early weavings. To create this pattern, a jacquard knit was used, meaning you see one pattern on the front and a birdseye pattern on the back! Mindfully hand knit domestically in the USA in collaboration with handloom knitters (which means that each piece is knit to the correct shape and there is zero waste). All manufacturers are paid a fair and ethical wage. Worn with the Kordal Knitwear sadie jumpsuit. CARECarefully hand wash cold and lay flat to dry.   MATERIAL 100% alpaca yarn. WOOL / Kordal sources their wool from a variety of mills in the USA, and makes sure to use wool that is specially milled without harsh chemicals or extreme temperatures, leaving the wool comfortable, soft and pure.    Kordal's Standards      
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Natural Springbok Congo Sandal

Brother Vellies
SIZES: 6, 11
299.99 CAD
Springbok sandals with simple leather ties at ankle. These sandals were made using natural springbok hair sourced from local farmers in Kenya and South America and are entirely byproduct from the edible food industry. To reduce their waste, Brother Vellies utilizes as much of every skin as possible and reserves scraps from their adult shoes for their kid's shoes. The rubber from these sandals' soles were also sourced from recycled car tires! Hand crafted by local artisans within South Africa whom receive fair wages and skills training. Please note that because these sandals are made from natural materials, no two pairs will ever be identical. CARESpot clean. MATERIAL Bovine leather and rubber soles, springbok hair. FITAmerican sizing. True to size. Size down if you wear half sizes! Brother Vellies' Standards
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Nude Holiday Bastille Sneakers

Veja
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Holiday nude/pale pink low top leather sneakers with perforated details throughout. Features Veja's traditional V logo made from vegetable-tanned leather on the side of the shoe. Mindfully and ethically crafted in a high-standard factory in Porto Alegre, Brazil (a well-developed region in South Brazil), which has good working and living conditions, respect of worker dignity, and effective trade union representation.   MATERIAL Upper in vegetable-tanned leather, inner sole in low chrome leather, Amazonian rubber sole.   LEATHER / Veja only uses leather with low impact on the environment that is sourced from Porto Alegra, Brazil. This means leather tanned with low level of chemicals, traced and does not come from areas of deforestation, and only requires low levels of water during the tanning process. WILD RUBBER / The outer sole of these sneakers is made of 60% of rubber from the Amazon rainforest. Fair prices are always paid to rubber tappers and use of wild rubber...
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Printed Armonia Button Up

Delfina Balda
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Lightweight and crisp button-up shirt featuring a bold black floral-inspired print all throughout. Has wide sleeves and a relaxed, cropped fit. Can be worn as a light jacket. Mindfully crafted in partnership with local artisans in Peru using sustainable and natural resources. Worn with Brother Vellies Springbok Congo Sandals. CAREDry clean only. MATERIAL 100% cotton. FITAdeng is 5'10" and wearing the S. Delfina Balda's Standards
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Printed Armonia Shorts

Delfina Balda
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High waist pleated shorts with a bold floral-inspired pattern throughout. Features a long detached cotton rope belt capped with hand carved horn that cinches at waist, as well as inseam pockets hidden at hips. Zipper and clasp closure at front. Mindfully crafted in partnership with local artisans in Peru using sustainable and natural resources. Worn with Baserange Tee Bodysuit and Brother Vellies Springbok Congo Sandals. CAREDry clean only. MATERIAL 100% cotton. FITAdeng is 5'10" and wearing the O/S. Delfina Balda's Standards

Quartz Esplar Bastille Sneaker

Veja
SIZES: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
215.00 CAD
VEJA's classic low top sneaker in a pale pink (quartz) silk. Features Veja's traditional V logo stitching on the side of the shoe.  Mindfully and ethically crafted in a high-standard factory in Porto Alegre, Brazil (a well-developed region in South Brazil), which has good working and living conditions, respect of worker dignity, and effective trade union representation. This silk style is manufactured in a specialized factory located in the South of Brazil for more than 70 years now. The yarn, which is dyed and woven near Sao Paulo, creates a solid but delicate fabric with low impact on the environment, compared to other materials.  MATERIAL Upper in 100% natural silk, leather lining and inner sole in vegetable-tanned leather, Amazonian rubber sole. LEATHER / Veja only uses leather with low impact on the environment that is sourced from Porto Alegra, Brazil. This means leather tanned with low level of chemicals, traced and does not come...