Green Phoenix

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Green Phoenix

Green Phoenix

Regular price 850,00 DKK
Regular price Sale price 850,00 DKK
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Upcycled sneakers made from discarded Europcar uniforms. VAER and Europcar have teamed up to fight textile waste together.

Our Phoenix sneaker is our classic timeless model and are made for your daily casual look. Our Phoenix sneakers are very flexible and forms around your foot within a few uses.

The lining is made from used table cloths.

Materials

Insole: natural latex, tencel, kenaf and natural fibers

Sole: 56% recycled rubber

Glue: water based

Heel counter and toe puff reinforcement: biodegradable cotton

Laces: 70% recycled cotton

Textile: discarded Europcar uniforms

Lining: discarded tablecloths

Packaging: recycled cardboard

Shipping & Returns

Shipping: You can get your shoes delivered to your home.

Delivery DK: 2-4 days (50 DKK or free pick up in CPH)
Delivery EU: 3-5 days (80-120 DKK)

Free returns or exchange!

Size Guide

Care Instructions

Coating or waterproofing should always be done before using your pair of VAER for the first time.

You can either do this with a normal coating spray or with beeswax.

How to:

Coat the beeswax onto the
shoes (do not forget the seams) and work the wax into the shoes by a dryer in the end. The product increases the water's resistance, revives colors, and prevents rapid soiling.

See our YouTube channel for inspiration and instructions

Is your size not there?

Please send us an e-mail at hello@vaerupcycled.com and we will do everything in our power to produce the sneakers and send you an update once we have the sneakers.

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Our impact

Because we upcycle and give textile waste a new life, we use less ressources compared to a normal sneaker.

We use as little plastic as possible in order to minimise the release of microplastics.

  • Danish design meets Portuguese craftsmanship

    Our sneakers are designed in Copenhagen by Linda and Emma, who are experts when it comes to sustainable design. They pay specific attention to the quality and comfort of the sneakers, which are handmade in a family-owned factory in Portugal.

  • Visit our store and try the shoes!

    We are a part of Den Cirkulære and you can come by and try on the shoes. The store is run by a community of circular brands and each day of the week you will get to meet someone new. VAER is mostly there on the weekends.

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