Description of vegan shoe boot or belt
It's possible to alter this shoe with coloured wax or inks, or just to use it as it is. The UK-made Solovair design has an acrylic felt mid-sole at the front, to encourage the footbed to mould slightly to the shape of your feet.
Shoe sizes, vegan materials & more...
|Gender, fit||Mens mainly; a pad can narrow the shoe heel and a lot of women buy these|
|Soft mid-sole||Acrylic felt that moulds to the shape of your feet over time, under the ball of the foot.|
|Footbed||Cellulose board that moulds to the shape of your feet if used over a mid-sole|
|Size system||English third-of-an-inch sizes. One smaller than US mens. Euro translations on the left of the size selection.|
|Toe Cap||Stiff toe puff between the upper and lining, designed to keep the toe shape|
|Fastening||4 lace holes each side|
|Vegan Shoe Material||cotton canvas glued to a non-woven backer. Check photos of how this frays over the life of the shoe|
|Washing||Don't soak as the footbed swells. Otherwise, hand washing with soap is fine.|
|Drying||towel-dry the inside toe area and leave in a warm or windy place for several hours|
|Wear-out||Camouflage fabric frays along the creases long before the backing layer or anything else wears-out. Otherwise durable|
|Compostable||no - but some Veganline.com shoes last a long time|
|Colour||Camouflage fabric freys along the creases|
|Packaging||Corrugated cardboard is recycled. Probably wrapped in second-use Amazon paper or Veg delivery paper so returned boxes can be re-used.|