Igwe is an experimental and sustainable sneaker manufacturing studio.
100% Made in Europe
BABIES - KIDS
The whole production is outsourced to partner manufacturers.
Other production details
Only made to order.
Packaging / Packing
They have optimized their processes to reduce unnecessary carbon emissions linked to transport. Their carriers are carefully selected for their environmental sensitivity and awareness that the fashion industry faces.
They work with PimPamPost, an innovative transport company that uses free spaces in public transport. Working with them allows them to reduce our impact on CO2 by up to 90%. And for each package, part of the price is donated to an ocean cleaning NGO.
Having 100% of their production in Europe strongly increases chances to have a product made in fair conditions.
Having 100% of their production in Europe reduces the environmental impact of the brand.
All their products are recyclable. You can bring back your old IGWE shoes for recycling at any of their stores.
Shoes are not commonly recycled. Part of them can be recycled.
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Materials used to manufacture the products
Chrome-free nubuck, chrome-free leather, recycled polyester (laces), natural and recycled rubber (sole).
Recycled materials and natural materials.
For clothes, learn more and check our Fabrics index here
Igwe offers a new luxury experience with artisanal production and a strong ethic. Our sneakers are recyclable and we share transparent and sustainable production with our employees.