We love a good cause but a classic Missoni woven prints in a slipper??? Who does not love this? On top of being fab they are hand-crafted, made in Italy out of fabric leftovers (we wouldn’t hate to waste these beautiful Missoni woven fabrics…) and 10% of the sales of each shoe to the Small Steps Project!
Who makes them: Muzungu Sisters, a company founded by Dana Alikhani and Tatiana Santo Domingo to promote fair labour practices by showcasing artisan-crafted goods from around the world. If you ask us, a key factor in today’s business!
These sippers are their first designer collaboration done with Italian shoe designer Cecilia Bringheli’s CB (www.cbmadeinitaly.com) and Missoni who donated the fabric.
Price: £275 (around $450) without taxes or shipping, unisex from size 35-44 (can vary by style) Buy for a good cause at: http://muzungushop.motilo.com/
The project: Small Steps Project is a volunteer-based humanitarian organization borne out of a desire to provide shoes for children forced to live on municipal rubbish dumps around the world, protecting children from injury and enabling them to take small steps out of poverty. For more info on the project: ww.smallstepsproject.org
All three styles:
Everyone is talking about them, what do you think?