Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Dutch footwear company, OAT’s have introduced a fully biodegradable sneaker in their Virgin collection. According to the founder and industrial designer Christiaan Maats, OAT’s mission is to connect people with their environment in an imaginative way. The biodegradable kicks are made from soft, breathable canvas and flexible cork soles embedded with seeds.The Virgin collection includes men’s and women’s versions, as well as unisex models in natural hues and classic lines. OAT will debut the Virgin collection in Europe come spring, with a limited 900-piece run.