It's time to expose your beautiful polished toes for the season - and what better way than by wearing shoes that are comfortable and planet friendly! Did you know that it takes the average shoe 1,000 years to break down in the landfill?
Flippies (pictured right) are made from eco-certified nubuck straps and soles containing an organic compound that allows them to biodegrade in 20 years. They come in many colors and are sure to please. They are an affordable $30.00 and can be purchased at www.simpleshoes.com or you can by them locally as well. In Nashua, NH they are available at Alec's Shoe Store.
You can also get them in Peterborough at the Peterborough Shoe Store and in Concord, NH at Joe Kings Shoe Shop.
What's so great about this company? They strive to develop attractive shoes that come in several styles for everyone in your family. They locate materials and processes that make their products sustainable by a method they call "Green Toe." It's a compass they hope points to a bright, green future.
They utilize silk, bamboo, rubber tires, plastics, hemp, cotton - you name it. You can check out the list of materials on their website. One really great thing? They use Ethical Supply Chain Guidelines. This means they respect internationally recognized human rights and enviromental standards and place them at the core of their business standards - very cool. So check them out - it's definitely a step in the right direction for the world we live in.
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