FISH_FISHSEA RESIDUES ZERO-WASTE HANDMADE SHOE COLLECTION
The idea is to generate a double positive impact on the marine environment and the footwear industry by taking advantage of ocean waste materials such as fish skins and plastic waste. The project will use these waste materials to produce artisan footwear taking advantage of the heritage, knowledge and traditions of the footwear industry in Spain by integrating design, sustainability and craftmanship.
ZUZANA KRALOVA (Spain)
Creative and fashion designer based in Alicante, Spain. She is the founder of KRALOVA Design Studio, which specialises in innovative fashion, technology and art projects. Her activities include consulting & design of sustainable collections. She studied a Master of Arts in the Czech Republic and a Degree in Fashion Design at IED Spain. She has experience designing for international companies, footwear, ACC, ready to wear, sportswear and knitwear.
BLU MARINE SERVICE SOC COOP (Italy)
BLU MARINE SERVICE SOC COOP is a private organisation, which operates in the field of applied research in marine environment with the aim of developing projects for the conservation and protection of the oceans and marine life. The company actively collaborates with national research centres, international organisations, universities and local and regional entities, developing innovative projects to improve the eco sustainability of human activities.
Artisan Footwear Company dedicated to the manufacture of leather shoes and slippers, 100% handmade in Spain. The company is committed to new projects and cooperation with designers to increase the value of their products.
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