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Why to buy: Noblest materials, high craftsmanship and art forms make Malo's knitwear unique. This sweater in regenerated cashmere and wool is made with a GRS certified yarn. The Global Recycle Standard is sponsored by Textile Exchange, one of the most important international non-profit organizations for responsible and sustainable development in the textile industry. The standard recognises the importance of recycling for the growth of a sustainable production and consumption model, with the aim of reducing the consumption of resources (virgin raw materials, water and energy) and increasing the quality of recycled products.
What we love: The Italian brand MALO represents the poetry of slowness. The company produces handmade garments with time.
MALO main goal is to nullify the production of waste. The Regenerated cashmere project is a good example of this. This sweater shows broken edges that are the emblem of chic style that does not give up comfort and a contemporary allure. Attention to the environment depends on the use of regenerated yarns.
Why to buy: The Portuguese company ISTO. offers luxury essentials that are also affordable. Its collections are 100% organic and recycled. ISTO. does not rely on seasonal collections.They have one single collection and try to make it permanently available. They look for fashion staples that could be better and work on those until they feel they are done perfectly.
Quality over quantity. Each new launch is carefully planned to address the real needs of men looking for the best everyday essentials. The end result is a growing collection of organic and natural materials that is made to look amazing, fit perfectly and last longer.
What we love: There is nothing more essential than a pair of Blue Denim Jeans. After many requests and a year and a half in product development, ISTO. has finally achieved the most luxurious, classic and sustainable pair of blue jeans for men. The Denim is from Candiani (Milan, Italy), known as one of the greenest mills in the world; and the production is in Portugal, at Lamosa Jeans.
Denim has one of the most polluting production processes, with lots of water waste, dyes and artificial fibers. With Candiani and its Italian Denim, ISTO. offers a high-quality, classic staple yet sustainable one - using less chemicals and a new washing approach that has a lower impact on the planet.
Why to buy: MIYO signature shoes is a new Swedish direct-to-consumer brand created out of a need for smarter shoes, made to suit the contemporary man and woman who wish to consume more consciously without decreasing creativity and personal style. The initial idea is brought out from a slower fashion-approach, where quality meets functionality, and results in transformable shoes that can be dressed up or elevate your existing wardrobe outfits and accessories.
MIYO’s loafers will take you from a smart office attire to an evening look in no time without buying several pairs of shoes. They are the ultimate wardrobe staple when sneakers are not an option and can in favour be worn all year around.
What we love: These loafers from MIYO Signature Shoes are as versatile as stylish with their Swedish innovative clasp allowing you to create more styles with the same pair of shoes. All loafers, available in leather and suede sourced from members of the Leather working Group are ethically handmade in Portugal. Choose between sixteen different unisex interchangeable adornments and personalise your shoes to suit your lifestyle. Men’s loafers are available in colors of black, camel, brown, and even in electric blue for the bold.
These loafers are timeless classics with a twist that gives you limitless options to pair with jeans, chinos or suit trousers. With or without adornments, you can create everything from tassel loafers to a modern elegant evening look.