High-fashion shoe-line goes vegan

"You can contribute to sustainability and harmony of your environment and still turn heads anywhere in the world!" - Vegan Shoe Fanatic, Marinda Lakhnati

Virgule, a new lifestyle space in Claremont, is set to establish itself apart from the rest in South African fashion. The boutique is launching an innovative range of eco-sustainable vegan footwear.

The footwear is made of vegan leather, as well as other recyclable materials, from the elements of this designer vegan footwear range made in Italy.

It's definitely sort of animal friendly, cruelty-free shoes and accesories. The way the innovative fabrics are made is with seeds and plants that are not for agriculture, so it's a very innovative process therefore very sustainable.

Marinda Lakhnati, Owner and creator of Virgule boutique

As a passionate collector of avante garde designer pieces of the highest quality, Virgule owner, Marinda Lakhnati, has chosen to showcase the London-based designer, Ivana Basilotta’s unique shoe line in her own Cape Town retail space.

Listen to the conversation below to find out more about vegan footwear, the latest in fashion trends!

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