The ekn shoes are handmade in a small factory near Porto in Portugal. There about 70 people working under very high social standards. The production facility has clear guidelines defined to recycle all the waste as much as possible or not to allow their workers to come into contact with toxic substances. The Bamboo runners features a recycled neoprene upper, back or front lacing options, laser cut vegetable tanned leather, unique open book style heel loop and laser etched button logo and come with 2 x pairs of laces (white & tone on tone). Available now at selected retailers such as Afew.