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Adidas is developing plant-based leather that will be used to make shoes, its latest sustainability initiative after producing 15 million pairs of recycled plastic sneakers in 2020

Adidas is developing a plant-based leather material that will be used to make shoes. The material, which Adidas is working on with partners, will be made from mycelium, which is part of a fungus. The new material is one of several sustainability initiatives Adidas has in the works. The company […]
Adidas is developing plant-based leather that will be used to make shoes, its latest sustainability initiative after producing 15 million pairs of recycled plastic sneakers in 2020
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The sneaker resale market exploded in 2020. These were the most expensive sneakers that sold on The RealReal this year, where some pairs went for up to $20,000.

The sneaker industry thrived in 2020. Hyped collaborations and a surge in demand for the Air Jordan brand helped keep the sneaker resale market hot. Luxury consignment platform The RealReal shared a roundup of the most expensive sneakers to sell on the platform in 2020. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
The sneaker resale market exploded in 2020. These were the most expensive sneakers that sold on The RealReal this year, where some pairs went for up to $20,000.
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Crocs is teaming up with Post Malone for another clog collaboration

Crocs and Post Malone are collaborating on their fifth clog together, after clogs from past partnerships quickly sold out. Post Malone will also be giving away 5,000 pairs of the shoes around the globe as a “thank you.” Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Post Malone and Crocs are […]
Crocs is teaming up with Post Malone for another clog collaboration
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A designer is making crochet slippers inspired by popular sneakers

Richard Riley creates one-of-a-kind crochet slippers inspired by designs of popular sneakers to spark a larger social conversation. Riley’s unique designs are part of his brand, Fuggit, which he launched in 2013. Fuggit donates proceeds from its sales to families of those affected by sneaker violence. Riley told Insider that […]
A designer is making crochet slippers inspired by popular sneakers