Colvin Apple Leather Vegan Card Holder | Black
Style and functionality! This combination is a favourite, and the fact that it is made from "Frumat" – an Italian cruelty-free leather alternative made from apples – is sure to make it a talking point.
AppleSkin™ leather is made from the skin and core waste recovered from the food industry. The material contains approximately 20-30% apple fibre and is created in Bolzano, Italy. Frumat was the winner of the 2018 Technology and Innovation Award at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards in Milan.
Every holder has been handmade in Tuscany. This vibrant card holder has a total of four card slots plus a convenient central compartment for bills and receipts.
- Black AppleSkin™ textile - a bio-based vegan leather alternative
- Four card slots and central compartment.
- Subtle logo embossing.
Width: 10 cm
Height: 7 cm
Care: Frumat Apple Skin leather is water resistant and strong. It has passed ISO international standards tests for seam rupture, tear resistance, tensile strength, light and colour fastness and abrasion resistance. Marks can be cleaned with water, using a damp soft cloth or sponge.
Made in Italy.
Vegan and cruelty-free
Apple Leather: Often a waste product from the fruit industry, apple leather is made from peels, cores, pulp, and other leftovers from juicing or apple purees. The high-end leather-like textile is created by dehydrating apple waste and coating it onto a canvas. Often, the resulting material will still include polyurethane, but in smaller quantities compared to traditionally made PU (polyurethane) vegan leathers.
Prominent supplier Frumat offers an apple leather containing 50% apple waste and 50% polyurethane. This results in a material which requires fewer fossil fuels than both animal leather and petroleum-derived faux leathers. At the end of its lifespan, this material can also sometimes be composted.
Sustainably minded brands love apple leather because of its durability and breathability, but also because of how versatile it is – the material can have a grainy texture similar to cow skin, but also be smooth and soft like calf leather. It can be embossed and laser-printed.
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