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Sustainable Canvas Shoes for 2020

If you are looking for a pair of canvas shoes that is special, how about one that is sustainable? No doubt sustainable fashion has become a new trend.

 

Speaking of sustainable sneakers, most will think of Veja. Indeed, they have spent a lot of effort on sourcing the right raw material, factory and to make sure the whole supply chain is sustainable.

 

Apart from Veja, may be you can also take a look at Good News, which is a new footwear brand from London. They focus on making sustainable canvas shoes. These canvas shoes feature upper, lining and shoes laces that are made of organic cotton.

 

Good News Slider Sneaker - Denim

Good News Ace Sneaker - Brown Check

Good News Hurler 2 Low Sneaker - Navy

 

Moreover, the sole is made of recycled tires. These used tires have gone through a series of processes to make sure they are softened. As a result, you get a beautiful and bouncy cushion. As for the insole, they have replaced petroleum with Castor Bean oil. The bio-oil is more environmental friendly and the insole is even more bouncy than the others. And they pay attention to packaging too, the shoes boxes are made of recycled cardboard.

 

Good News Bagger Low Sneaker - Oatmeal Gum Good News Ace Sneaker - Neon Check Good News Ace Sneaker - Navy

 

And Good News even make use of the waste produced. They have recycled these unused materials during the production process and created sneakers and shoes for children in need.

 

Indeed, these canvas shoes are the Good News to the environment.

 

 

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Shop Stevenson Overall Co. Civilian Jacket

Stevenson Overall Co. is a Japanese clothing label that aims to recreate traditional American vintage wear. And this season, we have their latest Civilian Jacket. The idea of this field jacket comes from the U.S. Navy N-1 deck jacket and M-43 liner jacket. The Civilian jacket has a combined silhouette of the two classics and is equipped with modern fitting and fabrics.

Stevenson Overall Co. Civilian Jacket - Olive

Olive

Stevenson Overall Co. Civilian Jacket - Olive

 

The silhouette is updated for a modern fit – less bulky with a shortened length to look more fashionable.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. Civilian Jacket - Olive

 

It has one inner pocket and two hand pockets. The lining features sheep shearling (100% wool). The outer shell applies thick satin fabric that is water repellent. Also, the inside sleeves are diamond quilted with Thinsulate insulation.

 

You can wear it as a stand collar in a freezing winter as well. The collar comes with a holding button to block the wind better.

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Also read: Stevenson Overall Co Athletic Jacket

Shop Stevenson Overall Athletic Jacket

Stevenson Overall Co. has released their latest Athletic Jacket. Despite the silhouette of a classic athletic jacket, it comes with a detachable hood that is fastened with button snaps.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. Detachable Hooded Athletic Jacket - Burgundy

Burgundy

 

Stevenson Overall Co. Detachable Hooded Athletic Jacket - Olive

Olive

Stevenson Overall Co. Detachable Hooded Athletic Jacket - Olive

 

Stevenson Overall Co. Detachable Hooded Athletic Jacket - Burgundy

 

The fabric is a custom knitted wool blend with a ratio of 58% cotton to 42% wool. They are densely woven to create a soft surface and to keep it as light as possible.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. Detachable Hooded Athletic Jacket - Olive

 

The jackets are made in Japan with Stevenson’s proud craftsmanship.

 

Also read: Stevenson Overall San Francisco 747 Jeans

Shop Good News Hurler 2 Low Sneaker

Hurler 2 Low Sneaker is one of the core items from Good News. Although it has a similar silhouette as the ACE sneakers, the Hurler always differentiate with an unique stripe pattern.  This season, it is in Navy with white stripe.

Good News Hurler 2 Low Sneaker - Navy

Navy

Good News Hurler 2 Low Sneaker - Navy

 

The lace and canvas weave upper is made with organic cotton. And all the eyelets are shinny metals, with Good News’ logo engraved.

Good News Hurler 2 Low Sneaker - Navy

Since Good News is a sustainable sneakers brand, all the raw materials are eco-friendly. The rubber outsole is made of recycled rubber, which comes from used tyre. They have gone through a set of softening process to become this comfortable and bouncy outsole.

Good News Hurler 2 Low Sneaker - Navy

Even the footbed is environmental friendly. A normal footbed is usually made of petroleum. Yet, Good News has figured out to replace it with bio-oil extracted from Castor beans. As a result, they are not only sustainable but also more comfortable than other insoles.

Good News Hurler 2 Low Sneaker - Navy

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Also read: Good News Ace Sneakers

Shop Good News Navy Ace Sneaker

Good News has launched the new Navy Ace Sneaker, which is to replace the old “Bagger 2 Low” collection.

 

Good News Ace Sneaker - Navy

Navy

Good News Ace Sneaker - Navy

 

Just like every Good News sneaker, the canvas upper is actually made with organic cotton. However, Good News has replaced all eyelets with shinny metal to create a more solid outlook.

Good News Ace Sneaker - Navy

The airfoam ecosock is made of bio-oil and recycled rubber. It is more bouncy than other insole made with petroleum.

Good News Ace Sneaker - Navy

The outsole is also made with recycled rubber and the silhouette is exaggerated, making it a one of a kind canvas shoes.

 

 

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Shop Good News Ace Sneakers

Good News has released the new Ace Sneakers in their SS20 collection. These sustainable sneakers feature an organic weave upper with an outsole made with recycled rubber.

Good News Ace Sneaker - Brown Check

Brown Check

Good News Ace Sneaker - Neon Check

Neon Check

Yet, Good News has renewed these sneakers with an unique pattern – houndstooth pattern with multiple colors.

Good News Ace Sneaker - Brown Check

Good News Ace Sneaker - Neon Check

The brown check pattern uses brown, white, red and navy laces. On the other hand, the neon check pattern is combined with light yellow, blue, white, navy and orange color to create an even sharper and more energetic outlook.

Good News Ace Sneaker - Brown Check

If you would like to know more about how eco-friendly Good News’ sneakers are, remember to read our previous article.

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Shop Good News Bagger Low Sneaker in Oatmeal Gum

The sustainable sneakers brand Good News London has released a new Bagger Low Sneaker in their SS20 collection. Being their most iconic canvas shoes, the Bagger Low Sneaker features an organic cotton weave upper and a vulcanised recycled rubber outsole.

Good News Bagger Low Sneaker - Oatmeal Gum

Oatmeal Gum

 

Good News Bagger Low Sneaker - Oatmeal Gum

 

The texture of this organic cotton is rougher and thicker than normal, also more durable and rigid. And they are in raw off white color.

Good News Bagger Low Sneaker - Oatmeal Gum

Like every Good News footwear, they come with an airfoam ecosock insole. It is made with a mixture of bio-oil and recycled rubber. As a result, it is more bouncy and comfortable than other insole.

Good News Bagger Low Sneaker - Oatmeal Gum

Perhaps the most eye-catching part of the sneaker is the exaggerated oatmeal gum outsole. The soft brown color matches with the raw organic cotton upper perfectly. And you will find the logo with beautiful vulcanized lines underneath the outsole.

 

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Also read: Shop Good News Slider Sneaker

Shop Good News Slider Sneaker

Good News Slider is a new item in their SS 2020 collection and is now available online at ANDJOY Store. In this season, Good News has updated their sustainable sneakers with more pattern and texture. The slider sneaker a new design equipped with denim patch upper.

Good News Slider Sneaker - Denim

Denim

As usual, it uses organic cotton to create the upper and recycle rubber to make the outsole. For lining, it also applies organic cotton.

 

Good News Slider Sneaker - Denim

 

 

Yet, Good News has replaced all the eyelets with shinny metal. Moreover, it features different level of blue colors to make the patchwork more attractive.

Good News Slider Sneaker - Denim

At the back, you will find Good News logo in a matching gum color.

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Also read: Good News London – Sustainable Sneakers

Shop Kuro Cotton Padding Vest

Kuro, a premium Japanese denim clothing label, has released the Cotton Padding Vest in their AW19 collections.

 

Kuro Cotton Padding Vest - Ivory

Ivory

This beautiful ivory vest is made in Japan with 5mm Dazai corduroy. It has a very soft and smooth texture.

 

Kuro Cotton Padding Vest - Ivory

It features press buttons that is barely visible and is only highlighted with a metal ring. Instead of hand pockets, it comes with a large chest pocket at a lower position for your convenience.

Kuro Cotton Padding Vest - Ivory

The lining and batting is made with 100% polyester.

 

Kuro Cotton Padding Vest - Ivory

At the back, it has an adjuster belt with vintage rivet to hold its position.

 

Kuro Cotton Padding Vest - Ivory

 

It is loose fit and fits perfectly with other corduroy collections from Kuro.

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Shop Stevenson Overall Co. San Francisco 747 Jeans

The backbone of Stevenson Overalls collection is the ‘SAN FRANCISCO’. Thus, the San Francisco 747 jeans has always been their signature denim items. It has been produced every season since the brand was set up.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. San Fransisco 747 One Wash Jeans

Indigo

Stevenson Overall Co. San Fransisco 747 One Wash Jeans

 

The jeans is crafted with original 13oz Raw Denim.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. San Fransisco 747 One Wash Jeans

 

The denim fabric is exclusive for Stevenson Overalls Co. They are made from a vintage shuttle loom with Zimbabwe cotton. Furthermore, these are selvedge denim that are known for their durability and rigidness.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. San Fransisco 747 One Wash Jeans

 

The San Francisco jeans include specific vintage details, for instance, there are exposed rivets on the back pockets and crotch.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. San Fransisco 747 One Wash Jeans

 

There are a lot of traditional denim characters on the denim. The curved belt loops, back pockets and coin pockets are all crafted with traditional single stitch flat felled seam method, which was mainly used in the 1920s for denim production.

 

Stevenson Overall Co. San Fransisco 747 One Wash Jeans

 

It features a wide straight leg cutting.

 

The San Francisco 747 jeans is not only a well crafted raw denim, but also a respect to the traditional know-how on denim production.

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Also read: Stevenson Overall Co Sddle Horn Type II Jacket

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