The Basic is a unisex, sustainable vegan sneaker, made from Piñatex (pineapple leaf leather).
- Eco-friendly vegan sneaker
- Lace-up design
- Colour: white/cream
- Upper: Piñatex (made from 80% pineapple leaf fibres, 20% PLA fibres [derived from plants like corn starch and sugarcane])
- Lining: breathable and anti-allergy microfibre. Ecological, CO2 free manufacturing system.
- Insole: Paperboard agglomerate, lined with microfibre
- Outsole: Rubber
- Handmade ethically in Portugal
Sizing: order your usual size
Care note: Pinatex is a natural material, so it's good idea to give it a little love every now and then by applying an eco polish. This will help to maintain the material and keep your shoes in good condition.
Based in Portugal, NAE are a long established vegan footwear label, with a strong commitment to sustainable materials and ethical principles. The name NAE stands for 'No Animals Exploited', highlighting the brand's dedication to cruelty-free fashion. NAE utilise innovative, eco-friendly materials for their shoes, including cork, Piñatex (pineapple leaf leather), ecological microfibre and recycled textiles. NAE's products are handcrafted ethically, and offer quality and durability.
We understand that sometimes getting the correct sizing from an online order is difficult so we’re more than happy to exchange items that are the incorrect size.
Made a purchase and changed your mind? We're happy to exchange, credit or refund items returned within 14 days under certain conditions for all items purchased at full price. Please note we're unable to refund discounted items (including where a discount code has been used), however we will happily offer an exchange or a credit note (valid for three years).
For more detail, see our full returns policy page.