A new project has just launched on kickstarter with a bit of a different story - one that is goes back to basics.
The founders of Alice & Whittles (two humanitarian workers) left their jobs to work with artisans in marginalized communities to produce a line of espadrille shoes - made with respect.
By blending the skills and traditions of artisans in France and India, their business model takes an ethical approach to producing the classically loved shoe - ensuring that everyone who has a hand in making the product, benefits.
Find out more at: http://tinyurl.com/anvdydc
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