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It’s not easy to find eco-friendly products that are also fashionable and affordable. Enter Simple Shoes. This spring, they introduced Flippees, the first flip-flops on the market with biodegradable soles. Flippees come in a variety of colors for both men and women at only $30 a pop.
Earlier this summer I ordered their Eco-Certified Nubuck Flippees in pink and black. My sandals arrived in a biodegradable bag with a biodegradable hanger, and the foot form inserts were made of post consumer recycled paper.
I was immediately impressed with the super-comfortable, egg-crate inspired footbed, and I decided to break in my new pair at Disneyland. This was a risky move; most new flip-flops chafe the skin between the toes and cause blisters. But I experienced no discomfort as I ran around the theme park and stood in long lines. The shoes also provided good traction.Read More »
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|Name: Ecover US Blog||Date: 9/28/2010 9:16:19 AM|
|Nice review. How great that someone is finally making biodegradable flip flops. People go through so many pairs of these in a lifetime! -Deb for Ecover|
|Name: Anonymous||Date: 9/27/2010 10:55:51 AM|
|$30 for flip-flops?! I see that this company is not interested in the average consumer but snotty, elitist rich people!|