Sol – cool, urban pencil case or pouch for writing equipment and make-up - green
- Brand: MoreThanHip-Optimus
- Sustainability: fair trade, vegan
- Colour: black, green
- Dimensions: 20 x 8,5 x 1 cm
- Material: canvas, faux leather, other (see description)
- Delivery: In stock, immediately
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- Unique eco & fair collection
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- Free shipment in NL above €35,-; BE and D above € 50,-
- Rest of EU € 9,95;
rest of world € 25,-
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Cool and urban pencil case or pouch for writing equipment and make-up
The Sol loves to help you keep overview in your bag. Handy for pens and pencils but also for make-up. And of course for everything you would like to use it for. This pencil case is made from Optimus car opholstery and PU leather and has an urban look and feel. And of course fair made in Colombia.
● Made of PU leather, Optimus car opholstery and nylon canvas
● Dimensions: 20 x 8,5 x 1 cm.
● Available in four different colours
● Closes with sturdy zipper
● 100% vegan
● Fair made in Colombia
The Sol is partly made of Optimus. This is a fabric for car opholstery from Colombia, which is often used in taxis. This materials gives the bag its cool and modern look. It is very flexible and strong. The combination with nylon canvas and PU leather make this pencil case ideal for intense daily use.
Fair made in Colombia
This pencil case is produced in an atelier in one of the slums of Bogota, the capital of Colombia (South-America). This family company works according Fair Trade standards. The employees are educated properly and they can count on a good salary up to local standards.
Modern material with honeycomb effect
The Optimus collection is named after the fabric that provides the striking appearance of these articles. Optimus is car upholstery that is manufactured in Colombia and has a modern honeycomb effect. This material is very flexible and strong and is therefore often used in taxis.
In the articles from this collection, Optimus is combined with PU leather (artificial leather) and / or nylon canvas. This not only creates a tough urban appearance. All of these materials are durable and waterproof. And so the Optimus collection is suitable for intensive daily use. The bags are also ideal if you go to work on your bicycle every day.
Fair production according to Fair Trade standards
The studio where the MoreThanHip collection is made is located in Ciudad Bolivar. This is one of Bogota's most dangerous neighborhoods, where there is high unemployment and drugs and violence are the order of the day. This studio was founded in 2001 by Doña Rosa, after the leatherwork company, where she worked for 16 years, had gone bankrupt. Meanwhile, the studio already has more than 25 employees. Due to this success, Doña Rosa has become a role model for the women in her neighborhood.
New opportunities in the slums
The studio offers people at the bottom of society a chance of a permanent job. They are trained and have a better existence with normal working hours, a good salary according to local standards and health insurance.