Original Cork was born in the summer of 2011 out of a desire to create sustainable slippers, which until then had been almost unavailable on the market. The idea was to create a brand of slippers made from cork, a 100% natural, sustainable, recyclable, reusable raw material of Portuguese origin.
SKIZO is a socio-environmental impact company that uses new raw materials to bring revolutionary textile innovations and new patents to the market. The brand's principle is simple but effective: transforming discarded fishing nets and plastic gathered from the ocean into premium textile products.
Established in 1988, Savana is a company known for producing children's footwear, which it has expanded to include footwear for adults. The brand stands out for aligning innovation and tradition, offering a range of customisable products with a fast, quality service.
Born in 1933, Sanjo has a heritage in its DNA: it was the first Portuguese brand of trainers, inscribing its name in the history of sport in the country. Created in the city of São João da Madeira, the place that inspired the brand's name, Sanjo has become synonymous with Portugal's artistic and cultural expression.
Dielmar is a menswear brand with almost 60 years of history. Since its inception, the company has had the high quality of its products as its main hallmark, starting with a careful selection of components, using raw materials and trims of excellence, namely noble compounds.
Founded in 1990, Carité is a footwear brand renowned for its innovative profile and its international competitiveness, currently exporting 97% of the more than one million shoes it sells. One of its main differentiators is its ability to produce with different manufacturing systems.
With 100% Portuguese design and manufacture, Wedoble is based on several years of experience in high-quality knitwear. The brand is already a benchmark for well-being and comfort, combined with a classic, sophisticated and modern design, creating unique pieces adapted to babies.
‘Creative Texagility’. It is on this concept of textile creativity that Polopiqué builds its central values. With over 85 years of experience and expertise, the Polopiqué group stands out in the textile market for its verticality and self-mastery of all stages of the production process.
Portuguese Sustainable Fashion - A Force of Nature
The film “Mother Nature”, developed by AICEP for the International Campaign “Sustainable Fashion”, aims to be a statement that the Portuguese fashion industry has quality, creativity, talent, innovation, technology and the ability to adapt.