What is pinatex? Why it has been gaining popularity in the fashion industry during the recent years? And is pinatex an answer to the long-running fashion sustainability debate? Natural, sustainably-sourced, cruelty free - are the right words to be used in the description of pinatex.
Undoubtedly, fashion industry is moving towards sustainability, is more and more designers are starting to choose alternatives to genuine leather. However, there are some hidden problems associated with this path. And the main one is that not all vegan leather or so-called "eco" leather is that environmentally friendly as it is promoted.