Washable leather is extremely soft and pleasant to the touch.
How is is done?
Afterwards a natural leather tanning, washable leather is treated in washing machines. In order to obtain better leather quality, lightness and resistance.
Washable leather tanning is to process the skins in a pure and natural way without using harmful chemicals. The process is used in order to stabilise the skins and be able to process the resulting leather.
It is a traditional, artisanal process that takes advantage of the tannic acids naturally found in some plants, by using the barks, branches, leaves or even some fruits in some specific techniques.
Washable leather can be washed in washing machine at a temperature of 30 Celsius degrees, without using soap or any kind of detergent.
Unmarked washable leather collection
We are very happy to introduce our first sneakers made of washable leather, the Cycla Sneakers and Archie Sneakers Black & White. That means It´s animal skin that can be washed in the washing machine without shrinking, stretching, spotting or fading.
Now it would be easy, convenient and quick to clean your sneakers without sacrificing the fact of having a leather high end sneaker.