Adidas unveils Stan Smith Mylo trainers made from mycelium leather

Adidas has revealed a mycelium leather version of its classic Stan Smith trainers, becoming the latest in a flurry of brands creating products from the sustainable leather alternative. The concept shoe has an upper grown in a lab from mycelium – the spiderweb-like...

Public School creates “backyard compostable” sneaker from kombucha waste

New York streetwear label Public School has collaborated with material scientist Theanne Schiros to create a pair of biofabricated trainers using a leather alternative grown by microbes. Almost the entire trainer, including the upper, midsole and laces, was produced...