I’m Chrome-Free Stretch Leather
Did you know the tag is completely natural and biodegradable? Made with FSC certified paper, cotton twine and a compostable lock mechanism made out of corn starch!
At Baukjen we take every care to create great quality designs and love sharing what’s behind each piece with our customers. We take the planet and people seriously. We are not perfect and are on a journey to do better every day. Giving you transparency is important, so you know where we are now and where we are going.
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Made in Europe
Products with this certification are solely Made in Europe. The total distance travelled as a garment is greatly reduced compared to production in countries further away. This minimises the carbon footprint to minimise our impact on the planet
All the leathers we use in our collections are by-products. No animal is killed for our leather
Natural fibres are materials made from naturally occurring substances produced by plants and animals and they are biodegradable
Garments that are ethically made have come from factories that have signed our code of conduct ensuring the highest ethical standards are met. These include living wages, safe conditions, regulated working hours and strictly no child labour
Raw Maternial Traced
Full visibility on where the raw materials for garments have originated
This leather has been sourced and tanned in Europe without chrome treatment, which ensures the process is safe and ethical. This piece has been handmade in Portugal using the softest of leathers. It combines tradition with a modern fit to create an easy to wear wardrobe staple.
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We deeply care about our impact and are proud to be the Highest Scoring B Corp in Fashion in the UK, second highest in Europe. We work with key organisations to create a greener and fairer world, including The Fashion Pact, UN Fashion Charter, Global Environment Facility and Sustainable Apparel Coalition.