EGOS FELT SLIPPERS
Felt slippers/shoes from Egos of Copenhagen. Natural wool, handmade in Nepal and FairTrade certified. Takes shape to your foot, double sole for extra comfort, eco friendly colours and feel fabulous. The original Egos of Copenhagen.
The shoe is made of natural sheep´s wool. Wool is the perfect material for indoor shoe. Your feet never feels too hot or too cold. The shoe has a double sole of felt that make it extra comfortable and pleasant. The outer sole is suede.
Slippers with soul
Egos are manufactured in Nepal and are 100% handmade. The raw wool is dyed with environmentally friendly colors. Then the wool is mapped, and the work on the shape of the shoe can begin. The carded wool is formed. Seawater masks into the wool, causing the small fibers in the wool to cling. The wet felt shoe is then dried under the sun. Then add another insole of felt so the shoe becomes extra comfortable and comfortable. The outer suede of suede is finally sewn.
To make an ego’s slippers takes time and requires skills. One worker can produce 2 pairs of shoes a day.
ego shoes are designed in Denmark, and made in Nepal. egos is certified by The World Fair Trade Organization.
egos slippers are inspired by classic Danish design traditions, with simplicity and functionality being the key words. egos slippers are individual, functional and comfortable.
Egos Copenhagen is owned by the Gry & Christian, who also are the owners of the other fair trade company Én Gry & Sif. Én Gry & Sif has worked with the production of felt products in Nepal since 2000.
On the top of the world
Christian & Gry often travels to Nepal and enjoy spending time in the beautiful country. Nepal is a beautiful country and rich on very smiling and open hearted people. Christian & Gry, as well as their children always fell very welcome in Nepal .
Nepal is a very poor country, but having production in Nepal creates many new jobs, and it is ego’s conviction that it is the best way to promote a country’s development.