44-year-old Victoria Beckham, which recently presented its first sports collection for Reebok, it seems, decided to further revise the format of its brand.
As it became known today, the designer will no longer be used to create garments and shoes leather of exotic animals. This information podojil in an interview with WWD and a representative of Beckham.
We strive to create a more ethical fashion and to reduce the negative impact on the environment. We are pleased to confirm that starting with the season fall-winter 2019/2020 we will stop using the skin of exotic animals when creating collections. This decision reflects not only the political brand, but also the wishes of our customers
— said the press service.
It should be noted that Beckham never used real fur — disclaimer this material has become a real trend in the fashion industry in recent years. Thus, of the collections he was expelled Armani, Coach, Versace, Michael Kors, Gucci, Burberry and many other brands. But the rejection of the use of genuine leather while is not so common.
David and Victoria Beckham
In December, Chanel has announced that it will no longer use leather of exotic animals, like crocodiles, snakes and lizards in their collections, making the brand one of the first in the luxury segment, take such a decision.
Very Beckham used an exotic material in the production of accessories and footwear. So, while its website is still available bags and shoes with inserts of Python, but the days of such a range is clearly numbered.
Soon the fashion Week in London, Victoria will present autumn-winter collection, which will meet the new requirements.