Luxury eel skin handbag brand Makki have just been rewarded the ‘Positive Luxury Blue Butterfly Trust Mark’ which recognises the brands sustainability in the Fashion World. The judging panel was made up of experts from the WWF, Fenton Communications and The Carbon Trust.
You can read all about it on Positive Luxury’s blog here.
Makki have also been featured on the fabulous Madame G’s lifestyle blog where she picks out some of her favourite designs from the Makki collection and refers to them as ethical and beautiful. Read the full blog post here.
Makki’s owner and designer Joanne Temperton has also been interviewed by York Press where she explains how the brand got started following a visit to South Korea and seeing how eel skin was the perfect material to use as it was strong, durable and a by-product of the food industry. The interview also mentions celebrity fans of the brand including Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Middleton and Jamie Oliver’s wife Jules. Read the full article here
You can shop the entire Makki collection here and pick up an ethical sourced eel skin handbag for yourself!