I've been seeing a few interesting ads recently about leather alternatives. I think this is great if we could stop using animals for making leather jackets. What do you think of MuSkin and other alternatives? Would you use it in your creations?
Here is another company that turns byproducts into leather http://www.mycoworks.com Shared content:
|MUSKIN - Mushroom leather 100% natural |
MuSkin is a 100 % vegetable eco-alternative to animal leather.
It comes from a big parasitic fungus that grows in the wild and attacks the trees in the subtropical forests. Remove it from tree save the tree.
MuSkin's soft surface has a "touch" very similar to a suede leather and its consistence, or texture, goes from soft to slightly harder as cork. Total absence of toxic substance makes Muskin ideal for the use in close-to-skin applications.
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