A 10% fair trade premium going to workers fund to support their local needs like health and child care
92% water saving through the use of organic cotton when compared to conventional cotton.
Each sneaker provided 4-6 hours of work enabling our artisans to 3X their daily wage.
Every pair of Aks is designed at our studio in California with original artwork of our in-house designers used for hand embroidery. Each design is made in limited quantities, and commissioned to our artisans who earn a fair wage per pair, allowing them to triple their daily income.
Fair trade movement creates long term economic opportunities for the workers, and you become a part of it with a fair trade purchase. We are happy to have partnered with a WRAP certified factory that was the first in Pakistan to sign “No child labor” policy, ensuring safe working conditions, fair wages and equal opportunity for its workers.
Taking care of mother earth is just as important to us as taking care of its inhabitants. That's why 90% of our production is done with in miles of the source allowing us to be more mindful about our carbon footprint.