Brazilian eco-friendly brand Melissa has teamed with Paris couturier Jean Paul Gaultier to create a stylish stiletto sandal. The Jean Paul Gaultier X Melissa 10cm/4″ chiseled pin heel plastic stiletto is 100% recycled material. Made from “MELFLEX” which is a “material that has characteristics which provide improved elasticity, impermeability and resistance. Its formula contains products which are hypoallergenic and 100% safe to your health. It is odorless, neutral and natural.”
“Working with Melissa has been a coup de pied à la mode! I’ve enjoyed the challenge of creating a high heeled plastic shoe with all the values of my design ethos.” – JEAN PAUL GAULTIER
You’ll do the environment as well as your feet a favor wearing these.
Available in black, caramel, tangerine, lime and beige for $250.
Black and Tangerine colors available at epaulet
Other designer collaborations with Melissa include: Vivienne Westwood, Judy Blame, Alexandre Herchcovitch, Zaha Hadid, Karim Rashid, and The Campana Brothers.