Komrads news and archive
USSR cult sneakers Komrads celebrate vegan comeback
Once a symbol of anti-capitalism, Komrads sneakers were developed in Soviet times by the Czech Boot Company in the 1950s as a response to the shoe revolution in the West, more specifically as the East’s version of the Converse All Stars. Komrads soon achieved cult status, but would have been forgotten when production ceased in 2009 due to an...
24 Nov 2021
Komrads is launching a new and sustainable collection
A sneaker which makes sure every step counts? Komrads has the answer! As a contemporary sneaker brand, we have made it our dream to produce the most ecological sneaker available on this planet. We were therefore proud to extend our APL collection, made from ecological apple leather, with a few instant high-top classics this autumn: mono-white...
19 Nov 2020
Komrads’ apple leather sneakers help offset the destruction of the planet
“This planet needs you to give a sh*t!” That's the self-explanatory slogan Komrads is spreading to make the world a better place. They produce eco-friendly sneakers, made of apple residue, recycled bottles, recycled cotton and recycled pure rubber. Lowest possible impact To this day, there are still myriad problems that continue to afflict our...
15 Jul 2020