A BIRKENSTOCK premiere. For the first time ever; the Gizeh classic thong sandal is available in a vegan version. This means that no animal components whatsoever have been used during the manufacturing process. The vegan material composition is analyzed by independent testing laboratories. Vegan footwear that’s the height of fashion: the BIRKENSTOCK Gizeh classic thong sandal.
- Anatomically shaped cork-latex footbed
- Upper: microfiber
- Lining: microfiber
- Sole: EVA
- Details: anatomically shaped thong
- Made in Germany
Microfibers are a very fine synthetic fibers that are extremely soft and shape-retentive. As with Birko-Flor the surface is combined with a layer of breathable fleece.
Microfibers are a very fine synthetic fibers that are extremely soft and shape-retentive. Because they are free of animal products they are used as the covering material for the lining of footbeds in vegan products, among other things.
Footbed material: Cork
Cork is a sustainable material extracted from the bark layer of the cork oak. This natural product is insulating and offers very good cushioning.
EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate) is a high-quality, very light, elastic material with extremely good cushioning. As a result, it smooths out slight irregularities in the floor and ensures that every step is softly cushioned.