Franco 620 Sahara
Franco 620 Sahara
First designed whilst our founders were stuck in Porto during lockdown - inspired by the need for a comfortable, neutral, sustainable sneaker.
If you are looking for a versatile and sustainable wardrobe staple, SAHARA is the perfect choice: made from recycled, vegan and recyclable materials, ethically handcrafted in the north of Portugal, in our family run footwear studio.
- Handcrafted in Europe with premium recycled materials
- Fits true to size
- Scan the QR in the box to register for LOOP. Then, return and recycle them with us for £10 off your next pair
- PETA-Approved Vegan + 15 trees planted with every pair
FEARLESSLY INDEPENDENT: Designed in Bristol, UK. Handmade in Portugal.
» Canvas: 100% post-consumer plastic waste collected from our oceans
» Vegan suede: 100% vegan microfibre
» Sole: 70% post-industry recycled rubber + 30% raw rubber
» Laces: 100% recycled polyester
» Lining: 30% corn waste + 70% recycled PET
» Insole base: 100% biodegradable plant fibres
» Insole upper: 30% corn waste + 70% recycled PET
» PETA-Approved Vegan
» OEKO-TEX 100 Certified
» Global Recycled Standard
|EU Size||UK Size||US Women's||US Men's||Length (cm)|
|39||UK 6||8||6.5 - 7||25.6|
|40||UK 7||9||7.5 - 8||26.9|
|41||UK 8||10||8.5 - 9||27.4|
|43||UK 9||11||9.5 - 10||28.7|
|45||UK 11||11 - 12||30.1|
SHIPPING, RETURNS AND EXCHANGES
- Zero Hassle 30-day returns and exchanges - from the day you receive them.
- Worldwide Express Delivery
- UK: Shipping is FREE on orders over £150. Otherwise, it's £4.99.
- Europe: Shipping is FREE on orders over £150. Otherwise, it's £7.99.
- USA and Canada: Shipping is FREE on orders over £170. Otherwise, it's £14.99.
- Rest of world: Shipping is £19.99.
- CUT THE CAP! - Join us and ride high in the most sustainable kicks in town! We are not chatting sh!t when we say these bada$$ sneakers are 100% recyclable.
THEY LOOK COOL AF - AND THEY'RE MADE FROM YOUR TRASH
Boring "sustainable" footwear and hemp flip flops are DEAD.
Step the into the next-gen of sustainable sneakers. We develop premium sneakers that have minimal impact on the planet we live on, and the people involved in making them.
Keep going for longer! Our custom soles are designed in the UK, and we've added extra thickness to the most common break points to provide more support where it matters most.
PLANTS? SLAIN. ANIMALS? NEVER.
All materials are PETA-Approved Vegan, and by wear Trash Planet sneakers, you are helping to clean up the planet... one pair at a time.
With every purchase you have a MASSIVE positive impact, as the sneakers are made from:
- Recycled plastic pulled out of our oceans bc ocean trash is TRASH
- Recycled corn 'leather' outer and lining - a by-product from the food industry
- Upcycled rubber waste from the fashion industry
Just to name a few...
RADICAL TRANSPARENCY? NO. JUST MAKING SNEAKERS PROPERLY.
Sweatshops? Just don't f*ck with it. Every sneaker is handmade in our WRAP certified factory based in Portugal. All materials are sourced locally. And is transparency really "raSweatshops? Seriously. We just don't f*ck with that.
Rest assured - EVERY sneaker is handmade in our WRAP certified factory based in Portugal, where workers are paid a fair wage.
All materials are sourced locally. And is transparency really "radical"? We just call it doing things how they should have always been done...dical"? We just call it doing things how they should have always been done.
WEAR THEM TO DEATH. THEN RECYCLE THEM.
Wear them. Destroy them. Recycle them.
We've made it easy for you to do the right thing. Once you're done with your sneakers, send 'em back for shredding. We'll then make them back into components for future sneakers.
In return, you'll get £10 off your next pair of Trash Planet sneakers.
Easy. As. That.
Frequently Asked Questions
HOW DO I RETURN OR EXCHANGE?
We have a 30 day return policy. Exchanges and returns are free in the UK.
If you are returning your shoes for an exchange or refund they must be clean and returned in the original condition they were sent in and in the original packaging.
Returns/exchanges from anywhere else in the world must be sent back by you using a tracked service.
HOW LONG DOES DELIVERY TAKE?
United Kingdom: 1 to 2 working days. you can choose either first class or second class tracked delivery at checkout.
Europe: 1 to 5 working days.
United States and Canada: 2 to 5 working days. however, it usually arrives in 2 to 3 days.
Rest of world: 3 to 7 working days.
DO YOU RECYCLE MY OLD SNEAKERS?
Yes, we've designed our shoes to last. However, if you decide to return them for recycling or they have broken, you can simply post them back to us.
Once we've received your shoes we take each material apart and seperate it to return to our suppliers for recycling.
WHAT SIZE DO I NEED?
Franco Sahara fits true to size, so go for your usual here.
HOW DURABLE ARE YOUR SNEAKERS?
Our vegan materials have been put under strict footwear testing by our suppliers. All of our materials have certifications to confirm their resistance to abrasion, tearing, rubbing and repellence to spillages.
Our vegan leather and suede have passed the tests which are also used to test the strength of real leather.