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Loma Jacket - Pepper

$339

A timeless design that allows you to take a little piece of the Andes anywhere you go. The Loma Jacket is a piece everyone needs in their closet. It’s interior is lined with natural wool developed by our partners from Andes Materials & Hilana. This jacket offers all the positives of denim including resistance & strength but at no cost to the environment and the people that manufacture it. 

Each garment is one of kind due to color variations that are created by the use of upcycled materials.

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Made to order to reduce overproduction and avoid the waste of unsold stock.

Estimated Delivery: 7-14 days.

We work with seamstresses from rural communities to handcraft each of our pieces, enabling them to become independent through their skills and provide for their families. We pay 7% of the price of each of our products directly to the seamstress that manufactured it. 

Did you know an average pair of jeans requires over 1,800 gallons of water to be manufactured? That is the equivalent to the amount of water that a family of four needs for 64 weeks. ⁠Reusing fabric offsets the production of new material and in turn, offsets the usage of resources. By upcycling denim through this jacket, we avoid the waste of roughly 7,800 gallons of water and give new life to around 1.8 pounds of textiles.The wool is sustainably dyed with using local plants and  ancient techniques of the Salasaka community to preserve their precious water sources.

  • 100% upcycled denim 
  • Label crediting the artisan who manufactured it
  • 100% handspun wool lining developed by Andes Materials (Raw Wool, Dark Pink, Chocolate, Light Brown, Remu Pattern)
  • 100% wool by Hilana (Andean patterns) 
  • Naturally dyed wool 
  • Two front handwarmer pockets 
  • Interior vertical pocket for sunglasses and essentials
  • Custom Remu buttons 
  • Assembled in Miranda. Ecuador 
  • Lining handspun in Salasaka, Ecuador
  • Dry Clean Only 

Our signature denim jacket has gotten an upgraded look. It is made of 100% upcycled denim. This means a lot of work and logistics on our end, but all the effort is worth it. The jacket is assembled by our partner workshop in Miranda Ecuador. 

The lining for the Loma jacket was  developed in collaboration with Andes Materials and Hilana. Andes Materials wool is made through a 100% handcrafted process and is made by women and men of the Sanjaloma community of Salasaka; who are carriers of an ancestral textile knowledge that they shape with their own hands and receive a fair payment. You will know which of our partners the wool comes from by the code AM (Andes Materials) or HL (Hilana) next to the color description. 

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