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Making Pineapple Leather

How to Make Pineapple Leather: An Eco-Friendly & Sustainable Material

As Dr Carmen Hijosa traveled around the Philippines, she discovered the Barong Tagalog, a ceremonial garment often worn by Filipino males traditionally made with the fibers of pineapple leaves. Its fabric was fine and sturdy, making it ideal for creating the perfect leather alternative. That’s when Piñatex or pineapple leather came to life. The Eco-Fashion … Read more

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