Elvis & Kresse West End Belt

£41.00

Elvis & Kresse - West End Belt at Amberoot
Elvis & Kresse - West End Belt at Amberoot
Elvis & Kresse - West End Belt at Amberoot
Elvis & Kresse - West End Belt at Amberoot

Elvis & Kresse West End Belt

£41.00

The West End belt by Elvis & Kresse is made from their signature decommissioned London fire hose, repurposed after up to thirty years of active duty. The versatile, unisex belt is 4cm wide, and features either a solid brass or silver buckle and eyelets. Made from a strong, durable material, it is water-resistant and wipe-clean. Belt is available with antique brass or silver buckle.

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Sustainability

Environmental Aspects

– Before 2005, when Elvis & Kresse was setup, the decommissioned London fire-hoses went to landfill sites. Being made from synthetic materials they were to stay there for hundreds of years. However, applying the best craftsmanship and design to rework this incredible heroic resource since then Elvis & Kresse has rescued over 200 tons of this waste.

– Elvis & Kresse is a certified B Corp. B Corp certification ensures that business meets rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

Ethical Aspects

– Products are ethically made by skilled craftsmen and women in the UK and Turkey.

– Elvis & Kresse is a certified B Corp. B Corp certification ensures that business meets rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

– 50% of profits from the sales of these products go to Fire Fighters Charity.

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Materials & Care

Genuine decommissioned fire hose mainly consisting of nylon & rubber. Antique brass or silver buckle.

Sizing

All the belts are measured from the fold that holds the buckle to the third hole, sizes are:

XS – 31”
S – 33”
M – 35”
L – 37”
XL – 39”
XXL – 41”

Designer

The story of Elvis & Kresse is the story of a material worth saving. Beginning in 2005, just before the decommissioned London fire-hoses were surrendered to the landfill, the resilient, heroic material was called upon once again. Applying the best craftsmanship and design to rework this incredible resource, Elvis & Kresse transform forgotten hoses into the most resilient, unique, utilitarian wallets, belts and bags.

Find out more about Elvis & Kresse here.

Shipping & Returns

Free international traceable shipping. Tracking number is e-mailed to you once the product has been shipped.

If shipping to the USA customs and import duties and fees, taxes and any other charges are pre-paid by Amberoot.

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