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Minimize environmental impact without compromising on style. Introducing Everlane handbags made entirely from nopal cactus.

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Happy Earth Month! It’s time to update your everyday bag with one designed to decrease environmental impact. In keeping sustainability top of mind, fashion brand Everlane is partnering with Desserto’s founders, Adrian Lopez Velarde and Marte Cazarez, to introduce a new lineup of earth month-friendly handbags.

Desserto® is the world’s first highly sustainable plant-based material. This is because it is an alternative to leather and is made entirely from cactus, most often distinguished by its soft-to-the-touch feel. It also offers incredible wear and performance for a wide variety of applications, complying with the most rigorous quality and environmental standards. As a result, Everlane is introducing a lineup of handbags made entirely from nopal cactus (also known as the Prickly Pear).

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Why Cactus Leather?

Cactus leather is a great alternative to genuine leather. Plus, it’s super stylish! This is because it can last 10 years without crocking. Thanks to cacti’s strong molecular bonding, cactus leather offers high resistance to abrasion, rubbing, tearing, and tensile. It also has immense durability which means it will stand the test of time. Although genuine animal leather is very resistant, it is also permeable. This is because it can rot or crack if it does not dry quickly enough after getting wet. As a result, Desserto® is a must-have because it handles humidity and liquids well. It is also fully customizable and breathable.

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Celebrate Earth Month in Style

For those who are trying their best to decrease environmental impact but don’t want to sacrifice style, Everlane’s Cactus Leather handbags are a must. They are the perfect step to achieving that goal because they are chic, durable, convenient, and environmentally conscious. Now, you can look good and feel good about sporting an accessory that keeps sustainability top of mind.

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Everlane’s Cactus Leather Capsule Collection

The Everlane Cactus Leather capsule offers five unique styles you’ll love to rock, day or night. These styles range in size for various needs. This is because Everlane’s Cactus Leather capsule has a bag for any stage of life. For instance, if you’re going to work or school and need the space for your laptop and notebook, there’s a bag for you. However, if you need something light to carry the essentials, there’s also a bag for you. No matter what the occasion, Everlane’s Cactus Leather capsule collection has a bag for you.

Be sure to check out Everlane’s Cactus Leather handbag capsule for the latest must-have styles- just in time for Earth Month.

Published by HOLR Magazine.