MATERIALS

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BOVINE LEATHER

NAPPA LEATHER
Nappa is a very soft and smooth leather not covered by treatments with films or coatings.
Its surface has the characteristic natural texture of leather with a slightly glossy look. The nappa leather we use is bovine and comes from Veneto.

WAXED VEGETABLE-TANNED
Waxed Bovine Leathers come from tanneries in Veneto. They are vegetable-tanned and the wax coating gives them waterproof properties. Matte finishing.

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GOATSKIN LEATHER

The goatskin leather used has been vegetable-tanned without the use of chemical elements. It has a finishing with animal fat and has a reptile design print. It comes from tanne- ries in Tuscany.

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E.V.A.

From this season all the Levius shoes will have EVA (Ethyl vinyl acetate) soles and EVA base of the insoles, commonly used for running shoes.
This material stands out for: lightness, resistance to deterioration over time, weather-resistance, UV resistance, antistatic properties, color fastness, waterproof properties and high resistance to oils and to many solvents, high resistance to use thanks to the combination of flexibility with high stress-crack resistance, excellent properties of vibration and shock dumping, high resistance to bacteria with the closed cells structure and for its eco-friendly properties.

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LYCRA®

Lycra is an elastomeric fiber with unique properties of elongation and recovery of the original shape. Levius uses it as an internal technical detail thought to act as a buffer between the foot and the upper. This detail has become the distinguishing feature of Levius and it is now in all 4 models.