The Arco Iris (High Top)

4 in stock

Our rainbow sneaker captures the vibrant weaving traditions of Guatemala and reminds us of the good and beautiful things to come. Wear them any day or season for a little extra joy. Be sure to read more about our textile collaborators and their artisan partners below!

 

Details

  • Fair Trade textiles are handwoven in Guatemala by the Mayan Hands‚Äô Chuaperol weaving group (more below). Note: due to the handwoven nature of this textile, stripe and color placement may vary from pair to pair ‚Äì i.e., every pair is one of a kind!

  • Leather lining and trim.

  • Supportive insole and removable footbed.

  • Rubber sole.

  • Waxed cotton laces.

  • Shoes are made by hand and with love in a family-run factory in Portugal.

 

We donate 5% of each purchase from the Guatemala Collection to the Mayan Hands Education Fund, which provides scholarships to the daughters of their artisan partners.

Fit Tips: Our shoes come in whole, European sizes. The sizing is unisex. Order the size up if you wear a half size.

  

Unique and colorful shoes that artisans ethically handcraft


Introducing Le Mondeur

Le Mondeur is a WOC-owned sustainable & ethical footwear brand creating one-of-a-kind shoe collections that are expertly handcrafted by artists and artisans around the world.

Values & social impact

Le Mondeur is on a mission to not only create unique shoes but also empower the artisans they work with and support environmental and social justice causes; it does so by promoting artisan traditions and adopting a slow-fashion business model that would leave a gentler impact on the environment.

About the Founder

Having a background in human rights and social justice, founder Jessica Singer launched Le Mondeur to create unique and meaningful shoe collections that would simultaneously delight customers, and empower artisans and other social and environmental causes that she cared about.