Discover the Shamengo pioneers who create with ethics!
Paris / France
I transform unsold newspapers into eco-bags.
Seeing the misery of the inhabitants of Angong near Phnom Penh in Cambodia, Marina came up with the idea to collect unsold French newspapers and transform them in a creative way in this slum. A real breath of fresh air.
I created the Ecocert label to encourage businesses to work towards a sustainable world
We created the first French brand which makes eco friendly tights out of recycled polyamide yarn
21 June 2016
Bruno Anes, a Master’s student in Innovation at the University of Grenoble, is doing a 4-month internship at Samatoa, the company started by our pioneer Awen Delaval. Bruno offers his thoughts on this unusual work experience, organised in partnership with the Promising program.
27 April 2016
Based in Cambodia, French pioneer Awen Delaval manufactures lotus thread, the only natural microfiber in the world.
31 March 2016
Since 2015, Elyx has been illustrating and supporting the Shamengo Villa challenges. Already known in his paper and digital forms, he’s now featuring on a textile in two new ethical fashion collections created by Made in Sens.
17 March 2016
Returning from Haiti, our pioneer Nina Raeber is relocating her business to Switzerland and launching a new collection of bags inspired by the traditional embroidery and beading of voodoo flags.