Category Archives: Ecology

Why Vegetable Tanned Leather?

Be bold and wear a natural tan.
[spb_blank_spacer height=”1px” width=”1/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_text_block title=”THE ECOLOGY OF VEGETABLES” animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”3″ width=”1/2″] As we mentioned a few months ago, we have launched a new ecological initiative here at LUMI, to re-evaluate all aspects of our ecological footprint, in an effort to provide greater transparency to our customers about where and how your LUMI accessories […]

Video from our Vegetable-tan Factory

[spb_column col_sm=”12″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_image image=”28124″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes” fullwidth=”no” overflow_mode=”none” link_target=”_self” lightbox=”no” intro_animation=”none” animation_delay=”200″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”][/spb_image] [/spb_column] [spb_column col_sm=”9″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”3/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” custom_bg_colour=”#ffffff” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”7″ padding_horizontal=”7″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] The art of vegetable-tanning leather Vegetable-tanning is the true “chromium-free” method, and does not have harmful chemicals. It is […]

LUMI x Clothèque Fashion Rental

[spb_column col_sm=”12″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_image image=”28811″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes” fullwidth=”no” overflow_mode=”none” link_target=”_self” lightbox=”no” intro_animation=”none” animation_delay=”200″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] LUMI x Clothèque Fashion Rental [/spb_image] [/spb_column] [spb_column col_sm=”9″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”3/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” custom_bg_colour=”#ffffff” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”7″ padding_horizontal=”7″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] When in Paris… …rent a LUMI bag! We are extremely excited to reveal […]

Finland’s First Lady loves it and keeps it

[spb_column col_sm=”12″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_image image=”28568″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes” fullwidth=”no” overflow_mode=”none” link_target=”_self” lightbox=”no” intro_animation=”none” animation_delay=”200″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”][/spb_image] [/spb_column] [spb_column col_sm=”9″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”3/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” custom_bg_colour=”#ffffff” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”7″ padding_horizontal=”7″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Finland’s First Lady loves it and keeps it Finland’s First Lady, Jenni Haukio, is a wonderful ambassador for LUMI’s […]

Sustainable summer style!

[spb_column col_sm=”12″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_image image=”28550″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes” fullwidth=”no” overflow_mode=”none” image_link=”https://www.instagram.com/camillamilja/” link_target=”_blank” lightbox=”no” intro_animation=”none” animation_delay=”200″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”][/spb_image] [/spb_column] [spb_column col_sm=”9″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”3/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” custom_bg_colour=”#ffffff” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”7″ padding_horizontal=”7″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Sustainable summer style! We’ve teamed up with Finnish lifestyle and travel influencer Camilla Toivonen for a little summer […]

A sustainable maternity wardrobe

[spb_column col_sm=”12″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_image image=”28131″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes” fullwidth=”no” overflow_mode=”none” image_link=”http://www.kyraskitchen.com/sustainable-maternity-capsule-wardrobe/” link_target=”_blank” lightbox=”no” intro_animation=”none” animation_delay=”200″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”][/spb_image] [/spb_column] [spb_column col_sm=”9″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”3/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” custom_bg_colour=”#ffffff” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”7″ padding_horizontal=”7″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] A sustainable maternity wardrobe Kyra from Kyra’s Kitchen blog recently wrote about her sustainable maternity wardrobe and the […]

Is there such thing as vegan leather?

[spb_column col_sm=”12″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_image image=”27987″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes” fullwidth=”no” overflow_mode=”none” link_target=”_self” lightbox=”no” intro_animation=”none” animation_delay=”200″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”][/spb_image] [/spb_column] [spb_column col_sm=”9″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”3/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” custom_bg_colour=”#ffffff” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”7″ padding_horizontal=”7″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Is there such thing as vegan leather? People often ask us do we use vegan leather or do we […]

Ban the plastic bag!

[spb_column col_sm=”12″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_image image=”27845″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes” fullwidth=”no” overflow_mode=”none” link_target=”_self” lightbox=”no” intro_animation=”none” animation_delay=”200″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”][/spb_image] [/spb_column] [spb_column col_sm=”9″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”3/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” custom_bg_colour=”#ffffff” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”7″ padding_horizontal=”7″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Ban the plastic bag! Plastic is a substance the earth simply cannot digest. Plastic never goes away, it is […]

Welcome to LUMI Green Party

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The Problem of Plastic

[spb_column width=”1/4″ el_position=”first”] [spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”2″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Top Image: Detail from “Gyre,” 2009 © Chris Jordan [/spb_text_block] [/spb_column] [spb_column width=”1/2″] [spb_text_block title=”From Cradle to Grave” animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”2″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] In our previous post, we discussed our ongoing effort to understand the ecological impacts of our business, an effort that, above […]