The classic film Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961) offers plenty of examples of why gloves are one of the best winter fashion items – not only are they’re classy, cute, and can glam up any outfit instantly, but they also protect your hands from the cold!
As the weather continues to dip here in Hong Kong, here are our picks of sustainable gloves to keep your hands warm. We’ve also included a few sun sleeves, in case you’re looking for some stylish UV protection, too. Read on for some inspiration on how to spice up your wardrobe this Year of the Tiger!
Nanushka: Melaka Gloves
Going for a more casual look? These puffer cuties from Nanushka are just the thing you need. Constructed from grained vegan leather with quilted detailing and a black fleece lining, these mittens are free from animal skin and super comfy.
Available at Farfetch
Lauren Perrin: Tartan Green Gloves
As worn by Miley Cyrus and Alexa Chung, Lauren Perrin’s gloves are funky statement pieces that light up any room you walk into. Not only are these printed gloves handmade with recycled polyester, but the brand also uses biodegradable materials and leftover fabric from larger fashion houses in London for their packaging! Talk about an eco dream come true.
Available at Lauren Perrin
Naadam: Signature Cashmere Gloves
Responsibly sourced and produced while preserving nomadic lifestyles in Mongolia, Naadam’s 100% Mongolian cashmere gloves come in 12 colours, and all 12 of them are as soft and tender as the happy sheep roaming around in the mountains. Psst, they’re also touchscreen-friendly!
Available at Naadam
Marine Serre: Second Skin Long Gloves in Tan
Marine Serre is known for its iconic moon print signature, and these gloves are no exception. Made from 88% recycled polyamide and 12% recycled elastane, they are as comfy as they are sustainable. There’s also a printed tattoo pair, though it’s already sold out on the official website. But, these simpler ones are way more wearable! Pair them with any heavily layered look.
Available at Marine Serre
The North Face: Women’s ETIP™ Gloves in Silver Blue
This pair’s for the more athletically inclined – these sky blue gloves from The North Face will be your new trusty companion on any hike or run! Made from 93% recycled polyester and stretchy recycled fleece, they feature a grippy silicone palm and full touchscreen compatibility.
Available at The North Face
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