About Ipanema sandals & environmentalism

Ipanema Sandals - The brand Ipanema

Ipanema is the name of a neighborhood and one of the most beautiful beaches of Rio de Janeiro. After this beach, the brand Ipanema of the Brazilian manufacturer Grendene named. Grendene was founded in 1971 and first began in 1979 with the export. Meanwhile Grendene exported to 90 different countries. Grendene is the largest sandals manufacturer in the world. Since you can wear all year round in Brazil Ipanema, the sandals have a very good quality. The typical pattern of the Ipanema beach promenade is reflected in some sandals.

Ipanema Sandals Material & Environment

The Ipanema / Ipanema Gisele Bündchen production is based on the ecological criteria of the Federal Republic of Germany. All tested from the collections 2011 until 2015 models have passed the quality standards of eco-textile testing "Hautnah".

All sandals are made of synthetic and are recyclable. Part of the proceeds of the collections come Gisele conservation projects, such as the preservation of rainforests, saving sea turtles or projects to combat climate change to good.

The right size / Ipanema sole lengths

Ipanema sandals are about one size smaller, so please order the shoes a size larger than your actual shoe size! The length of the sole of a sandal should always be 1 to 2 cm larger than the length of the foot.


The right size you can find here.


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