Kavat, Eco-friendly Shoes for Eco-conscious Feet


Kavat, Eco-friendly Shoes for Eco-conscious Feet

The Ostermalm district of central Stockholm is home to the first Kavat street-level store. The company, established in 1945, 200km west of Stockholm in the town of Kumla, has always set a high standard for quality. They supply the Swedish Ski Team with shoes made from with Tärnsjö Incorporated’s plant-tanned leather. In 2008, Kavat received the EU Eco Label and since then has developed a strong position in the market as a company environmentally-focused company, especially with younger audiences. This eco-friendly theme is visible even in the store’s interior design with shelves and furniture made from natural materials. The company’s lineup includes unisex, kids, men’s, women’s as well as family sets. Eco-friendify your feet at Kavat.


Text by Hironori Tsukue

Address: Grev Turegatan 1, 114 46 Stockholm
Opening hours: 10AM-6PM (Monday to Friday), 10AM-4PM (Saturday)
Closed: Sundays and holidays
© Hironori Tsukue Domestic pine shelves fastened with Tärnsjö leather straps offer a unique and natural feel that speaks for the company’s eco-conscious culture.
© Hironori Tsukue To mark the 70th anniversay of the brand, a limited edition 1945 shoe with its own model number has been made with Tärnsjö Inc leather.  1945SEK.
© Hironori Tsukue The Kavat brand name is named after the dachshund that the founder owned at the time.

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