HIGHLIGHTS OF THE LAST MONTHS

The last few months were very busy for us as we were participating to many events in the Grand-Duchy.  Let’s discover what we did!  

SEPTEMBER 2019

TESSY DE LUXEMBOURG WEARING BLANLAC SHOES

Beginning of 2019, The Leadership Academy approved the nomination of Tessy Antony de Nassau as the "Leader of The Year 2019" for her impact and work in global education.

Tessy Antony de Nassau received her Award in a beautiful ceremony held during the Annual Leadership Conference in September 2019.

We were honoured that she had chosen BLANLAC and wearing a beautiful pair of Paradisea for this very special event. We congratulate her for her well deserved award.

 

Tessy de Nassau BLANLAC vegan shoes

 

Pictures RTL/ Martin Jonsson

 

OCTOBER 2019 

BLANLAC AT L’ESSENTIEL RADIO

A BIG THANK YOU to Peggy Parisotto, Evan Gigue and the L’Essentiel Radio staff for inviting the founder Lydia Leu-Sarritzu. Happy to share with you and the public more about sustainability, fashion and cruelty free alternatives.

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FASHION FORWARD WITH LUXINNOVATION 

Back on the Fashion Forward event where the panel was able to show a nice unanimity on the fact that the implementation of technology, communication, transparency and support from Luxembourg could help to boost performance of sustainable fashion and startups in Luxembourg.

Luxinnovation blanlac vegan shoes

BLANLAC was honored to be part of the panel and to share our thoughts. We wish to thank Luxinnovation, JCI Luxembourg & Docler Holding Luxembourg who developed such a beautiful event and everyone who participated. 

To learn more, click here : https://www.luxinnovation.lu/news/sustainable-fashion-a-trend-that-is-taking-shape/

Luxinnovation blanlac vegan shoes

 

BLANLAC AT EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK (EIB)

The « October Days for Sustainable Development 2019 » organized by the EIB has shed light on innovative initiatives that contribute to explore and show best sustainable / environmental practices emerging in the food, fashion and tourism sectors, inviting scientific community and key stakeholders.

EIB EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK BLANLAC VEGAN SHOES

Michael Stanley-Jones (UN Alliance for Sustainable Fashion / UN Environment), Alexander Kohnstamm (Executive Director of Fair Wear Foundation), Milena Amaral (Founder and CEO of Neovili), Leonie Meier (Consultant at UN Economic Commission for Europe), Katia Vladimirova (Researcher at University of Milan-Bicocca) were part of it and … Lydia Leu-Sarritzu (founder) has presented BLANLAC as a sustainable fashion brand which emphasis is to use innovative materials and technology. The opportunity to show our wooden shoes! 

We thank EIB for inviting us. 

 

BLANLAC IN THE LUXEMBURGER WORT 

We are very grateful to Luxemburger Wort & Sarah Schött for this beautiful article, and for giving me the opportunity to talk about animal free and vegan leathers and responsible fashion. 

BLANLAC committed to designing and building a better world…that’s what’s happening in our innovative and beautiful Luxembourg. 

(article in German)

https://www.wort.lu/de/lifestyle/vegane-mode-aus-luxemburg-nachhaltigkeit-mit-stil-5dada184da2cc1784e34e1e9

LUXEMBURGER WORT BLANLAC VEGAN SHOES

Pictures Caroline Martin