bisgaard eco care
Our children's feet deserve the best. bisgaard surrounds children's feet with natural materials.
Designed for natural play
To us, design and functionality go hand in hand. Bisgaard creates shoes that enable children's feet across the globe to play, thrive and develop properly, while wearing beautiful footwear.
Depending on the style, the lining in our footwear is made from eco-friendly leather, cotton, lambskin or wool, surrounding the feet purely with natural materials. Our rubber boots are made from natural rubber.
Sustainable production methods
bisgaard shoes are carefully hand-crafted and go through more than 50 manual processes during production. The materials we use are carefully selected and never comes from animals whose sole purpose were to provide materials for shoes. The hides used for bisgaard shoes are always residual products where the animal has been used for other purposes.
For tanning the leather, bisgaard primarily uses the sustainable and eco-friendly method called vegetable tanning. The leather is tanned by powders extracted from logs, fruits, leaves and roots of plants, resulting in beautiful, natural and earthy leathers free of any chemicals.
All styles are free from chemicals, chrome and heavy-metals, according to the EU Directive REACH standards.
With respect for nature, bisgaard is dedicated to ensure a sustainable production. Reused water and recycled paper is used.
Detailed explanation on styles with leather:
All bisgaard seasonal leather styles are vegetable tanned calf leather, you can recognize them by 119, 218 or 219 in the end of the style number .
Home shoes are conventional tanned pig leather.
Ballerinas and starter shoes with 999 in the end of the style number are conventional tanned pig leather whereas styles with 119, 218 or 219 in the end are vegetable tanned calf leather.