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Veja’s New Vegan Leather Sneaker Was Made From Corn

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Veja’s new “Campo” sneaker drop doesn’t have a big name athlete or entertainer attached to its marketing, but it does have a new type of raw material: corn. The shoe’s upper fabric is made with vegan leather produced from canvas and corn—and Veja says it’s the first time the material has ever been used in…

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