MELISSA was founded in 1979, the brand is recognized in Brazil and around the world for its curatorial work in fashion, art and design, in addition to the innovative development of its key material: plastic. Made with love in Brazil. Every shoe is 100% recycleble using the Grendene exclusive non-toxic thermoplastic composition called MELFLEX: a proprietary, non-toxic, fruit smelling organic polymer composition that make our shoes uniquely stylish, comfortable, malleable and waterproof. The padded insoles are made of the same PVC and lined with canvas. All of this done without a single stitch while also being 100% Vegan.