GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share

Dubai, UAE, July 17, 2017: Time has no hold over women who have fun and enjoy experimenting with their look while keeping an eye on trends. Fashionable and colorful accessories are constantly being reinvented. Women of today like to make a bold aesthetic statement by combining all values in their daily choices – The promise of a better world. The Petite Promesse adapts to these desires and knows how to unite fashion and respect for nature. Its latest revolution is Banka leather, made from trout skin in vibrant, elegant colors.

Innovative material
Banka leather is made in France. It comes from the quality fish, rainbow trout, initially celebrated and enjoyed in prestigious restaurants. The fish are farmed in an environment that perfectly suits their needs, where animal welfare ranks above productivity.

Exclusive colors and unique patterns
Each strap is different: the trout scales form contrasting patterns that are accentuated by the tanning process. A trio of eye-catching colors: a luminous red full of energy, a bold green, and a vibrant, ultra-chic blue.

THE BANKA FISH FARM
Situated in the Basque country, in the village of Banka, the farm lies in the grounds of a 17th-century mill powered by the Arpéa river. The quality of the water and the completely protected natural environment provides exceptional conditions, close to those in the wild, for farming trout. This approach fits perfectly with current environmental responsibility standards.

THREE QUESTIONS FOR PEIO GOICOECHEA
Director of the Banka farm

What gave you the idea of trout leather?
The exceptional quality of our fish means that we are able to supply fine-dining and Michelin-starred restaurants in the region. One day I was holding a trout skin, which we remove before preparing the fish, and thought there must be something we could do with it. It took a year to develop the process in collaboration with a specialist tanner in Brittany. Today, we offer an exclusive luxury product.

What criteria do you respect at the farm?
Because of the way the ponds are stepped, the water is naturally oxygenated. The fish are not given antibiotics or vaccines. Their food varies depending on the weather, as we match their physiological needs as closely as possible.

What type of skin is obtained?
It is both supple and strong. It is dyed with mineral oxides for a transparent color effect that brings out the natural scale pattern but also goes right through the skin. It is about having the skill to use exactly the right quantities to enhance the skin.


Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 15549 times
Posted on : Monday, July 17, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Winners of Joyalukkas 60 KG gold, 60 days of winnings announced in last few days of promotion
Next Story : Louis Moinet: Jurassic Watch - A 150-million year heritage on your wrist
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Max Mara: Iconic Coats - Manuela & Teddy.
Marina Rinaldi : Ashley Graham continues her role as the face of the brand for ...
Weekend Max Mara : The Pasticcino Bag - Fall/Winter 2017
Huawei CBG supports the Middle East Innovation Agenda by bringing cutting-edge i...
LG Robots to Connect People for A Better Tomorrow
SAINT HONORE Charisma “Twist” for elegant lady
Vacheron Constantin Pays Tribute to the Middle East with Exclusive Overseas Time...
Exhilarating new Roger Dubuis pop-up boutique in the US
TAG Heuer's Globetrotter Exhibition Opens in Dubai Mall on September 15, As Part...
Michael Kors Collection Spring 2018 Fashion Show
Malabar Gold & Diamonds recognized as the ‘Superbrand' 5th time in a row by Supe...
Kate Upton, Ashley Graham, Andreea Diaconu, Skai Jackson and more in Michael Kor...
NMC Healthcare wins ‘Brand of the Year 2017' by Superbrands
Dubai Culture Takes ‘Dubai Next' to London Design Festival
New Balance Introduces the 574 Sport in Celebration of the Dubai Mall Store Opening
MICHAEL Michael Kors Fall 2017 Nouveau Novelty Bags
Glittering beauty set with diamonds - a true Gilda beauty
Introducing Malibu C and its Packets of Purity
DeLaCour Reflect Tourbillon
A gift of beauty for new moms and moms-to-be
Introducing the GUESS Jeans Fall 2017 Advertising Campaign
ZENITH DEFY LAB
The Academic Arrangement Between Wise Indian Academy and Bhavans
IPhone 8 and IPhone 8 Plus to Arrive at DU on September 23
Boulevard One presents FESTIVE BOUTIQUE 2017
BCG Report Reveals the Six Imperatives to Empower Women Leaders of Tomorrow in t...
DMC partners with Marasi News to further reinforce its excellence in the market
SOUQ.com partners with Honor to bring the beautifully brilliant Honor 9 exclusiv...
ENEC CEO Highlights Priorities of UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program at WNA Sym...
Danube Properties Bags two prestigious awards this September
Celebrate Halloween With Sass' Café's “Monday's Made Me” Haunted Dinner Party – ...
Hour Choice presents Scuderia Ferrari Primato Collection
QNET Celebrates 19th Anniversary At V-UAE 2017 In Dubai
“Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre” participates in the 68th International Astron...
The Italian Trade Agency spreads food culture through quality and authenticity a...
Full Steam Ahead as India's F&B Market Grows 24% Per Annum: GulfHost 2017 Opens...
Set sail for the Yas Marina Boat Festival
Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation Inaugurates His Excellency Ahmed Ali Al Abdu...
UAE Toastmasters community to host the World Champion of Public Speaking
Four Strategic-level Government Agencies Move to Dubai Design District
TASC Outsourcing launches TascTemp, region's first online hiring portal for temp...
Azure Beach opens its doors taking guests straight to the heart of the Mediterranean
Middle East Arthritis Foundation Will Host Its Annual UAE Event to Support Peopl...
ADNOC Distribution Completes the Second Phase of the Officers City Service Stati...
Technology not a Substitute for but a Value Add to Business
Discover the World's Leading Innovative Technology Solutions at GITEX Technology...
Fifth HKTDC Lifestyle Expo in Dubai Opens Monday
Gourmet Gulf Raises AED 150,000 for children to ‘Make-A-Wish'
ADNOC Distribution launches ‘Back-to-School' promotion
DeG wins Excellence Award for Arab Government Achievements