Banuq is a menswear label inspired by classics. In addition to only using organic textiles, creators Davide Grazioli and Mauro Pavesi claim that they have ongoing investment in "creating the first fully African ethical and organic supply-chain, all the way through the low mileage limited editions, like the Made in Italy heritage part of the collection" and "social improvement, support of traditional craftsmanship, promotion of low water consumption crops like hemp, use of accessories made out of waste materials like coconut shell buttons, use of the latest G.O.T.S., vegetal and mineral dyeing techniques, use of reclaimed, recycled or up-cycled materials. " Check out Banuq's lookbook (PDF)!

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The shop features tastes of every season—banana, strawberry, mango, cranberry, pear, apple and pumpkin—and such toppings as fresh-cut fruit, hot peanut butter, pretzels, chocolate sauce and maple syrup.

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