100 day trial available

Ababa Leather Mens

$105

The Ababa's distinctive heel rocker footprint sole is designed with simplicity in mind. The slip-on design is created using local leather, which is hand-stitched directly onto the sole, giving it perfect shape, glove-like flexibility, and amazing barefoot feel.

1. Select Colour: Black
2. Select US Size:
3. Optional Extras:

A selection of laces, insoles and apparel to pair with your Vivo's

This shoe fits true to size

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100 day trial for barefoot beginners

We're confident that after 100 days of au natural foot freedom (you need to give them a proper outing) your feet will love being feet. So we're happy to give you a no-quibbles test run for 100 days.

All major credit cards accepted.

A RANGE OF CONSCIOUSLY CRAFTED SHOES, WITH THE AIM OF EMPOWERING THEIR MAKERS AND GIVING BACK TO LOCAL COMMUNITIES.

  • Wild Hide leather
  • Leather footbed – the best material for your feet when you don’t feel like wearing socks
  • Heel rocker – ergonomic sole design to shape perfectly your feet on each stride

Weight : 300g

Ababa Leather Mens DNA

PRO5
PRO5

Patented, ultra-thin, puncture resistant layer. 5x more puncture resistant than a standard sole of the same thickness.

Soul of Africa
Soul of Africa

Made in Africa in collaboration with the Soul of Africa social enterprise. Profits go back to supporting local employment and education initiatives.

Pittards Wild Hide
Pittards Wild Hide

African leather tanned by Pittards®, from the hides of free roaming animals that have lived a little and made love under the sun.

Tough Rubber Compound
Tough Rubber Compound

Strong, non-marking rubber compound for sticky grip and high-abrasion when you need it most.

Reviews

Alibaba

I personally didn't like the appearance of the shoe enough to keep them, they looked to me to be a black leather clog and wouldn't want to wear them at work.

Just like the ra shoes I've purchased I enjoyed how good the ground feel is and there being no need to potentially break them in, unfortunately I couldn't get over the appearance, which I understand is difficult to improve with leaving enough room in the toe box to not restrict toe splay .

araba leather mens

One of the most comfortable shoes to ever grace my feet. Third pair of Vivo's...first everyday shoe.

Runs small

A fantastic shoe, great construction and very high quality leather. Feels great to wear barefoot too! This shoe does seem to run half a size to a full size small, though, so do keep that in mind when ordering.

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