Trainers by Veja Paying homage to the Brazillian non-profit organisation which provides support to the cotton farming families Veja uses. This white mono iteration of the Esplar features leather uppers with suede panels, lace-up fastening, perforated front feature, and rubber sole. All cotton used is organic. About Veja Founded in Paris in 2004 by best friends Sébastien Kopp and François Morillion, Veja are an ethically driven and ecologically grounded company who create sneakers made from organic cotton and recyclable materials. Veja’s model proves ethical at every stage of the business, from sourcing and the production cycle, right through to packaging and distribution.