mahabis places // gotland, sweden
today we take a look into the swedish municipality which was the tonal influence behind our green soles, gotland. the immediate association of gotland's rural, agrarian setting really struck a chord with us and was something we wanted to capture in our debut spring/summer '14 range.
pictured above is the stunning coastline of grogarnsberget, ostergarn in southernmost gotland.
gotska sandön is an uninhabited island just off the coast of sweden. a deserted paradise with acres of untouched sand and flowering orchids.
regarded as the best preserved medieval city in scandinavia, visby is home to some remarkable remains including a 3.4km long wall which encircles the town centre.
the number one export of the region is limestone, with this comes the beautiful emerald quarries pictured abovehere.