Name: Vegea Plus: Vegea it’s a vegetal biomaterial, 100% made from by-products of wine making Field: New materials Features: Winner of the 2017 H&M Global Change Award in 2017, Vegea is an Italian startup specialising in the search of innovative textile solutions for fashion and design, making use of biobased materials, compatible with the fashion and design industry.     Vegea was born in Milano in 2016, thanks to Giampiero Tessitore, architect, and Francesco Merlino, chemist. Its objective is the creation of valid alternatives to leather of animal origin. Winner of the 2017 H&M Global Change Award, Vegea is an Italian start-up specialising in the search of innovative textile solutions for fashion and design, making use of biobased materials. Besides being...