Handcrafted Items Made from
Renewable Resources

Kate Wood Originals, founded in Amsterdam in 2012, began with wooden sunglasses and watches. Focused on sustainability, they prioritize handcrafted items made from renewable resources, aiming for a lasting legacy. Using wood and bamboo, they create lightweight, comfortable products with unique designs inspired by nature and craftsmanship.

Sustainability Profile • Updated May 2024 by The Punch Team

"We believe every business has a social responsibility to work with integrity."

Kate Wood


To ensure a better future for Kate and the next generation, Kate Wood Originals is making a positive impact today, operates with a belief in social responsibility and integrity. Kate Wood Originals are meticulously crafted to last, encouraging customers to cherish their products for a lifetime. The brand is committed to customer satisfaction and will do its utmost to ensure happiness with their products.

In addition to creating durable goods, Kate Wood Originals believes in giving back. The company donates 10% of its proceeds to the Orbis Foundation, reflecting its origins in handcrafted wooden glasses. With nearly half a million children going blind every year, 80% of these cases are preventable. The Orbis Foundation, through its flying hospital, reaches remote areas worldwide, providing children without access to healthcare the gift of sight and a brighter future.