Novesta's production facilities date back to the 1930s, when the famous shoemaker Jan Antonin Bata opened a new factory in the small town of Partizánske in the middle of Slovakia. Over time, Novesta has become one of the last purely European produced brands throughout Europe. Novesta's unique sneakers, which pair imaginative design with timeless sophistication, are a recognizable around the world. For Novesta, quality design refers to more than fashion. Novesta is dedicated to manufacturing shoes according to the highest environmental standards. That?s why materials such as natural rubber and 100% cotton and linen are used. These materials allow Novesta to produce ecological footwear of the highest quality.