Get your kicks from these vegan and vegan-friendly shoe brands!
Is it time for a new pair of sneakers? Footwear is a part of fashion you definitely don’t want to cut corners on. We spend a lot of time on our feet, so it’s important to take care of them! From lightweight slip-on shoes to boho high-tops, there are so many supportive cruelty-free kicks to choose from. Here’s a list of 11 vegan sneakers we love!
Let us introduce you to the Pale Blue Dot sneaker from stellar luxury footwear brand, Koio! The brand’s first fully vegan line utilizes futuristic materials like apple-based leather, recycled rubber, organic cotton, and responsibly sourced cork. With four trendy colors available in men’s and women’s sizes, these shoes just became your go-to sneaker for anything and everything. As Koio continues to innovate and develop their vegan materials, keep your eyes peeled for even more styles.
No matter where you’re headed, LØCI FUSION sneakers will take you there in comfort and style! The vegan sneaker brand, backed by Leonardo DiCaprio, offers a wide range of stylish kicks. The FUSION style is our pick of the season. Each pair is handcrafted in Portugal from a vegan leather material made of recycled textiles and non-food grade corn waste. And 10% of the proceeds go to wildlife conservation charities.
Vessi’s Everyday Classic vegan sneakers are lightweight, breathable, and waterproof. Yep, that’s right! These shoes boast 100% waterproof Dyma-tex technology, engineered with tiny pores small enough to keep water out but large enough to let sweat escape. Available in a variety of neutral colors, these shoes are always a solid choice.
Showcase your style with BANGS Shoes! Their Wildflower Wanderer Platform High Tops feature a delicate embroidered flower design on a classic tan canvas high-top sneaker. Crafted with sustainable materials like vulcanized rubber and vegan leather, these shoes are a must for sneaker-loving hipsters with a boho vibe.
From grocery store trips and workdays to meetups with friends, these Baja Slip On Platforms are our go-to shoes. They’re made in small batches with a recycled cotton canvas lining, cushioned footbed, and natural rubber outsole. SeaVees’ new Iced Lavender color is to die for!
Looking for a more sustainable alternative to Converse? Let us introduce you to Grounded People’s Franca vegan sneakers. They’re made ethically in a 100% vegan factory using sustainable materials like recycled cotton. Check out the brand’s LACES program to see how you can give back to charity through your purchase.
Call It Spring
This Canada-based vegan shoe brand offers select styles in the US at DSW and Macy’s. Like their all-new Sunderbans Sneakers, the perfect athletic shoes to pair with your stylish matching sweatsuit! Each pair is made using vegan, cruelty-free, and mostly recycled materials.
Lace up a pair of Hylo LIGHT vegan running shoes and hit the trails! Hylo Athletics makes this vegan running shoe out of renewable materials like corn fiber, natural rubber, and organic cotton. The BlackSand color will match whatever running gear you choose.
Become the next streetwear icon with Beflamboyant’s UX-68 Leopard Vegan Shoes! In addition to being fashionable, these shoes are sustainable and supportive. Beflamboyant saves 62% water and 10% carbon emissions in production compared to the traditional sneaker brand. Their products are sent in zero-waste packaging, too!
This Spain-based vegan sneaker brand makes its shoes from corn waste, bamboo, natural rubber, and organic cotton. Their Classic 70s White Grape Toffee style is a current VegOut favorite! We can’t resist a trendy, comfortable pair of vegan leather sneakers.
Want to slip into something more comfortable? Native Shoes’ Jefferson sneakers are the perfect kicks for you. Made from EVA and sugarcane-based resin, these sustainable slip-on sneakers are good for your feet and the environment! Bonus points for being odor-resistant and hand-washable!
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