It’s the season of vegan Uggs, faux cashmere cardigans, and oversized mugs of hot cocoa and Dandies. From cropped organic cottons cut to fit like a boxy tee to flowing maxis in plant-based furs, these sustainable sweaters will keep you warm, cozy, and on-trend. Here are 10 brands to help you fill all your sweater needs!
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We’re staying stylish this season with the Aria, a maxi faux cashmere cardigan from Apparis. With side slits and a cozy feel, this sweater comes in ivory, camel, and army green and pairs perfectly with a warm pair of vegan boots. Apparis donates 5% of sales from their vegan knit collection to PETA.
This all-vegan brand stocks a great supply of cruelty-free sweaters, with an ample men’s selection, including the Raglan Long, the High Collar, and the Raglan Longline Tee. Look for their seasonal selection of women’s designs to launch in December!
Searching for a simple go-to cardigan this season? This all-vegan brand offers options for both men and women, including The Recycled Chunky Knit Cardigan for women that has currently become our new favorite. For guys, check out the Recycled Waffle Cardigan or the Recycled Zip Up Knit Hoodie.
This vegan-friendly brand offers up a 100% organic cotton crew sweater that we are absolutely loving! The waffle knit design combines with a scoop neckline and ribbed cuffs, the relaxed fit coordinating perfectly with a pair of comfy jeans. United by Blue regularly organizes community-oriented beach trash cleanups to do their part in reducing ocean pollution.
With vegan-friendly options, Reformation provides you what you need to stay warm and fashionable this season. Simply choose their “organic cotton” filter to find the Sami Cropped Sweater, the Tille Tank and Cardi Set, the Champs Pointelle Sweater, and more.
Order by ingredients! This California-based brand brings you groceries and other natural products you can wear. Constructed of 100% organic recycled materials, these looks include the Everyday Raglan Pullover (made of bark, iron, and flowers) and the Reverse Caspian Pullover. That last one may be a sweatshirt, but it’s a must-have!
This Santa Cruz-based, family run business stocks a nice supply of beautifully designed pieces. If Fair Trade, business transparency, and low-impact dyes are words you can get behind, check out their Fall Cascade Cardigan in 100% organic cotton.
Michiganders know a thing or two about cold weather, and this Belmont, Michigan business has just what you need to keep warm this season. The secret is in the layers! Pair their EveryBODY Studio Cardigan in a hemp/cotton chambray with a cozy seasonal turtleneck for stylish protection against the winter chill. Or opt for the Hemp Fleece Drifter Cardigan.
Inspired by nature and the ocean, these designs are crafted from natural fibers and shipped to you in eco-friendly packaging. We’re loving the Arlo Knit sweater (available in cream, moss, and charcoal) and the Arlo Cropped Knit (in cream or sky). The sweaters pair well with a cozy fire and mug of hot cocoa.
We all have that one sweater we throw on over some yoga pants when we transition from work to home. The Jordyn Cardigan is that sweater. This slouchy, oversized favorite is just right for curling up on the couch with a good book at the end of the day.