If you carry a metal straw wherever you go along with your own cup of coffee and water bottle, you already know how important it is to change your daily habits to be more sustainable. However, are you channeling your conscious consumerism when it comes to what you wear? Buying consciously made and sustainable products for your wardrobe is another step you can take to help the planet. Especially since the fashion industry is the second dirtiest industry in the world, just after the oil companies. A great way to start changing your shopping methods is to dip your toes (literally) in vegan shoes.
Made from synthetic materials, vegan shoes have nothing to envy to real leather. They are equally stylish, comfortable and durable. Now, as the fashion industry begins to become more aware of its impact on the world, many brands are focusing only on vegan options as well as brands that incorporate vegan lines into their current collections.
From the big brands you can already find in places like Urban Outfitters, brands that even Meghan Markle endorses, to the smaller brands that you may have spotted multiple times scrolling through your Instagram feed, there is a vegan shoe that will put your right foot forward. when it comes to conscious shopping.
To make your search easier, we’ve rounded up five vegan shoe brands that should be on your radar and in your wardrobe.