Fashion doesn't have to be cruel. There are many ethical fashion brands that put animals and the environment at the top of their priority list, you just have to know where to look. To get you started, here's a list of our top ten favourite brands. Know of any more? Let us know in the comments and we will check them out.
We love Stella McCartney for being the world’s first luxury vegetarian brand to walk down the catwalk. Stella McCartney prides itself on having never used fur or leather products and offers everything from accessories to clothes. It’s designer luxury without the price of unhappy animals!
Moo Shoe’s is an American company that produces vegan products such as bags, shoes, and t-shirts. Shop in-store in New York or Los Angeles or take advantage of their online shop and enjoy their products wherever you are in the world.
If you love shoes, you’ll love Beyond Skin. They produce vegan designer shoes that are both stylish and cruelty-free, so you can look great without worrying about animal cruelty. They ship worldwide and delivery is free, so get your orders in now!
Matt and Nat
Matt and Nat bags and wallets are not only beautiful but also vegan and made from sustainable products. Their name stands for Material and Nature, which they believe should be one and the same. We love their inspirational motto “live beautifully”, which comes from their belief that humanity and the environment should be appreciated and respected.
Thought is a British based company with shops all over the world. They strive to have “thoughtful clothing” and make sure that every step, from materials to creation and delivery, is as sustainable and ethical as possible. All clothes are designed to last with the idea they will be well-loved and worn, mended and passed on for others to enjoy.
Fashion Conscience is a UK based company that strives to source ethical stylish clothing. Prices are often lower and more affordable than other vegan brands, so you can be animal-friendly without breaking the bank.
Will’s is a British based company that takes pride in producing vegan shoes and bags at high street prices. Their aim is to bridge the gap between everyday people and ethically produced shoes, so be sure to take a look. If you don’t live in the UK, don’t worry, their affordable products can be shipped worldwide.
With the ethos “fashion with respect”, La Bante accessories are ethical, environmentally friendly and vegan. They are UK based but ship worldwide.
Wilby is a UK based company that produces sustainable, vegan bags that are both kind to animals and the environment. They provide worldwide shipping, so wherever you are, you can show off your PETA approved vegan clutch bag!
Olsenhaus was founded by Elizabeth Olsen in New York City and manufactures vegan shoes for men and women. Elizabeth Olsen is firmly against all animal products and hopes to increase a higher state of consciousness for our earth. Olsenhaus shoes are shipped across the world, so you can benefit wherever you are.
*This list was updated in July 2021 by OneKind Volunteer writer, Ami Patrick.