Whether you’re hiking, going out on the town, or spending a day at the beach, you can find vegan shoes for any summer adventure. Check out the ones below. Note: All shoe brands are completely vegan unless marked with an asterisk (*).
These handmade rope sandals are durable, lightweight, machine washable, convertible, and affordable, making them the perfect summer shoe.
This cobalt blue shoe is bright and summery, and the material is durable, high-quality Italian faux leather. Bourgeois Boheme also has a large selection of men’s shoes.
Sydney Brown is a Los Angeles–based designer. Her shoes are handmade and free of animal products. Instead, they contain materials such as coconut insoles and “reclaimed wooden soles, aiming to create every pair of shoes with a ‘cradle to cradle’ life cycle.”
Hand-embroidered Rungg shoes are made with premium vegan leather that is durable, breathable, water resistant, and eco-friendly.
4. Beyond Skin
Metallic flats, penny loafers, and Oxfords—oh, my! This U.K.-based brand leaves us speechless.
Pharrell Williams owns an eco-textile company called Bionic Yarn, and this collaboration between him and the Timberland boot company does Mother Earth a good one by creating unisex boots made from a blend of organic cotton and recycled plastic bottles. The boots feature two designs to choose from: honeycomb and blades of grass.
This shoe is made with Japanese recycled faux suede (a microfiber that’s not animal-derived), organic ayurvedic dyed cotton, and reclaimed wood heels.
If you’re looking to get dressed up a bit, these strappy heels, available through Zappos, will go a long way. They also come in three other colors.
This slip-on is versatile in appearance—it can be worn to stroll along a moonlit pier as well as to the office. It’s made from Italian microfiber that’s soft to the touch.
These cuties are made from sustainable vegan leather in an ethical, sweatshop-free facility in China. What’s there not to love?
All Insecta shoes are made from vintage clothing, so there are many different designs to choose from. And each pair is nearly one of a kind. We love this unisex sandal and the large selection of cutout Oxfords.
12. Pigeon Shoes
This company offers different styles of men’s shoes, and they’re all very stylish. They’re also 100 percent vegan and handmade.
Did you say, “Vegan Birkenstock”? Yes, please!
You simply have to visit the website and see all of McCartney’s sandal options. They’re divine!
These vegan leather mules come in both black and white, and are simply strapping—pun intended!
16. T.U.K. Footwear
These adorable multistrap Creepers are an edgy take on the classic Mary Jane!
No summer-shoe collection is complete without a pair of gladiator sandals!