vegan accessories

Rewilder Makes Vegan Bags From Upcycled Beer Filter Cloth

HOME BREWED Rewilder sews all of its bags to order in its atelier in Hollywood, where it uses cutting techniques that maximize material yields and reduce waste. Each carryall features…

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LAST CHANCE: Win an Eco-Vegan Shoulder Bag From Canopy Verde (Worth $139!)

Crunchy leaves. Pumpkin Pie. Friends and family. Fall is definitely our bag. Another thing we’re thankful for? Makers like Canopy Verde, which create functional products that are…

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PETA, Freedom of Animals Debut Luxury Vegan Backpack, Tote

Leather and exotic animal skins don’t have to be synonymous with luxury. Don’t believe us? Just take a gander at Freedom of Animals, whose elegant, cruelty-free bags have…

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Grandt Mason: Upcycled Vegan Shoes, Ethically Made in South Africa

On the cutting edge of vegan footwear, South African atelier, Grandt Mason Originals produces sustainable, unique, handmade designs that promote locally sourced and recycled materials.…

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Beyond Skin Launches Vegan-Friendly Bridal Shoes After Popular Demand

WEDDING BELLES Beyond Skin’s “do no harm” ethos extends beyond kindness to animals. The label frequently uses planet-pandering materials such as organic cotton, hemp,…

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Hipsters for Sisters: Eco-Friendly, Vegan Belt-Wallets Made in Los Angeles

Hipsters for Sisters are the designers behind these cool eco-friendly belt handbags that sit on the hip. Loosely based on the money belt – a longtime favourite of backpackers for…

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"Eco-Leather" Made From Plant Oils is a Fashion Game-Changer

Tanning leather is a toxic endeavor and also quite fatal for animals, but a new alternative bio-based leather promises to be more environmentally friendly. Richard Wool, a professor of…

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Help Beyond Skin Launch a Diffusion Range of Affordable Vegan Shoes

If most ethically crafted vegan shoes run too rich for your blood, know that Beyond Skin feels your pain. The cruelty-free footwear purveyor, known for its vintage-inspired aesthetic…

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Help Nicora Johns Launch Its Vegan, Eco-Friendly, U.S.-Made Shoe Line

Thanks to outsourcing, only about 1% of shoes are now made in the US. Nicora Johns hopes to begin to change that trend by offering shoes hand-crafted in America. Not only does keeping…

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Upcycled Inner-Tube Purse Wins Timberland Best Green Handbag Award

Rachel Santos made fashion history on Wednesday when her upcycled bucket purse took home the prize for “Timberland Best Green Handbag” at the Seventh Annual Independent…

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Vaute, Farm Sanctuary Host "Fashion Loves Animals" Vegan Runway Show

Photos by Amanda Coen for Ecouterre VAUTE Couture made yet another appearance at Fashion Loves Animals to celebrate and raise awareness about the benefits of vegan fashion. The fashion…

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LAST CHANCE: Win Canopy Verde's Eco-Friendly Cassia Weekender Bag (Worth $199!)

Need a road-trippin’ companion this summer? Travel shotgun with Canopy Verde’s “Cassia” weekender, a roomy carryall made from a sustainable combination of…

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Vegan "It" Designer Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart Goes Beyond Faux Fur, Leather

Photos by Amanda Coen for Ecouterre Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart debuted the first all-eco, all-vegan collection at New York Fashion Week to critical acclaim. We caught up with the…

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10 Cruelty-Free Faux-Snakeskin Fashions to Ring in the Lunar New Year

TROMPE L’OEIL Stella McCartney’s scaly blouse only looks like snake leather. It’s actually made from 100 percent cotton jersey, which the vegan designer cut to create…

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Vaute's Vegan Fall 2013 Collection Goes to the Dogs at NY Fashion Week

Photos by Amanda Coen for Ecouterre Vegan diets are all the craze but vegan fashion is a term that is gaining traction as the likes of Vaute begin to hit the runway. The emerging label…

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Vegan Activists Advocate Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Fur, Down

Photo by Shutterstock If you knew about the origins of the soft down inside your favorite winter jacket or comforter, you might think twice about putting either anywhere near your body.…

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Anne Hathaway Wore Custom-Made Vegan Shoes for "Les Miserables" Role

Anne Hathaway made bigger headlines for what she didn’t wear on the Les Miserables red carpet in New York City that what she did, so we weren’t surprised that her…

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LAST DAY: Save Up to 40% Off At the Compassion Couture Sample Sale!

You don’t have to elbow your way through Black Friday crowds to score a good deal. In fact, you don’t even have to wait till Friday. From now through Nov. 27, Compassion…

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