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7 Vegan Leather Handbags for Every Occasion

7 Vegan Leather Handbags for Every Occasion

Nothing completes a look like a leather handbag—whatever the season. The accessory is a timeless investment, guaranteed to go with a number of different outfits. But the material comes with a few major downsides....
Stockholm Fashion Week Bans Fur and Exotic Leather from Runways

Stockholm Fashion Week Bans Fur and Exotic Leather From Runways

In 2019, the biannual Stockholm Fashion Week was canceled due to "major challenges" in meeting demands for more sustainable and innovative clothing. The show made its return last week as a virtual event amid...
Catherine Zeta-Jones Is Launching Vegan Leather Shoes

Catherine Zeta-Jones Is Launching Vegan Leather Shoes

Catherine Zeta-Jones just launched her own range of vegan leather shoes. The shoe collection is part of the Academy Award-winning actor's lifestyle brand, Casa Zeta-Jones. Zeta-Jones teamed up with British footwear brand Butterfly Twists to...
Pamela Anderson Gets Naked In New Vegan Handbag Ad

Pamela Anderson Gets Naked In New Vegan Handbag Ad

Pamela Anderson has posed in the nude to promote her new luxury vegan handbag line in collaboration with Ashoka Paris. The former "Baywatch" star designed the Pamela Anderson x Ashoka Paris collection with designer David...
Mulberry Just Banned Exotic Animal Skin

Mulberry Just Banned Exotic Animal Skins

Luxury fashion brand Mulberry just banned the use of exotic animal skin from all future clothing. The upcoming spring/summer collection marks the company's departure from using exotic animal skins. The decision follows advice from conservation...
Vegan Leather Market Will Be Worth $89 Billion By 2025

Vegan Leather Market Will Be Worth $89 Billion By 2025

A new report says the vegan leather market will be worth $89.6 billion by 2025. According to the study by Infinium Global Research, the vegan leather industry will have a compound annual growth rate of...
New Vegan Leather Is Made From Indian Temple Flowers

New Vegan Leather Is Made From Indian Temple Flowers

A former automation engineer has created a vegan leather made from upcycled flowers. Called Fleather, the innovative leather alternative has caught the attention of luxury fashion brands and the UN. Ankit Agarwal and research scientist...
Vegan Leather: Your Definitive Guide to the Best Brands and Styles

Alternatives to Leather: Your Vegan Guide to the Best Brands and Styles

Vegan leather is a rising star in the fashion world. The leather alternatives market is expected to reach $85 billion by 2025, according to Grand View Research data. The report highlights increased awareness of the...
H&M is Launching a Vegan Leather Collection Made From Wine

H&M Is Launching a Vegan Leather Collection Made From Wine

Swedish fashion brand H&M has launched its new Conscious Collection, featuring vegan leather pieces made from the byproducts of wine. The vegan leather alternative, created by Italian tech company Vegea—which H&M discovered in 2017 through...
Freemasons Amend Rules So Vegans Can Join

Freemasons Amend Rules So Vegans Can Join

Scottish vegans can become freemasons now. The Grand Lodge of Scotland has updated its centuries-old traditions to allow vegans entry to the fraternal organization. Scottish freemasons have traditionally worn lambskin aprons during certain ceremonies and...
Two Mexican Entrepreneurs Just Created Leather Out of Cactus Leaves

Two Mexican Entrepreneurs Just Created Leather Out of Cactus Leaves

Two entrepreneurs from Mexico have created vegan leather out of cactus leaves. The cruelty-free leather is called Desserto. Adrián López Velarde and Marte Cázarez are said to be the first to create organic leather out...
Kat Von D’s New Vegan Shoe Line Is Made From Apples

Kat Von D’s New Vegan Shoe Line Is Made From Apples

Kat Von D made her name as a tattoo artist and reality TV star on TLC's "LA Ink." Since then, she's become a successful beauty entrepreneur. Her vegan and cruelty-free makeup line Kat Von...
Porsche’s New Electric Car Has a 100% Vegan Leather Interior

Porsche’s New Electric Car Has a 100% Vegan Leather Interior

Porsche's new Taycan electric car has vegan leather interior option. The German automobile manufacturer announced that its upcoming Taycan model will have two interior options: tanned Club Leather and a vegan version with Race-Tex microfiber,...
The Subaru 2020 Outback Comes With a Vegan Water-Repellent Interior

Subaru Just Launched Vegan Water-Repellant Interiors

Subaru's new 2020 Outback model features a water-repellent vegan seating option that's even stronger than leather. The vegan-friendly seating is available as an option for the Onyx Edition XT gray, Automotive New reports. Named StarTex,...
Australia's Leather Industry Hits One of the 'Worst Depressions' in Living Memory

Australia’s Leather Industry Hits One of the ‘Worst Depressions’ in Living Memory

Australia's leather industry is at an all-time low as consumers opt for vegan alternatives. Denis King, executive officer of the Australian Hide Skin and Leather Exporters Association, told ABC Australia: "The leather industry is in...
Shareholders Urge Levi's to Make Leather Jean Patches Vegan

Shareholders Urge Levi’s to Make Leather Jean Patches Vegan

Shareholders of Levi Strauss & Co, an American clothing company best known for its Levi's denim jeans, are urging the brand to make its leather jean patches vegan. One of America's oldest companies (it was...

Everyone Is Obsessed With Vegan Leather Puffer Jackets

Vegan leather puffer jackets are taking the fashion world by storm, especially those created by Budapest-based clothing brand Nanushka. Designed by the brand's founder Sandra Sador, the vegan leather puffer in question is available in...

These Vegan Leather Sneakers are Made From Pineapples

Dutch footwear brand Mercer Amsterdam has launched a vegan range of sneakers made with pineapples. Named The W3RD, the new vegan leather shoe is made with Piñatex, a natural textile created from sustainably-sourced pineapple leaves...
Your Golden Vegan Pineapple Leather Sneakers Have Arrived

These Golden Vegan Sneakers Are Made From Pineapple Leather

Small Danish fashion brand Nature Footwear has launched vegan gold sneakers made from pineapples. Posting about the new shoes on its Instagram account, the brand wrote, "The wait is over. Our vegan collection made from pineapple leaf...
Vegan Leather Market Set to be Worth $85 Billion by 2025

Vegan Leather Market Set to Be Worth $85 Billion By 2025

The vegan leather market is set to be worth $85 billion globally by 2025, according to a report by business consultancy Grand View Research (GVR). As the demand for animal-free leather rises, footwear, furniture, and automotive companies...
What Do Vegans Wear That's Cruelty-Free?

What Do Vegans Wear That’s Cruelty-Free?

When people think of the vegan lifestyle, often the first thing that comes to mind is what can't be eaten and what can be eaten. However, veganism extends to more than just the food...