Minimalist, elegant, and versatile. What more could you want from footwear this summer? Check out your essential vegan shoes shopping list…
With summer on the doorstep and our social lives getting back on track, summer shoes are on everyone’s mind. Summer brings with it a great opportunity to wear so many different types of shoes, from sliders and strappy sandals to heels and sneakers.
It’s a time of the year when the evenings are long, and the beach calls your name. Whether it’s a daytime stroll or meeting with your friends, we know you’re going to love these endlessly gorgeous vegan shoes for all your summer needs.
Without further ado, here’s the line-up…
The epitome of simple but stylish, Zoe brings so much to the table. Able to slip on for ease of wear, sturdy and comfortable on your feet, and classy in design. As minimalism steals the show this year, Zoe’s beautiful beige tone is ready to take the shoe crown. Made and lined from an OEKO-TEX certified microfiber, an innovative eco-friendly material manufactured in a system free of CO2 emissions, this vegan flat mule was created with the planet in mind.
This popular shoe also comes crafted from natural cork, and embroidered with black cotton to bring you a detailed and sophisticated summer shoe. With soles also made of neolite rubber to give you extra grip, we’re not sure you’ll have a reason to take them off.
2. Gatria, the ankle strap sandal
Ever wanted to make a statement without saying a word? Meet Gatria, the shoes for women seeking a confident look. These flat-style summer sandals are made from Piñatex, one of the latest innovative materials taking the shoe industry by storm.
Naturally vegan and eco-friendly, thanks to their material being crafting from pineapple leaf fibers and the shoes also featuring nickel-free buckles. With a securing and flattering criss-cross strap that reaches around the ankle, they’ll bring gorgeous practicality to your life. What’s more, these vegan sandals also available in Black or Coral.
3. Bay, the unisex vegan slider
Designed with you in mind, these versatile vegan shoes will be sure to shake up your footwear wardrobe. Also made from Piñatex, to offer durability and effortless style, they are available in a choice of black or white, or switch to a cork material for brown shoes.
These naked sandals are hypoallergenic, antibacterial, and antimicrobial, to help prevent the development of odors. The soles are even made from recycled car tires, making them great for the planet too. They really are the definition of an all-rounder.
4. Dash, the men’s vegan sneakers
Fresh, comfy, and dapper. Whether it's a dress-down day at the office or a restaurant dinner, these cool black vegan sneakers are perfectly functional and great for every season. These shoes for men are made from the all-adaptable pineapple leaf fiber – Piñatex – offering you a water-resistant AND breathable shoe.
With rubber soles and recycled polyester laces, as well as a lining manufactured in a system free of CO2 emissions, they are shoes designed to fight odors developing. Dash is a must have if you ask us.
5. Margot, the women’s heeled sandals
We know what you’re thinking, love at first sight, right? Beautifully hand-made in Portugal, these elegant mid-heels offer undeniable sophistication. Stripped-down in design but flattering like there is no tomorrow. They feature a nickel-free gold buckle on the single ankle strap and neolite soles, with a hypoallergenic, antibacterial, and antimicrobial lining.
As if this wasn’t enough, they are also comfortable like you wouldn’t believe. Available in black in microsuede, or a choice of combinations of brown Piñatex and Cork, these environmentally-friendly vegan sandals should be on your feet this summer.
There’s nothing better than walking around wearing shoes made without animal exploitation and having a positive impact on the planet. Plus, sustainable fashion has never looked so good!
Need some outfit inspiration? Take a look at some tips on how to ethically style vegan shoes here.
We hope the sun is shining with you today!
The Nae Team