21 Pairs of Actually Cute Vegan Shoes

From comfy sneakers to dangerous heels, Tenderly has got you covered

Summer Anne Burton
Jul 17 · 8 min read

If you’re into looking cute, or even just into “wearing shoes,” shopping vegan at regular shoe stores can be a pain. Even shoes that seem to be made from canvas often include leather in one place or another, and it’s hard to ever be completely sure the shoe you’re buying is free from animal products, unless you choose a company that’s genuinely dedicated to creating completely vegan shoes that look and feel great. Luckily, we’re living in 2019, BABY, and there are a ton of companies just like that, making ethically-produced, environmentally-friendly, sans-animal shoes that are just as beautiful, functional, and stylish as their non-vegan counterparts.

I’ve rounded up some of my favorites here — share the ones you love that I missed in the comments!

Sandals, Flats, + Platforms

Tastemaker

Taste Leisure Sandals ($89) — Tastemaker

Will’s Vegan Store

Blue Vegan Suede Loafers ($98) — Will’s Vegan Store

Matt & Nat

Anais Clay ($54, on sale now) — Matt & Nat

T.U.K. Footwear

Plum Corduroy Multi-Strap Mary Jane Creeper ($80) — T.U.K.

Flex Sandal in Ruby ($330) — Rafa

Native

Audrey Bow ($60) — Native Shoes


Sneakers + Lace-Ups

Will’s Vegan Store

Vegan Suede Milan Trainers ($95) — Will’s Vegan Store

Golden Ponies

Iridescent Pony Oxfords ($52) — Golden Ponies

Native

Apollo 2.0 ($95) — Native Shoes

Bangs

Zion Sand High Top ($60) — Bangs shoes

Keep

Ramos Real Estate ($97) — Keep

Toms

Clemente Slip-Ons ($40) — Toms


Heels + Wedges

B.A.I.T.

Danita Rosette ($69) — B.A.I.T. Footwear

Nae

Capela Black Open Back ($100) — Nae Vegan Shoes

Beyond Skin

Lottie Floral Print Block Heel Mules ($120) — Beyond Skin

Hey Simone 3" Heel ($115) — Susi


Boots + Booties

Good Guys Don’t Wear Leather

Ayiya Black Vegan Suede Desert Boots ($159) — Good Guys Don’t Wear Leather

Kat Mendenhall

Swirly Swirls Unisex Cowboy Boots ($525) — Kat Mendenhall

Insecta

Cicada Booties in Dots ($160) — Insecta

B.A.I.T.

Florida Yellow ($120) — B.A.I.T. Footwear

Low Amber Velvet Ankle Boot ($385) — Sydney Brown

Tenderly

A friendly + radical vegan magazine dedicated to living well with kindness towards animals, care for the planet, and justice for all.

Summer Anne Burton

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The main things about me are I'm from Texas and I love animals. 💕

Tenderly

Tenderly

A friendly + radical vegan magazine dedicated to living well with kindness towards animals, care for the planet, and justice for all.

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