Who doesn’t love a good handbag? But if you aren’t a fan of peeling the skin off animals alive and parading it around your arm, don’t panic. Cruelty-free fashion has never been so chic. We’ve found these vegan leather bag brands to complement your wardrobe with no guilt!
Stella McCartney is probably a vegan designer that you’ve all heard of before, and with good reason. Thanks to her mother, the late Linda McCartney, Stella has been a lifelong vegetarian and works to bring fashionable style to the industry without any use of leather or fur in her designs.
The London-based LaBante produces glam and luxe-looking bag with metal hardware and elegant detailing and at the same time, all materials used are ethically sourced. Their designs provide a perfect evening option given its very reasonable price point as well.
Another British Vegan-approved label. Wilby’s bags are designed in Chelsea and made in the UK and the brand uses organic and non-animal based materials such as cotton, recycled textiles and cork leather. If we’re totally honest, the bags are so well made that you really wouldn’t ever guess they weren’t made from real leather.
Angela Roi luxurious vegan handbags are made from EPUL (Excellent Polyurethane Leather).Each of the clean-lined designs is available in a multitude of hues, and the palette ranges from neutrals to brights. The best about the brand is that they donate a portion of every sale to a health-related charity!
We love the cheeky and trendy handbag designs from Danielle Nicole, and it’s a bonus that they ‘re incredibly well-priced! The collection indeed started with leather goods, but has since switched to faux, animal-friendly materials such as polyuethane.
Matt & Nat
Living by the simplistic motto “Live beautifully,” Matt & Nat determine this to mean appreciating the humanity, creativity, and positivity found it all of us. The brand is strongly inspired by the textures and hues found in nature, and it was a natural progression to stay committed to not using leather or any other animal-based materials in any of their designs.
If you’re looking for something classic-looking to fit all your work-day essentials, try this from the Italian vegan shoes and accessories specialist in a traditional rich brown. Noah works with small companies, all operating fair working conditions to produce stylish, practical pieces.
Freedom of Animals
This sustainable and cruelty-free luxury bag line uses highest quality materials to create sleek, versatile and sophisticated pieces that are an eco-friendly choice in the luxury accessories market. The materials consist of post-consumer polyurethane and organic cotton, and the production processes strictly follow EPA guidelines.
The brand introduced vegan bag collection about two years ago. Crafted from eco-conscious vegan leather, their vegan handbags have the buttery soft feel that it’s hard to not love!
We are just so happy that the American bohemian apparel label, Free People, not only freeing the spirit of people, but also freeing the animals now. Their vegan handbag collection uses faux leather and suede, and keeping that bohemian style that we all love!
Seville Vegan Satchel HK$528