Vegan Fashion & beauty news
Let's look at some of the assumptions surrounding leather, and see how it really compares to even the most unsustainable alternative to it
The event, which will be held on Brick Lane, has partnered with industry giants including Paul Mitchell haircare and Kat Von D make-up
'We wanted to create a company that not only delivered the perfect silhouette but also pushed the boundaries of how sustainable brands can help the planet'
Investigators from animal rights charity PETA Asia filmed cashmere farms and in abattoirs in China and Mongolia and obtained footage of goats being abused and hurt
The make-up mogul announced the line - which will be available to buy later this month - on Instagram
The celebrity couple has been praised for being 'dressed (compassionately) to impress.'
The celebrity model turned entrepreneur has co-created 'an oral care experience unlike any other'
The sportswear giant wants to create a 'closed loop' manufacturing model, where raw materials can be repurposed again and again
When we talk about vegan fashion, we mostly talk about animals. This is absolutely critical, but the importance of vegan fashion rings true still when we ask 'who killed your clothes?'
The sportswear brand has been described as being 'at the forefront of a vegan revolution'
The beauty company has joined the #BeCrueltyFree campaign whilst failing to have cruelty-free accreditation itself for operating in the Chinese market
The controversial coat company has been targeted by activists over its use of coyote fur and goose down in its coats - and blasted for its inhumane treatment of animals
The collection features 12 pairs of shoes in six different styles that come in two colors. They are made from animal-free fabrics and glue
Innovative vegan materials are going mainstream, as a fashion giant takes new fabrics built to be sustainable and animal free to the British high street
The state's Cruelty Free Cosmetics Act has passed the House of Representatives and now moves to the Senate for consideration
The former 'Made in Chelsea' celebrity launched her company threesixfive last year, selling a range of vegan leather-bound notebooks. Now she has expanded the line with a host of new accessories
The company has bought the minimum stake required to submit 'shareholder resolutions'
Insecta Shoes, which has always been a vegan-friendly brand, offers a colourful, cruelty-free range. The company's products will soon be available all over the world
The kicks are made by Dutch footwear brand, Mercer Amsterdam, which says it is the first brand in the luxury sneaker segment to use innovative Piñatex® in its designs
The cruelty-free giant says the case, which is plastic-free and recyclable, has a 'vintage design'
Clothing giant boohoo recently U-turned on its decision to drop wool, following pressure from the wool industry. Now animal rights charity PETA will attend its annual general meeting to advocate for sheep
The company says it will consider ditching leather and going fully vegan if it sees the demand
The fashion house joins an increasingly long list of designers who have dropped the controversial material, including Jean Paul Gaultier, Gucci, Versace, Armani, and Burberry
According to the company called KAROMade, it wanted to 'help the world to get rid of that waste by giving it a new life in the best possible way'. It limits waste by crafting items to order
Post-market testing for finished imported and domestically produced cosmetics in China will no longer include animal tests
The partnership, which has been described as a 'new era for the company', follows the stand down of ex-founder and ex-vegan, Tim Shieff
After mushroom leather and synthetic spider silk, Bolt Threads' new launch is vegan silk beauty
The company said it would stop using the fabric after undercover footage in multiple shearing sheds across the globe revealed animal abuse and mistreatment
The event had been in talks with animal rights charity PETA before making the decision, which has been described as 'a compassionate move which represents growing desire for animal-friendly fashion'
Animal rights charity PETA has contacted the organization urging it to 'protect animals and the Earth' by opting for organic cotton, linen, or other sustainable fabrics for uniforms
Navigating the beauty world can be overwhelming, as the shelves are packed with products. A top vegan make-up artist uses her expertise to guide you in the right direction
The brand says the Leaping Bunny logo is the 'best guarantee that a company is genuinely committed to doing everything it can to remove animal testing from its entire supply chain'
For many people considering going vegan, switching to cruelty-free cosmetics is the first step towards leading a compassionate lifestyle. Kinder Beauty is making that step easier than ever
The store, which stopped selling fur in 2005, said it wants to 'inspire brands and customers through thoughtful, ethical and transparent buying strategies'
The new line is aimed at teenagers and those in their early twenties. The products are based on fruit extracts
The Industrial Chemicals Bills 2017, which has been passed by the Australian Senate, includes measures which would effectively prohibit reliance on new animal test data for chemicals used as ingredients in cosmetics
The brand, owned by global conglomerate Procter & Gamble has been added to the charity's list of brands that don't test on animals
Innovations in textile development mean it's becoming much easier to ditch animal-derived materials and choose eco-friendly plant-derived options instead
The presentation showcased luxury made-to-measure suits, which were created by the Brave GentleMan label, and crafted from bamboo
Undercover footage has revealed workers beating petrified sheep, mutilating them, and slitting the throats of fully conscious animals
The new range, which will be available to buy from Summer 2019, includes a capsule collection of nine products described as 'hard working and easy to apply'
Under the guidelines, animals who are used for their skins must be afforded five 'freedoms' - these include freedom from hunger and thirst; discomfort; pain, injury or disease; fear and distress. Fur farming is incompatible with these
The high-end fashion brand was already fur-free, now the designer is also banning alligator, crocodile, ostrich, and snake skins
The company wanted to offer an ethical non-leather version of its wildly popular sneaker - but felt that plastic was not environmentally-friendly enough
A vegan make-up artist shares her top-tips when it comes to finding the best beauty picks suitable for a range of budgets
The event celebrated innovative animal-free fabrics as well as creative design, bringing industry professionals and influencers together to mingle
The company says it has been receiving an increasing number of inquiries from people looking for animal-free furniture - so it is ditching animal skin, glue, and fabric in its new line
The line, which launched in the UK last year, is based on marula oil and got its name from the idea that elephants eat marula berries to get inebriated
The eco-friendly cleansing wipes and makeup remover are made from carrageenan and a finely ground cannellini bean base, with fresh dove orchid infusion and ylang-ylang
Apple Ten Lork consists of the cores and skin of apples, and it's now being used as a vegan leather replacement
The new store will be the first packaging-free cosmetics shop in the country - offering 'naked' alternatives to shampoo, soap, and even skincare
The new range features 350 styles and was created by the major retailer in response to the growing demand for vegan clothing and accessories
PANGAIA - which is loved by musician Pharrell Williams - launched the jacket as an alternative to traditional down options, which involve the cruel plucking of ducks and geese
The store is also launching Lush Flowers in its London flagship store - where customers can grab bouquets of sustainable blooms for their loved ones
Brave GentleMan leads the way in eco-friendly vegan men's fashion - and its product is set to raise its profile even further
Coconuts go beyond the kitchen and into our wardrobes with this new wool alternative which is kinder to animals and the environment
Textile creators and fashion designers are working hard to create alternative options to the fast fashion garments and materials that are harming the planet and its inhabitants
The rise of veganism has had a huge impact on consumer habits - with more and more people opting for animal-free and cruelty-free grooming products
The US entrepreneur has won praise from vegan campaigners, who labeled her 'Everyday Martha' range as 'stylish' and 'cruelty-free'
After decades of pressure, fashion is finally going fur-free
From low-paid workers to the environmental destruction of burning excess clothes, fast fashion is extremely unsustainable
The French brand says it has dropped the material on 'animal welfare grounds' after learning more about animal suffering in the industry
The fashion bible - which has been blasted for advertising fur in the past - dedicated a whole piece to the singer's wardrobe
As more people opt for eco-friendly and animal-friendly clothing and accessories, fashion bosses are becoming more inventive in their fabric choices
The iconic French fashion house says it will now turn its research and development towards fabrics created by the 'agri-food industries'
The new make-up item joins Lush's growing range of 'naked' products made without packaging in a bid to be more eco-friendly
The designer wants more designers to think about climate change - and she has reportedly already won support from some big high street names
Breakthroughs in sustainable vegan materials and investigations revealing cruelty in the production of non-vegan fabrics has led to interest in animal-free clothing
The cruelty-free company will be making 14,600 bars of the soap to reflect the number of orangutans left in the wild, saying 'once they're gone, they're gone'
As a result, consumers are looking to purchase clothes and accessories that are consistent with their values for both animals and the planet, she added
The London-based social enterprise start-up behind the festive knits will donate a jumper to the homeless for every jumper sold
Recent undercover footage of Australian wool farms shows sheep being beaten and mutilated by workers as they are sheared. Now campaigners want the store to ditch the fabric
We not only love to drink the stuff – we can now wear it, too with this innovative new development from a fashion pioneer
The new vegan make-up line includes lip and nail products that are designed to be 'versatile and wearable' while 'instantly reminding you of Barbie'
More and more people are becoming aware of issues facing the planet - and are starting to take action towards reducing their impact
The pair revealed the collaboration earlier this Summer and received a slew of media coverage. Now the much-hyped box is finally available to order online
Oranges are the new black
The athlete has now switched from an animal skin wallet to one made from leaves
The announcement follows 'years of campaigning' by animal rights advocates
The clothes are made from 100% organic cotton and water-based dye
Down production can cause extreme suffering to animals
It is the biggest make-up brand ever to be accredited
The hotel has teamed up with a baker, florist, shoe deisgner, and vegan beauty specialist
The brand's chief exec branded the move 'the right thing to do'
The fabric will offer an alternative to petroleum-derived faux fur
California tech company Bolt Threads is changing the face of this fabric
It's easy to be stylish and more eco-friendly with these top buys
The shirt is part of the club's latest fashion range
The designer item is made exclusively from animal derived materials
A top designer speaks out about the importance of cruelty-free fashion
The collection is now available in Canada and the US
The outlet sells a range of vegan goods including wallets, belts, and handbags
The announcement follows campaigning by animal rights activists
By becoming shareholders the campaigners want to influence policy
All of the company's ranges will carry the bunny logo
Veganism is booming - how will that affect what we wear?
Avoiding animal cruelty is playing a bigger role in choosing our wardrobes
Multiple top designers have already dropped the cruel fabric
The fashionista has launched a new campaign Wear it Like you Own it - and wants to hear other women's stories about their empowerment