August 26, 2021 3 min read

Finding stylish men’s shoes can be tricky. But finding vegan men’s shoes can add another factor to your available choices. We’ve pulled together some of our favorite vegan options so there’s no need to sacrifice our animal friendly ideals for fashion.

Avesu Vegan Shoes Viterbo Black ($118 USD)

Need something dressy? These classic brogues are the answer. Made of microfiber faux leather, these will hold up and look good while doing it. They’re made ethically in Brazil, so these are timeless shoe of yesteryear made with today’s ideals.

Black, lace up men's dress shoes.

Thousand Fell Men’s Lace Up | BLACK ($120 USD)

These shoes are made of recycled materials with their entire product-life in mind. The company designed these men’s vegan shoes to be worn, loved and then recycled. Black and white lace-ups go with anything and can go anywhere. They might just be the perfect everyday shoe. 

A white casual sneaker with a small black strip at the back.

Dr. Martens VEGAN 2976 Felix Chelsea Boots ($150 USD)

Not all of Dr. Martens shoes are vegan, but the company does offer vegan options, which is a step in the right direction (pardon the pun). The Chelsea boots are a sleek slip on that can be worn in causal or more formal settings. Definitely a recommend staple for anyone’s shoe collection.

Black laceless workboots with thick rubber soles.

Birkenstock Arizona Vegan ($99.95 USD)

Birkenstocks are a classic hippy shoe. But surprisingly, not all of their shoes are vegan. The vegan collection offers some great options. The Arizona sandal is a casual slip on that remains a style we all know and love.

A tan two-strap sandle with a cork insole and silver buckles.

Lane Eight Men's Trainer AD 1 ($110 USD)

These trendy sneakers are Meade out of 11 recycled plastic water bottles. We love that by wearing these kicks, you’re taking plastic out of landfills. Fashionable and good for the environment. That’s a winning combination. We hear they’re super comfy, so they’ll definitely get put to use. 

A tan-grey casual sneaker with laces across the middle. The upper appears to be made of mesh with leather accents.

Brave Gentleman Fellow Boot, Black ($310 USD)

These vintage style balmoral boots will set any outfit apart. They lace up details give the boots a little something extra. They are made of Italian-milled PU microfiber, so they are vegan-friendly and made by a company that cares about their environmental impact.

Plain, black, lace up, ankle height boots.

Good Guys Don’t Wear Leather Duke Vegan Suede Cowboy Boots (€155.00 EUR)

Feeling a little bit country? Cowboy style is in, but the traditional pieces are usually made of leather and definitely not animal-friendly. These boots give a modern nod to cowboy boots without feeling like they completely stepped off the ranch. Made of a vegan micro-fiber upper, these have a rich suede look and feel.

A black suede ankle boot with ribbing along the ankle.

Veja V-12 B-Mesh White Purple Jaune-Fluo ($140 USD)

This shoe brand isn’t entirely vegan. But Veja has led the way in ethically produced sneakers. Their vegan line has some amazing options that are just a playful and comfy as their whole line of shoes.

Their vegan sneakers are made from a combination of different environmentally friendly materials. The purple and yellow details on this pair really make a statement while still being versatile.

White casual sneakers with a violet "V" shaped accent mark on the arch and outer side.

Vivo Barefoot Primus Lite III All Weather ($155 USD)

What about a true running shoe? We’ve talked a lot about many mens vegan shoe options, but we still need something that’s made for running, jumping and whatever else you get up to. These shoes are flexible, provide excellent grip for all weather and terrain running and are vegan to boot!

Grey-green casual sneaker with a grey hexagon pattern in the shape of a "V" on the arch.

Will’s Vegan Store Signature Brogues ($135 USD)

These brogues are another dress shoe option. But who said they had to be boring? The black and cherry red color way offers a colorful take on a traditional dress shoe. The peak of red on the shoe makes any outfit a bit more special.  These shoes a vegan and carbon neutral, so they’re a prefect pick.

Black lace up men's dress shoes with red soles and heels accented by white edging.

So Many Amazing Options!

We could add so many more options to this list. The choices for men’s vegan shoes is growing as more people see the benefit of wearing vegan items. We want to encourage and support people in buying and wearing vegan and ethical brands, that’s why we love sharing great options here on the Doshi Blog.