Walking the Path of Kindness

Fabulous shoes aren’t just gorgeous, fashionable & fun…they’re cruelty-free too! I’ve explored the shoe-niverse to bring you some fantastic friends for your feet. So get comfortable and enjoy… 

Sirene Peacock Glitter from Beyond Skin – Perfect for when you just want to slap subtle in the face and shimmer up a storm. Handmade in Spain. I may need these…a lot
Nora Pump in Microsuede from Noah – I love the supremely elegant look of these vegan Italian shoes. Simple classy lovely
Kenzi Turquoise Zigzag from Beyond Skin – Jazz up your jeans with this retro-inspired print
Emma Ankle Boot by Novacas – Clean lines & lovely detailing. These boots are easy to dress up or down. I want to wear with some interesting black tights & a skirt
Beach Ball Recycled Faux Suede by olsen Haus – Fantastic summer shoe with plenty of colour & detail for a carefree sexy look
Dita Prom Shoe from Beyond Skin – These vegan shoes are made with recycled materials & a brilliant art -deco  brooch.  A favourite of Cheryl Cole’s, these can be worn on the red carpet or to the office for a super stylish look
Annette Sling Heel from Noah – Every girl should have at least one great pair of red shoes in the wardrobe!
The Guerra Deakin Fish from Keep – Part of the Animal Collective  this trendy shoe’s design was inspired by Central American mola embroidery. Profits from the sale of this shoe go towards the Socorro Island Conservation Fund to conserve marine species off the coast of Baja California
Key West by olsen Haus – Fantastically beautiful shoe from their Spring ’11 collection
Zara Shoe from Vegetarian Shoes – This is a cute t-bar shoe that I’d like to wear market shopping on a sunny day while eating gelato
Umbrella Sandal by olsen Haus – A very chic summer sandal in a fresh crisp shade of turquoise
Gold Metallic Woven Vegan Classic by TOMS Shoes – Comfortable meets ecochic!  The added bonus is that with every pair of TOMS shoes purchased they will give a new pair of shoes to a child in need…love it!
Cork Pump from Vegetarian Shoes – Made in Portugal, these shoes have an extremely unique flavour & intricate detailing

Rockin’ Key West Wedge by Ego & Greed – Fresh fun fab! Available online at ModCloth
Delicate Crochet Flats by Cri de Coeur – Simply stunning. Available online from Down The Rabbit Hole
Tulsi Vegan Zebra Print Flat Sandal by Neu Aura – Another classic example of Urban Safari Chic. Available online from Fashion-Conscience
Streamer Flats by Mia –  Vegan leather & streamer ribbons have combined to become something sooooo pretty
Jessica Ankle Boot by Cri de Coeur – When you what your look to be more POW then pretty these eco-tastic boots will help you on your way!
Dark Peach ‘Fresh’ Scented Shoes by Mel – These delightful open-toed flats are part of Melissa Shoe’s youth collection. Why should your feet miss out on smelling great? 
Redefined Mary Jane by Hydra Heart – Made with apple red organic fabric, these shoes look adorable & comfortable. Available online from Bluecaravan
Bobo Eve by Bourgeois Boheme – For some reason this fun summer shoe reminds me of Flashdance! Made using fair trade & organic materials 
Razzy Sandal by N.Y.L.A. – This vegan leather & crochet sandal is bohemian-chic
Day Off Creedlers by Volcom – Does as these shoes instruct, put them on then take the day off. Stroll though the park. Have a fruit smoothie & read a good book in the sunshine
Cocoa Faux Suede Wedges from Velvet Bow – Cute & comfortable is a wonderful match indeed!
Babylon Wedge by Coconuts – Beachy vegan bootie with open toe & heel
Sherbet Punch Sandal from ModCloth – Sugary sweet sandal goodness!
Buckled Wedge Bootie by Stella McCartney – This shoe stylish vegan wedge will give you height without the hurt
Nashira Orange Multi by Neu Aura – Oh my! What can I say about these other than…LOVE LOVE LOVE! Pure feet candy :o)
Vintage Red Sailor Espardrille Shoe from Saint Anne Vintage – Kitch & cute, nautical but nice!
Morgana Vegan Patent Round Toe Shoe by Stella McCartney – With a gold tipped heel, sublime contours this is pure eco-luxe!
Swan Open Toed Boot from Neu Aura – Fly to new fashion heights with these Swan boots
Serenite Sandal by Steve Madden – Versatile, effortless sandal that looks very hip yet also very wearable
Vintage 1960s Mary Jane Shoes by Gi Gi Fashion Footwear of Japan – Need a little something something to complete your retro mod look? Well here you go! Available online from Decades Baltimore
Brahmi Silver Grey Vegan Thongs by Neu Aura – A smart simple thong to go with almost any outfit
Haylow-G Gold Glitter T-Strap by Steve Madden – Bring a little Hollywood glitz to your evening with these breathtaking heels
Retro Mary Jane Pumps by Bamboo Matty 70 – Made with velvety vegan suede this shoe is as smooth as Sunday morning latte 
Vintage 1950s Lucite Fleur de Lis from Snootie Seconds – Chanel some 50s glamour with these character-filled heels
Coral Nubuck Peeptoe Platform Pumps by Mixx Marcy – Oh my goodness I love this colour!  These are drool-worthy shoes. Available online at LuLu’s
Lyddiaa Rhinestone Shoe by Steve Madden – Okay…so I like a bit of bling. I love the water droplet effect on these heels
Old Fashioned Silver Button Boots from Cookie Babe – Wear with a long flowing skirt, your hair up & pretend you’re in the 1920s
Multi-Colour da Vinci  Platform Pumps by Promise – These vegan suede heels might bear the name of a great intellectual but who are they kidding? They’re party shoes! 
Brandice Black Suede Boot by Bamboo – These uber-wearable boots are the LBD of the shoe-niverse!
Odelya High Heels in Sailor White & Blue from Roni Kantor Vintage – I love that the design  on each shoe is slightly different :o) Very cool!
Black Herringbone Mod Platform Heels from LuLu*s – Get your mod on!
Mid Ebony Thongs from Mohop – Made using sustainably harvested wood, eco-friendly water-based dyes & faux ostrich leather for a unique cruelty-free look
Black Glitter Booties by Qupid Puffin – Like walking through the glimmer of deep space…but with laces
Vintage Italian Vegan Strappy Sandals from  LEnfant Terrible – Sweet pale blue 80s heels from beautiful Italia 
Cognac High Heel Boots from Michael Antonio Solange – Deceptively simple design using pebbled vegan leather. Eye-catching curves!
Dittany Twist Flat by Zoe & Zac – Super cute shoes made using eco-friendly vegan leather & organic cotton 
Osaka Wide Houndstooth Fabric Pumps by Rocket Dog – Kick up a fuss with these retro beauties!
Yellow & Gold Ring Braided Thongs from LuLu*s – You’ll be walking on sunshine with these cheerful flip-flops
Vintage Spectator Heels from Betty’s Vintage Shop -Make a spectacle of yourself in these vintage finds! 
White Cutout Peep Toe Flats from Miss Me Fisher – Youthful, airy, fun 
Vintage 1960s Teal Canvas Flats from Pineapple Mint – Love the colour! Perfect for a stroll through the boardwalk markets
Custom Bridal Flats by Hydra Heart – This is a brilliant idea! You get to choose your colour, fabrics & style. Why shouldn’t your feet feel as happy as the rest of you on your special day?
Canvas Platform Heels from GoMax Mitsu -I think these have a terrific fresh style to them, like a breath of alpine air in a stuffy room
Vintage 1970s Bohemian Stacked Wood Platform Sandals from Kenner Road Vintage -Don these babies & grab a cappuccino on your way to the book fair 
Essential Flat Enoki by Hydra Heart – Made using natural burlap & organic cotton. I looove the mushroom print!
Vegan Flats in Various Designs by Extraseed – This ecochic shoe designer has an amazing array of patterns & colours to choose from at their Etsy store
Handmade Vegan Flats in Orange by The Generation – Made from cotton canvas & hemp using traditional shoe making techniques. I could see myself wearing these day in and day out :o)

6 thoughts on “Walking the Path of Kindness

  1. Rosie Martin says:

    Thank you so much for putting the work in to finding this huge range of companies creating ethical shoes. It's so useful to have this visual directory. I'll be returning to this post again and again to source shoes for my photo shoots. Thank you xx


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