EarthFriendlyShoes.com Sustainability Blog

Here you’ll find the latest trends, tips, and information from the world of eco-friendly footwear. At EarthFriendlyShoes.com, we’re passionate about conserving our planet for future generations, and buying sustainable shoes is one small but meaningful step as part of that mission. We’ve created this sustainability blog to help you better understand your options as a discerning buyer and to recognize how your shoe-buying choices really can make a difference. And, of course, we have plenty of tips on how to look and feel fantastic as an eco-conscious buyer.


Your Guide to Stylish Vegan and Cruelty-Free Shoes

If you live a vegan lifestyle, you're likely looking for cruelty-free shoes that are also sustainable. Here's how to find vegan shoes that are stylish.

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Sustainable Sneakers and Shoes: What Makes Them Great for the Environment?

More people are becoming interested in sustainable fashion, such as sustainable sneakers and shoes. But what makes them better for the planet?

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The Ultimate Guide to Recycled Shoes

Recycled shoes aren't just good for the environment; they're comfortable too. Learn all there is to know about recycled footwear here.

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The Advantages of Vegan Shoes: What You Need to Know

Are you interested in wearing vegan shoes? Good news, vegan footwear has several big advantages over non-vegan shoes. Read to learn more.

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Protect Animal Welfare by Wearing Sustainable Shoes

Carefully choosing the brands and manufacturing process used to make the shoes you wear daily can have a positive impact on animal welfare.

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Our Top 5 Favorite Vegan Shoe Brands

With more people making conscious choices in buying shoes, there has been an increase in vegan shoe brands over the years. Here are our favorites.

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Best Vegan Alternatives To Uggs

You're looking for some cozy, warm slippers or boots, but without all the cruelty involved. Here are our list of the best alternatives to Uggs.

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5 Things We Love About Arcopedico Shoes

Arcopedico shoes are not only built with environmental sustainability in mind, but also your posture. Here are 5 thing we love about Arcopedico shoes.

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Why Is It Important To Buy Responsibly Sourced Shoes

When was the last time you thought about the impact your shoes made on the world? Here's why it's time to invest in responsibly sourced shoes.

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10 Ways Vegan Leather Is A More Sustainable Option

It's time to stop purchasing real leather. Here's why vegan leather is a better option when it comes to all your leather needs.

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10 Tips For Choosing The Perfect Vegan Sneakers For Your Workout

It's important to make sure you have the perfect pair of sneakers for your workout routine. Here's your guide to choosing great vegan sneakers.

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10 Reasons You Should Start Buying Vegan Products

Choosing the use vegan products is an easier switch than you might think. Here's why more people should start supporting vegan businesses.

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10 Incredible Way Biodegradable Shoes Help Save the Planet

Your shoes make a bigger impact on the world than you could ever imagine. Here's why biodegradable shoes are rising in popularity.

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An Athlete's Guide to Choosing Vegan Sneakers

Getting the most out of your athletic performance requires having the right footwear. Here is an athlete's guide to choosing vegan sneakers.

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5 Reason to Wear Vegan Work Shoes on the Job

If you want to have a positive effect on the environment with an outdoor job, vegan shoes can help. Here are reasons to wear vegan work shoes on the job.

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Eco-Friendly Shoes

If you are looking for shoes to help you go green, certain decisions can hinder your progress. Here are mistakes to avoid when buying eco-friendly shoes.

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Top Strategies to Plan Amazing Sustainable Travel

Sustainable travel is possible using these top strategies to plan your next vacation. From airlines to shoes, there are plenty of eco-friendly options available.

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Ways to Reduce Environmental Impact Using Footwear

Make sustainable footwear purchases to help reduce your environmental impact and learn how and where to recycle old shoes.

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Tips to Find Your Perfect Shoe

Use these tips to find your perfect shoe fit and style to match any outfit and occasion. Sustainable shoes for men and women at home or in the office.

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Simple Everyday Activities to Teach Kids Environmental Education

Teach your kids sustainability and environmental education through everyday tasks and purchases. Show them how easy and simple action makes a big difference.

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Why Order Sustainably Certified Shoes Online

Sustainably certified shoes ordered online protect the environment on both the production and retail sides of the equation.

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What Happens If One Part of an Ecosystem Is Damaged or Destroyed?

What happens if one part of an ecosystem is damaged or destroyed? If one part of an ecosystem is compromised, it throws off the "balance" and can destroy it.

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Vegan Dress Shoes Buyer's Guide

Impress your officemates with your own style of vegan dress shoes! Vegan dress shoes are all the rage now, and are excellent for the environment!

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How to Tell If a Shoe Is Vegan

Is suede vegan? No, normal suede is not vegan! Faux suede, however, is vegan. Find out how to tell if your shoe is vegan with these techniques!

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How to Save Our Environment Without Going Out of Your Way

Want to know how to save our environment without having to leave the comfort of your home? Get started with helping to save our Earth with these activities!

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9 Occasions to Wear Your Vegan Boots

Vegan boots are amazing! Walk into these occasions with style as you strut your stuff while also helping to save the environment!

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5 Unsettling Truths About the Leather Industry

When deciding on your next pair of shoes, consider these 5 unsettling truths about the leather industry, and why you should consider vegan leather instead.

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The Shoe Industry's Environmental Footprint: A Case for Sustainable Footwear

Your footprints are more impactful than you may think. Discover the shoe industry's impact on the environment, and a case for sustainable footwear.

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Will It Last: Is Vegan Leather Durable?

If you're looking at buying vegan shoes you might be wondering: is vegan leather durable? The answer may well surprise you!

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Cruelty-Free Kicks: The Best Materials For Vegan Leather Shoes

With Summer upon us, flip flops seem fitting for the warmer weather. Before you slip into a pair of flimsy sandals, you might want to consider options that provide proper arch support and comfortability.

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Carbon Neutrality and Shoes Are Not Mutually Exclusive From Each Other

Carbon neutrality is making headlines when it comes to the production and sales of shoes and it is much more than just a trend.

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Understanding What the Best Vegan Shoes Can Offer Our Planet

A common problem for vegans is finding good quality shoes that are free of animal products. Here's how the best vegan shoes can actually benefit our planet.

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How Buying Sustainable Shoes Helps Benefit the Planet

Sustainable shoes are created by using eco-friendly manufacturing and materials. Here are the many benefits associated with buying sustainable shoes.

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How Circular Fashion Helps Create Shoes From Recycled Materials

Here's how manufactures make the most out of circular fashion to create shoes made from recycled materials that benefit the planet.

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The Benefits of Buying Ethical Shoes That Are Responsibly Sourced

There are many reasons why you would want to know where your shoes originate from and how they're created. Here are the benefits of buying ethical shoes.

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Positively Contribute To The Environment By Wearing Eco Friendly Shoes

Nothing compares to the feeling you get when you know you can positively impact the environment within which you live by buying and wearing eco friendly shoes.

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Biodegradable Shoes Are Revolutionizing Footwear For Everyone

Pollution and cluttered landfills are slowly sabotaging our one and only planet. Here's how biodegradable shoes are the footwear trend of the future.

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An Eco-Friendly Blog You Can Count On

Browse all of our recent articles, and find valuable information on our sustainability blog like how to choose the right vegan sneakers for athletic activities, how to use footwear to reduce your carbon footprint, and how to shop for high-quality recycled shoes.

While many of our topics are related to sustainable footwear, this isn’t strictly a shoe blog. We also cover eco-friendly lifestyle topics like how to plan sustainable travel, simple ways to benefit the environment, and how to teach kids about sustainability. Check back often, as we’re constantly adding new material.

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Do you have ideas for topics you’d like to see covered on our sustainability blog? Please let us know! We’re committed to ensuring that this resource is populated with practical, actionable information for anyone looking to make a positive impact on the planet.

And while you’re here, be sure to also explore our wide selection of sustainable shoes. The types of shoes referenced on our blog can be found in our online shop, and each one is carefully selected because it meets a high standard for sustainability and environmentally responsible manufacturing. We hope you enjoy the blog and the selection!