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Challenges of the fall season – why I stay away from wool, leather and down

Vegan coat, suitcase and boots

Coat without down or wool I found my perfect winter coat in COS, which is the higher-end brand of H&M group. What is important to me, despite the fact that H&M manufactures in developing countries, where workers’ rights and those concerning environmental protection doesn’t exist or aren’t enforced, it is usually assessed quite well on the lists of ethical manufacturers (Ethical Consumer, The Good Shopping Guide). Also in the context of animal-friendliness H&M looks not so bad. It is marked with “A like Awesome” by PETA. This category does not imply that the manufacturer completely resigns from animal materials, but…

Don’t judge a book by its cover. Vendula London bag. Irregular Choice shoes.

Irregular Chocie vegan shoes, Vendula London vegan bag

 Shoes: Irregular Choice is not a vegan brand, however they started a line of vegan shoes. They explicitly say on their website that it was caused by a popular demand for shoes which contain non leather or animal based products.           Bag: I’ve already presented Vendula London bag on this blog a while ago. I love their quirky designs and even more the fact that they use only animal friendly fabrics. Moja ulubiona seria Vendula London:

Beyond Skin Shoes

nieskórzane wegańskie buty baletki firmy Beyond Skin

I saw Beyond Skin ad on Facebook a few times and as I needed new summer shoes I finally made my first purchase with them. My parcel came in two days in beautiful recycled hot pink box, wrapped in delicate pink tissue paper – recycled as well. When I buy shoes on the internet I’m usually concerned about the size. This time there was no problem, ordering my regular size turned out to be perfect hit. Founders of Beyond Skin came up with the idea in 2001. They were motivated by similar reasons to why I started this blog –…