Vegan Leather: Definitive guide to natural & synthetic leather

Vegan leather (or faux leather) is characterized by fabrics that mimic the look and feel of leather, but are made without using any animals. This means no slaughterhouses, no animal products or byproducts, and no animal labor. Vegan leather can be made from a variety of natural fibres, as well as synthetic materials, including PVC (polyvinyl chloride),… Continue reading Vegan Leather: Definitive guide to natural & synthetic leather

The Environmental Impact of Animal Leather VS Faux Leather

As supporters of ethical fashion initiatives, you already know how big of an environmental impact your choices are having on the welfare of animals.  And guess what? A 2009 report from the Copenhagen Fashion Summit has brought the world’s attention to one pretty significant truth: Synthetic leather is less harmful to the planet than cow leather. We all saw… Continue reading The Environmental Impact of Animal Leather VS Faux Leather