Why Beyoncé Swapped Her Birkin Bag with a Vegan Leather Tote 

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Why Beyoncé Swapped Her Birkin Bag with a Vegan Leather Tote 

With one lyric from her new ‘Renaissance’ album, Beyoncé drives fashionistas toward Telfar’s vegan leather tote—the “it” bag that replaced her Birkin. 

27 Vegan Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For Every Kind of Mom

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27 Vegan Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For Every Kind of Mom

From extravagant to inexpensive, thoughtful to funny, you’ll make Mom’s day just right with the perfect vegan-friendly present.  

How Dole Is Upcycling Banana Stems into Vegan Fashion

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How Dole Is Upcycling Banana Stems into Vegan Fashion

Dole is partnering with social enterprise Musa Fabrics to turn its banana waste into textiles for the sustainable fashion industry.

15 Vegan Essentials You Need for Festival Season 

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15 Vegan Essentials You Need for Festival Season 

Music festivals can make you hot, hungry, and exhausted, so be ready with these cruelty-free essentials, from biodegradeable body glitter to vegan leather boots. 

How This Mexican Company Makes Sustainable Vegan Leather by Feeding Fruit Waste to Bacteria

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How This Mexican Company Makes Sustainable Vegan Leather by Feeding Fruit Waste to Bacteria

New cell-based biotextile Celium—which leverages food waste, cellular agriculture, and circular economy manufacturing—has the potential to be the next-generation sustainable vegan leather. 

30 Women-Owned Vegan Businesses to Support Today

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30 Women-Owned Vegan Businesses to Support Today

These badass, women-owned, vegan companies are changing the world one compassionate product at a time. 

The 15 Best Vegan Valentine's Day Gifts That Aren't Chocolate

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The 15 Best Vegan Valentine’s Day Gifts That Aren’t Chocolate

Pass on the typical box of chocolates and give one of these lovely vegan products as a surprise this Valentine’s Day. 

This New Fully Recycled Vegan Leather Handbag Is Made From 11 Plastic Bottles

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This New Fully Recycled Vegan Leather Handbag Is Made From 11 Plastic Bottles

New accessories brand Veganologie offers vegan leather handbags, wallets, and card holders made from fully recycled materials, right down to the zinc alloy hardware. 

Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger Join the Plastic-Free Vegan Leather Movement 

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Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger Join the Plastic-Free Vegan Leather Movement 

Popular fashion brands Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger have partnered with vegan mushroom leather company Ecovative to bring plastic- and animal-free materials to the fashion world.

Matt + Nat Makes Vegan Leather Handbags From Apple Waste for the First Time

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Matt + Nat Makes Vegan Leather Handbags From Apple Waste for the First Time

Beloved vegan brand Matt + Nat is making its handbags even more sustainable, starting with its Studio 901 collection, made from the waste recovered from the apple juice industry.

Fur Is Dead: ELLE Bans Fur From Its 45 Editions Globally 

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Fur Is Dead: ELLE Bans Fur From Its 45 Editions Globally 

Fur is no longer in fashion, literally and figuratively, as media empire ELLE bans the cruel animal material from its pages across 45 editions, a move that reaches 175 million readers worldwide. 

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Beef Production Is Destroying the Amazon. Turns Out, Leather Is, Too.

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Beef Production Is Destroying the Amazon. Turns Out, Leather Is, Too.

Beef production is a known driver of deforestation but a new report outlines the links between leather and Amazon destruction.

The 21 Best Vegan Fashion & Beauty Gifts Under $100 to Buy Today

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The 21 Best Vegan Fashion & Beauty Gifts Under $100 to Buy Today

Looking to get ahead on your holiday shopping? Consider these the best 21 affordable gifts for the vegan fashion and beauty lover in your life.

Tara Reid Is Latest Star to Embrace Vegan Cactus Leather with New Bag

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Tara Reid Is Latest Star to Embrace Vegan Cactus Leather with New Bag

Sharknado’s Tara Reid just launched the Kura Bag, a handbag she made from vegan cactus leather. 

Volvo's New Leather-Free Car Interior is Now Being Used to Create Matching Vegan Handbags

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Volvo’s New Leather-Free Car Interior is Now Being Used to Create Matching Vegan Handbags

Carmaker Volvo partnered with fashion designer Phillip Lim to turn its new leather-free car interiors into stylish vegan leather handbags. 

Vegan Mushroom Leather Handbag Hits the Runway for the First Time at Stella McCartney's 2022 Summer Show 

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Vegan Mushroom Leather Handbag Hits the Runway for the First Time at Stella McCartney’s 2022 Summer Show 

Stella McCartney is welcoming a new era of fashion with the runway debut of the Frayme Mylo bag, the first commercially available product made from Bolt Threads’ innovative vegan mushroom leather. 

This Women-Owned Brand Makes Vegan Shoes for Women Who Love NFL and NHL Games

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This Women-Owned Brand Makes Vegan Shoes for Women Who Love NFL and NHL Games

Identical twins Kathleen and Kristina Cuce combine their love of sports, footwear, and compassion for all living things to build a successful business. 

Dole Strikes Deal to Turn Its Pineapple Leaves into Vegan Leather

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Dole Strikes Deal to Turn Its Pineapple Leaves into Vegan Leather

18 Vegan Mother’s Day Gifts You Can Get Delivered 

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18 Vegan Mother’s Day Gifts You Can Get Delivered 

Watch Brand Fossil Just Launched Its First Vegan Cactus Leather Tote

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Watch Brand Fossil Just Launched Its First Vegan Cactus Leather Tote

Fossil is the latest fashion brand to use Desserto, a vegan leather made in Mexico from organically grown cactus leaves. 

Karl Lagerfeld Just Launched a Vegan Cactus Leather Bag

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Karl Lagerfeld Just Launched a Vegan Cactus Leather Bag

Luxury fashion brand Karl Lagerfeld releases its first collection made with Desserto, an innovative vegan leather made from cactus. 

Saks Fifth Avenue Just Banned Fur

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Saks Fifth Avenue Just Banned Fur

Fashion retailer Saks Fifth Avenue is joining Macy’s and Nordstrom in making fur obsolete. 

The Results Are In! Here Are the Winners of the 2021 VegNews Veggie Awards

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The Results Are In! Here Are the Winners of the 2021 VegNews Veggie Awards

Our annual list of the very best of veganism is here! Read on for this year’s picks for today’s hottest vegan products, people, and places.  

Luxury Brand Hermès to Launch New Handbag Made with Mushroom Leather

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Luxury Brand Hermès to Launch New Handbag Made with Mushroom Leather

By the end of the year, high-end fashion brand Hermès will launch the first commercial product featuring Sylvania—a vegan leather made from mushroom root systems. 

These New Luxury Vegan Leather Handbags Are Made from Cactus, Not Cows

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These New Luxury Vegan Leather Handbags Are Made from Cactus, Not Cows

Poppy Barley’s new accessory collection features the Multitasker Backpack, Convertible Belt Bag, and Card Holder.

Online Retailers Caught Selling Real Fur Labeled as Faux in UK

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Online Retailers Caught Selling Real Fur Labeled as Faux in UK

Laboratory tests confirm that a number of retailers—including Amazon, eBay, Shein, Romwe, and more—are advertising items as “faux fur” when in fact they contain real animal fur. 

Vegan Cactus Leather Handbag Meets Crowdfunding Goal in Two Hours

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Vegan Cactus Leather Handbag Meets Crowdfunding Goal in Two Hours

Frida Rome’s luxury handbag features cactus leather made by Mexican brand Desserto and an Italian vegan eco-suede lining.

25 Gifts for the Vegan Beauty & Fashion Lover 

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25 Gifts for the Vegan Beauty & Fashion Lover 

It’s almost time for gifting season, and for the early birds, we’ve compiled the ultimate beauty and fashion gifts for everyone on your list. 

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Vegan Fashion Showroom Opens in Los Angeles

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Vegan Fashion Showroom Opens in Los Angeles

Adidas, Stella McCartney, and Lululemon Partner with Vegan Mushroom Leather Startup to Transform Fashion Industry

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Adidas, Stella McCartney, and Lululemon Partner with Vegan Mushroom Leather Startup to Transform Fashion Industry

Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger Ban Exotic Animal Leather

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Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger Ban Exotic Animal Leather

Indian Startup Makes Vegan Leather from Discarded Temple Flowers

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Indian Startup Makes Vegan Leather from Discarded Temple Flowers

French Fashion Designer Debuts Vegan “Cork-odile” Leather

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French Fashion Designer Debuts Vegan “Cork-odile” Leather

Prada Ditches Kangaroo Leather

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Prada Ditches Kangaroo Leather

New Group Aims to Advance Sustainable Vegan Materials in Multiple Industries

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New Group Aims to Advance Sustainable Vegan Materials in Multiple Industries

Pamela Anderson Launches Vegan Apple Leather Parisian Handbags

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Pamela Anderson Launches Vegan Apple Leather Parisian Handbags

Vegan Store MooShoes Permanently Closes Los Angeles Location

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Vegan Store MooShoes Permanently Closes Los Angeles Location

London Brand Creates Vegan Leather Accessories From Apple Waste and Wood

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London Brand Creates Vegan Leather Accessories From Apple Waste and Wood

The Results Are In! Here are the Winners of the 2020 Veggie Awards

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The Results Are In! Here are the Winners of the 2020 Veggie Awards

Vegan Mexican Cactus Leather Wins International Eco Award

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Vegan Mexican Cactus Leather Wins International Eco Award

DJ Tigerlily Launches Vegan Leather Campaign

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DJ Tigerlily Launches Vegan Leather Campaign

London Brand Creates Vegan Leather From Mangoes

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London Brand Creates Vegan Leather From Mangoes

Mexican Vegan Cactus Leather Nominated for German Eco Award

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Mexican Vegan Cactus Leather Nominated for German Eco Award

Cheetah Girls’ Adrienne Bailon Launches Vegan Handbag Line

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Cheetah Girls’ Adrienne Bailon Launches Vegan Handbag Line

Juicy Couture, Jones New York, and Kenneth Cole All Ban Fur

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Juicy Couture, Jones New York, and Kenneth Cole All Ban Fur

H&M Debuts Collection Made With Vegan Grape Leather

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H&M Debuts Collection Made With Vegan Grape Leather

New UK Guidelines to Ensure Vegan Fashion Is Animal-Free, Down to the Glue 

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New UK Guidelines to Ensure Vegan Fashion Is Animal-Free, Down to the Glue 

Finally, There’s a Vegan Gift Guide for Every Zodiac Sign on Your List  

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Finally, There’s a Vegan Gift Guide for Every Zodiac Sign on Your List  

Zappos’ New Vegan Category Help Shoppers Find Cruelty-Free Apparel

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Zappos’ New Vegan Category Help Shoppers Find Cruelty-Free Apparel

Handbag Brand Replaces Leather with Pineapple Leaves to Go Vegan

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Handbag Brand Replaces Leather with Pineapple Leaves to Go Vegan

Two Guys in Mexico Just Created Vegan Leather From Cactus

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Two Guys in Mexico Just Created Vegan Leather From Cactus

Macy’s Commits to Stop Selling Fur by End of 2020

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Macy’s Commits to Stop Selling Fur by End of 2020

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