The Best Ethical Shoes for Summer Travel

After weeks of endless waiting, your holidays are finally coming. Here is the best ethical shoes to support your feet in your next summer adventures!



Light and breathable, Lucie by Another Sole is the perfect model to slide in your bag! Available in varied colours and made of Argentinean nappa bovine leather for more softness, the shoes are designed to provide good support – even if you wear them during long hours.

  • Price: $69.90 (around 61€)
  • Ethics:  100% natural products, 10% of their revenue goes to the “Buy1Feed1” programme,  supporting World Vision International in Vietnam.
Image source: Another Sole


INSECTA SHOES – Orquidea Strap Sandal

orquidea-strap-sandal - insecta shoes

If you prefer open toes, here are Orquidea Sandals by Insecta Shoes. Stylish and vegan, the sandals are adjustable with a nice strap. Perfect for walking all day!

  • Price: $134 (around 117€)
  • Ethics: Vegan, handcrafted, produced in limited quantities, use of recycled materials such as plastic bottles, rubber sole, scraps of their own production.
Image source: Insecta Shoes


SSEKO – Caramel & Gold Rue Ankle Strap Sandal


More into little city strolls? The Sseko Ankle Strap Sandals will be your perfect match! The clean design and the elegance of the golden leather make them perfect for any occasion and outfit.

  • Price; $64.99 (around 56€)
  • Ethics: Hand-crafted, produced in Uganda, made with material sourced locally from the East African region, social programme (the company enables young women to attend university).
Image source: Sseko



Ultra III Vivobarefoot X Bloom

If you are more the trooper type and want to explore aquatic environments, you will probably love the Ultra III by Vivabarefoot & Bloom, made of algae from freshwater sources at high risk of algal bloom. Soon available(July 2017).


  • Price; from £60 (around 68€)
  • Ethics: vegan, made of Algae to help re-circulate 57 gallons of filtered water back into natural habitats, and prevent the equivalent of 40 balloons full of CO2 being released into the Earth’s atmosphere.
Image source: Vivobarefoot


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