Even if you’re not particularly familiar with French brand Veja you’re likely to have seen them. As, with a strong focus on sustainability, fair-trade and their environmental responsibility they’ve garnered a loyal (and royal) following. Meghan Markle, Emma Watson, Katie Holmes are all firm fans of the brand.
Crafted from fair-trade materials, so you can feel good and look good whilst wearing yours. Veja source natural, wild rubber directly through the native Seringueiro communities within the Amazon rainforest, eradicating harmful emissions and saving water and energy. The soles are made from this innovative, ethical alternative.
I’ve somehow got to a point where all of my friends have a pair of Veja’s and yet I’ve still invested in a pair. But with an incredible 30% off I have to say I’m seriously tempted. Ideal for pairing with denim, tailoring or midi dresses they’re definitely going to be one of those pairs that the cost-per-wear ends up in the minus for.
We shared six pairs on Black Friday and there’s now just two pairs in stock. So be quick! You don’t want to miss out on this discount!
3-lock logo trainers,
The Velcro-fastening on this ‘3-Lock’ pair makes a playful alternative to your go-to lace-ups. Made from smooth leather and detailed with their signature ‘V’ logo in glistening gold. It’s time to up your trainer game and invest in a sustainable pair.
Veja’s Esplar offer a more minimal approach to their signature style. Named after a NGO in the labels native Brazil. With a subtle perforated logo punctuating their sides, the sneakers are perfect for pairing with your go-to staples. Think denim, dresses and midi skirts.
Good News Opal white low trainers, £110
London-based trainer brand Good News are big on sustainability with organic cotton uppers, recycled rubber soles and an eco-lite footbed that’s made with bio-oil from castor beans. So clever. The packaging is all 100% recycled cardboard too.
AllBirds Runner Mizzle, £130
Known for their sustainable merino wool trainers AllBirds raised the prices of their bestsellers by £1 this Cyber Weekend. Matching the £1 and donating proceeds to Fridays For Future, the youth-led international climate movement founded by climate activist Greta Thunberg.