Being hot has never looked this good, but being hotter than hell isn’t cute when you’re sweating buckets. Not the best weather for leather, the leather look is everywhere for spring/summer. More lightweight than cow hide and easier to clean, vegan leather is a practical alternative to anyone who wants to experiment with the leather look. From work to dinner, this versatile material can elevate an outfit no matter where you’re at.
As seen on Kendall Jenner, this vegan leather two piece set consists of a bandeau and high-waisted trousers. You can wear them together for date night or wear the bandeau with boyfriend jeans for a night with the girls. For work, you can wear the trousers with your beloved shirt and loafers. A Ukrainian brand, CULT NAKED, gives a portion of their sales for humanitarian efforts and it’s ethically made in Ukraine.
The LA brand’s famed corset is ready to sizzle up the summer with its pretty python print. Made out of deadstock fabric, this bust-boosting top can fit all sizes. Style it with a matching miniskirt or cargo pants.
Known for their naked flip flops, TKEES takes it up the next level with their vegan leather sandals. Easy to wear on rainy days, this leather alternative can take you from the yoga studio to dinner.
The Australian brand’s cult bodycon dress has a ruched silhouette and midi length that you can wear on date night at a fancy restaurant or be styled with sneakers when you’re out with your girlfriends. You can also wear this to work with a blazer and flats, too. Crafted with buttery chocolatey vegan leather, this dress will leave you wanting to take a bite out of it!
Made out of Pinatex, this pineapple-based “leather” is a must add to your cart. Style it with a black dress and pointy toe shoes to a party or a floral dress and square toe sandals for brunch.
Can you believe that this is made out of apple peels, fruit peels and recycled plastic bottles? Checking off the list for vegans, this eco-leather alternative is easy to use with its detachable top handle and dual zips. Style it with a floral print dress and thong sandals.
Made in their Paris-based ateliers, this Parisian brand exudes that classic je ne sais quoi energy of the city. Style it with a cropped white tank top, baggy jeans and sneakers.
Leather hats for this hot and humid climate? The real deal isn’t the most weather-friendly, but this vegan leather embossed croc iteration is appropriate for our hot and humid climate rain or shine. Wear it with a button down shacket, bralet top and high-waisted trousers with slides.
A combination of upcycled life vests and apple leather, Tocco Toscano’s phone bag checks off the box for cute, sustainable and festival-friendly. Pair it with your favourite denim cutoffs and crop top to the next concert.