Our 8 Favourite Ethical Winter Boots - Good On You
22 Nov

Our 8 Favourite Ethical Winter Boots

Winter is just around the corner for the Northern hemisphere, so the Good On You team has been on the hunt for stylish, ethical boots to keep your feet warm, dry and chic.

Here’s our list of great looking boots from brands doing the right thing by people, the planet, and animals!

Alice + Whittles

Rated: Great

Classic Moutarde d’Or Ankle Rain Boots – Ships internationally

Alice + Whittles favours transparency, ethical manufacturing practices and sustainable materials. They use rubber sourced from Forest Stewardship Council certified forests, so these environmentally friendly, socially responsible and economically viable boots will keep your feet dry all year long!

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Christy Dawn

Rated: Great

The Dawn Boot – Ships internationally


sustainable dresses by ethical brand Christy Dawn

Christy Dawn – Dresses

Timeless, versatile dresses you'll reach for day after day. Each piece is made using upcycled fabric and sewn in Los Angeles. 15% off Christy Dawn dresses with code GOODONYOU15. (Ends: 31 OCT)

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ethical olive jumpsuit from Christy Dawn

Christy Dawn – Jumpsuits

Handmade in deadstock fabric with a nod to vintage rompers and traditional workwear, these jumpsuits have you covered for every occasion. 15% off Christy Dawn jumpsuits with code GOODONYOU15. (Ends: 31 OCT)

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woman wearing white and blue long top from sustainable brand Christy Dawn

Christy Dawn – Tops

Vintage-style tops that are effortlessly elevated and feminine. Wear them to a special occasion, or pair with your favourite vintage denim. 15% off Christy Dawn tops with code GOODONYOU15. (Ends: 31 OCT)

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sustainably made face masks by ethical brand Christy Dawn

Christy Dawn – Masks

Non-medical grade masks made with deadstock cotton, linen, and silk. They're sustainable, reusable, and washable. 15% off Christy Dawn face masks with code GOODONYOU15. (Ends: 31 OCT)

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Christy Dawn is a minimalist showroom for vintage-inspired women’s clothing and footwear, locally made with surplus fabric. The brand rates ‘Great’, making it a fabulous boho option for your wardrobe. These gorgeous witchy Dawn boots are made with deadstock leather.

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Rated: Good

Black Vegan Boots – Ships internationally

Fashion and sustainability can go together and Womsh is the footwear brand that proves it. Their sneakers are entirely designed and manufactured in Italy.

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Shop Womsh.

Shop Womsh @ COMOVITA.


Rated: Good

Tik Clog – Ships internationally

Coclico offers sustainable eco-friendly shoes conceived in New York and handcrafted in Spain. Its footwear is high-quality and long-lasting, and it even offsets its carbon footprint. It also knows its suppliers for all stages of production! The brand seeks high standards of ethical and environmental responsibility, and the result is a union of modern minimalism and traditional quality.

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Shop Coclico @ Made Trade.

Shop Coclico @ ourCommonPlace.

Good Guys

Rated: Good

Kate Vegan Leather Cowgirl Boots – Ships internationally

Good Guys creates cruelty-free shoes for women and men, founded and designed by Marion Hanania in Paris.

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Shop Good Guys @ Immaculate Vegan.


Rated: Good

Mandy Green Lace-Up Boot – Ships internationally

Nae is a Portuguese footwear brand using innovative materials to create shoes with “No Animal Exploitation”. Their sustainable shoe materials include recycled PET from bottles, OEKO-TEX® certified microfibres, recycled car tyres, natural cork, recycled thermoplastic and even pineapple leaf fibre! Stomp around in style in these deep green boots made with ecological microfibre that are a total mood.

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Will’s Vegan Store

Rated: Good

Vegan Dock Boots – Ships internationally

Will’s Vegan Store produces animal and human-friendly women’s and men’s footwear at affordable prices. These classic dock boots have been recreated 100% vegan and eco-friendly, in Ecolabel certified vegan suede made in Italy that meets OEKO-TEX® and REACH regulations. How cool is that?!

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Shop Will’s Vegan Store.

Po Zu

Rated: Good

Che V Boots – Ships internationally

Po Zu makes ethically sourced premium shoes thanks to carefully selected materials that are healthy for your feet. They have a fantastic animal- and earth-friendly range, including these funky black Chelsea boots with cork midsoles!

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Editor's note

This article was updated in November 2019. Feature Image via Alice + Whittles. All other images via brands mentioned.Good On You publishes the world’s most comprehensive ratings of fashion brands’ impact on people, the planet and animals. Use our Directory to search more than 2,500 brands. We may earn a commission on sales made using our offer codes or affiliate links.

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