8 Best Sustainable Loafers to Shop in 2023
These sustainable and eco-friendly loafers never go out of style. Here are the best options to shop in 2023.
Loafers are everywhere this season. From chunky, platform loafers to sleek, modern loafers, the classic shoe is having a major moment.
While buying into trends isn't typically a sustainable way to shop, as many of those items quickly go out of style, loafers are an exception: They've been around since the early 1900s, proving they're truly a wardrobe staple. And when you shop for a sustainable pick, you'll have a planet-friendly option that's bound to be a go-to for years to come.
If you're in the market for a pair of loafers, we rounded up some eco-friendly options that look great with skirts, your favorite pair of jeans, and beyond.
8 Eco-Friendly Loafers You Can Wear for Years to Come
1. Reformation Agathea Chunky Loafer, $248
These loafers from Reformation are great if you're looking for a traditional loafer with a subtle trendy upgrade. Chunky loafers are driving the loafer trend, and the Agathea features thicker soles that are still modest.
2. Rothy's The Loafer, $169
If you're looking for a loafer that's made for walking, Rothy's is the perfect pick. These classic loafers are can be dressed up or down. And either way, your feet will be thanking you.
3. MadeTrade Lu Loafer, $155
These unique two-toned loafers are handmade with responsibly sourced leather. Because they shape to your feet, there's a good chance they'll become your most comfortable pair.
4. Everlane The Modern Loafer, $125
Looking to replace your old office shoes? These modern loafers are made to last forever. They're also anything but boring: The slight heel and tapered toe take this shoe to the next level.
5. Bhava Phoebe Loafer, $245
When we think of loafers, we often think of plain, black flats. Bhava's Phoebe Loafers defy all expectations: Tan, heeled, and made from vegan leather, they're great for a day-to-night outfit.
6. Alohas Trailblazer Loafer, $174
If you want to revel in the ultra-trendy clunky loafer, this is the shoe for you. With heavy, platform soles, they're nothing short of eye-catching.
7. Nae Brina Micro Fringe Loafers, $129
These vegan leather loafers were handmade in Portugal in a fair work environment and are lined with an OEKO-TEX STANDARD 100 certified microfiber.
8. Nisolo Everyday Slip-On Loafer, $200
These classic loafers are perfect for minimalist wardrobes. Nisolo is a Certified B Corporation, protects workers' rights and safety, and ensures its shoes are made sustainably. This pair uses Leather Working Group Certified materials.
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