9 Stylish Vegan Combat Boots Perfect For Winter

Are you looking for vegan combat boots? We’ve got you covered.

Inspired by the durable lace-up boots worn by the army, the combat boot has become a fashion staple in recent years, and the cool chunky style is here to stay. But when looking for combat boots, it can be hard to find vegan styles as many styles are made from leather or contain glues animal-derived materials.

We’ve included our favorite vegan combat boots in the article below. You can stomp into winter, ready for action, knowing no animals were harmed in making your shoes!

Vegan Combat Boots

1. Bhava – Rally Combat Hiker Boot

Bhava vegan combat boots

Materials: European REACH certified vegan leather, cork insoles, rubber sole

Best for: Black and Tan vegan combat boots

Ships to: the US & International

Vegan shoe brand Bhava creates its styles ethically and sustainably, using certified vegan leather, free from any harmful chemicals including PCP, formaldehyde, PVC, phthalates, azo-dyes, or chrome.

The brand works with artisans in Spain to ensure high-quality production of its on-trend styles.

We love the Rally combat boots as the metal lace loops give these boots a chic look. Plus, the style includes a set of extra long laces that can be double wrapped at the ankle for added style.

2. Nae – Kane Combat Boot

Nae Kane vegan boots

Materials: Water-resistant vegan leather, organic cotton lining, slip-resistant soles

Best for: Lined vegan combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

NAE is a Portuguese vegan shoe brand committed to ensuring no animals are exploited to create its shoes.

The Nae Kane boot is perfect if you’re looking for a timeless style that’s also practical. The Kane boot features a cozy GOTS organic cotton faux fur lining to keep your feet warm. In addition, the breathable vegan leather allows your feet to breathe without sweating.

With a supportive EVA foot sole, you’ll be able to walk all day easily. The Kane combat boot is water resistant and features an anti-slip lug sole.

Nae Kane boot

Also available to shop at Urbankissed.com.

3. Wills Vegan Store – Work Boot

Wills Vegan Store boot

Materials: Bio-based vegan leather, rubber sole with recycled materials, recycled plastic laces

Best for: Vegan leather combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

Wills Vegan Store has been perfecting its classic vegan work boot style since its launch in 2013, and it is a well-loved style from the brand’s collection.

The work boot features a water-resistant bio-based vegan leather outer and a vegan suede lining to promote breathability.

The classic style is available in black, tan, chestnut, dark brown, and women’s and men’s styles. The style is also available with and without an ankle strap.

Wills Vegan Store work boots

4. Nae – Verana

Nae Verana vegan combat boots

Materials: Cruelty-free vegan leather, rubber sole with recycled materials, recycled plastic laces

Best for: Vegan platform combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

If it’s a chunky biker-style boot you’re searching for, look no further than the Verana style by Nae, which features a chunky sole and checkered laces.

The Verana style differs from other combat boots as it features a shiny vegan leather outer for an edgy look. If this isn’t your style, we’d recommend the Kane boot, which has a matt leather appearance.

With all Nae styles, their materials are cruelty-free, and each boot is made ethically in Portugal.

Nae shiny combat boots

Also available to shop on Urbankissed.

5. Wills Vegan Store – Dock Boots

Wills Vegan suede combat boots

Materials: Vegan suede and vegan leather

Best for: Vegan suede combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

While the Dock boot resembles a Timberland style, we’ve included it on the list as it’s a great alternative if you’re looking for a vegan suede lace-up option.

Available in an array of colors like grey, tan, black, and blue, the dock boot style pairs effortlessly with any outfit.

The boots get great reviews, with customers loving how comfortable the shoes are from the first wear.

While vegan suede boots often aren’t as durable as vegan leather, Wills Vegan Store is the exception, as the vegan suede doesn’t scuff or mark easily. Plus, WVS gives loads of great info about caring for vegan suede.

Wills Vegan Store shoes

6. Immaculate Vegan

Immaculate vegan good guys vegan combat boot

Materials: Italian vegan leather, recycled materials

Best for: Vegan suede combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

Immaculate Vegan is an online marketplace showcasing the best vegan brands from across the globe. The platform offers brands such as Wills Vegan Store, Nae, and many other smaller independent brands creating great quality shoes.

We’ve highlighted the Blaze Apple Leather Vegan Ankle Boot from Good Guys Don’t Wear leather as a minimalist option for combat boot lovers.

The style is created with revolutionary apple skin leather, made from the cores and skin of apple food waste.

Vegan combat boots

7. Nae – Mandy Boot

Nae Mandy style

Materials: Ecological microfiber

Best for: Taller combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

We’ve discussed Nae already on this list, but we couldn’t miss out on the Mandy boot. The boot features a taller ankle style, a classic lace-up front, and zip for ease of fastening.

Founded in 2008, Nae is committed to creating quality footwear from cruelty-free and vegan materials.

Nae Boot

8. Stella McCartney

Stella McCartney

Materials: Recycled plastic vegan leather

Best for: Designer combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

Stella McCartney is a world-renowned vegan fashion designer known for her bold designs.

The brand is more expensive than any of the brands we’ve featured on the list but is an excellent choice if you’re looking for a vegan alternative to high-end designer boots.

Stella McCartney

9. Alohas

Alohas vegan range

Materials: 100% vegan materials

Best for: Platform vegan combat boots

Ships to: Worldwide

Meet the Svegan collection from sustainable shoe brand Alohas. The collection features shoes made entirely from vegan materials, which you can order on demand.

Alohas ethically make its footwear in small batches in Spain. The on-demand model allows Alohas to reduce waste, only ensuring the correct amount of shoes is made on each run, preventing waste to landfills.

Alohas aren’t a completely vegan brand, though, as they also make shoes from leather, so make sure you check before buying.

Alohas vegan collection chunky boot

What are Vegan combat boots?

The military or army classically wears combat boots. The boots are robust and durable, usually made from leather, and feature a lace-up front fastening.

Dr Marten catapulted the combat boot into mainstream fashion in the 1960s and 70s with the rise of the popular punk trend. Ever since, combat boots have remained a style staple over the years.

As we’ve mentioned, the classic combat boots worn by the material are made from leather which isn’t suitable for vegans. Vegan combat boots, on the other hand, are made entirely from non-animal-derived materials like bio-based leather or plastic.

Wrapping Up: Vegan Combat Boots

We hope you’ve found your perfect style and have discovered some great new brands.

If you enjoyed this article and want to discover more amazing vegan brands, check out our favorite vegan knee high boots, vegan wallets, belts, and sneakers!

Bethany
Bethany

Bethany Worthington BSc (Hons) (she/her) is the Sustainable Fashion Editor and Co-founder of Ecothes. She has a passion for the environment, and a long love of all things clothing, and combines those two interests with Ecothes. In her free time she loves dancing, hiking in the countryside, and laughing with friends.

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