If you love the functionality and look of a rugged pair of boots but you have a gentle heart, you can’t go wrong with the new styles of women’s vegan work boots, combat boots, and motorcycle boots that are available today. Even if you love the worn-in look of leather, but refuse to wear animal skin, today you can find some great ladies’ boot options in faux leather and faux suede that are durable, breathable, and break in well. There are also some great leather-alternative materials, such as canvas and microfiber. There’s really never been a better selection of women’s vegan work boots, combat boots, and motorcycled boots to choose from!
These classic dock boots by Will’s are the perfect work boots. They’re also great for a casual look when you’re running around town and having fun. They’re made with water resistant and stain resistant breathable vegan leather. The lining is also breathable. Plus, they’ve got cushioned insoles for all-day comfort. Will’s boots are PETA Approved, ethically made, and produced in a carbon neutral production process.
These vegan work boots for women are made with Durabrush, a microfiber faux leather and faux suede. They’ve got 1.5” heels with rugged rubber soles for traction on all kinds of surfaces. Plus, they have a memory foam insole for extra cushioning and comfort.
Available colors: golden brown, black, and beige
If you’re a Star Wars or Hunger Games fan, you may have seen these cool canvas Japanese work boots by Fugu. They come in both mid-calf and ankle boot styles. These boots are 100% vegan and cruelty-free. They’ve got rugged rubber soles and hook and loops straps for the perfect fit.
Available colors: black and gray
Super cute and versatile, these faux leather lace up work boots have an old fashioned look. They’ll look great with jeans, a skirt, or anything else you pair them with. They have a cute fold over cuff at the top and rounded toes. The chunky heel is 1.5” and the shaft measures 4.5” from the arch.
Available colors: black, brown, and tan
Reminiscent of the traditional Lacer riding boots, these ladies’ lace up work boots are made with faux leather. They got inner zippers for easy on and off, and the laces ensure the perfect fit. They have a sturdy block heel, and the shaft measures 5.5” from the arch.
Available colors: black and tan
The quintessential combat boot brand, Dr. Martens made a great move when they started offering their iconic boots in vegan materials. Today, there are a variety of ladies’ styles to choose from, including textile, a 1.5” platform version, shiny purple and shiny red, and more.
These military-style vegan combat boots are lined with faux fur or plaid fabric that you can roll down for a different look. They have a cushioned insole and rubber soles, plus back zippers for easy on and off. The heel is 1.5”and the shaft is 10.25” from the arch.
Available colors: black, brown, and taupe, with faux fur or plaid lining
Available colors: multiple colors and prints
Made with faux leather, these cool ladies’ vegan motorcycle boots have wrap around belts and an outer zipper. The shaft measures 7.25” from the arch, and these boots have a padded foot bed and flexible rubber sole.
Available colors: black and taupe
With their double belts and rounded toes, these vegan motorcycle boots will complete a great look with jeans, tights, or anything else you pair them with. They’ve to a 1.75” chunky heel and the shaft measures 8” from the arch.
Available colors: white and black
These tough-looking motorcycle boots have crisscross belts and an outer side zipper. They’ve got rubber lug soles and the heel measures approximately 1.5”. The opening circumference measures 11.5″ around.
Available colors: black
Lightly padded faux fur linings make these knee-high vegan motorcycle boots comfy and warm. They have a 1.25″ heel and a tall 17.5″ shaft. The top opening circumference
Available colors: black, gray, taupe, tan, brown,
Available colors: pewter, black, and brown
A classic motorcycle-style boot, this style by Rampage has two ankle belts with buckles and a decorative outside zipper. These boots also have a real zipper on the inside ankle, making them easy to take on and off. The shaft measures approximately 17.25″ from the arch and the heel is 1”. These boots have a 16.25” circumference opening at the top, making them perfect if you have strong calves.
Available colors: black, gray, brown, taupe, and cognac
Available colors: brown and black
Available colors: black, gray, and navy blue
Easy on your feet, these tall, faux suede boots have a memory foam arch and super cushioned insoles. In addition, they have an inside zipper and a removable sock liner.
The shaft measures approximately 16.5″ from the arch, and the opening circumference measures 15.5”.
Available colors: black
Another classic from Dr. Martens, these ankle-high ladies’ vegan boots have air-cushioned insoles and slip-resistant rubber soles. The pull tab on the back and elastic gussets on each side made them easy to take on and off.
These tough boots remind me of the classic Lacer-style boots the modern cowboys wear. They’re 100% vegan and they have thick rubber soles. The faux leather shaft measures 7″ from the arch, and the heel is 2.5”. They’re perfect for outdoor, winter work, riding, or any other occasion where you need a tough, water-resistant boot.
Available colors: brown/black, black/black, gray/navy, and brown/navy
These over-the-knee faux leather biker babe boots have a cool vintage look. The shaft measures about 20” from the arch and the chunky block heel is 2.75”. These boots are offered in both narrow and wide calf styles at 14” or 17” circumferences.
Available colors: black, brown, and bone white
Go get ’em, Grrrrl!