For an alternative to the traditional watch style, you could try a custom photo watch or if you’re concerned with environmental factors, her is a round-up of the very best and stylish vegan watches, all made without harming any animals!
Most straps are made using leather derived from animal skin but the makers of these cruelty-free and vegan-friendly watches know that animals deserve better than to be worn as accessories on our wrists, so they’ve created some of the most breathtakingly stylish yet functional timepieces using a variety of vegan materials! Instagram has served as a great place for people to promote vegan products and values.
Hurtig Lane – 100% Vegan
Price: USD$90 – $120, Use coupon code: ETHICALELEPHANT15 to receive 15% off
Hurtig Lane is on a mission to prove fashion and style never need to be compromised in order to protect the rights of animals and they’re doing just that with their 100% vegan-friendly watches.
Hurtig Lane cruelty-free watches are made using stainless steel, nylon, or synthetic vegan leather.
Votch Watch – 100% Vegan
Price: USD$160 – $200
This cruelty-free and vegan watch brand is taking over the world, one stylish watch at a time! Votch‘s mission is simple, to do better and to create a product that inflicts no harm to animals and as little to the environment as possible!
Votch watches are made using a cotton woven microfibre with PU and their latest collection of watches are made from a blend of TPE, polyester, and cotton. Votch also has a line of straps made using pineapple leaf fibers, Piñatex!
TIVC : Time IV Change – 100% Vegan
Price: USD$150 – $170
This cleverly named watch brand was created by two people with a passion for positive change and it shows with their handcrafted cruelty-free and vegan classic-style watches. TIVC watches are made from materials that are animal-free and have minimal impact on the environment!
TIVC‘s eco suede bands are “made in Italy and its production process is similar to that used for paper recycling, in which no harmful chemical substances are used. The recycled polyester contained in the eco suede material derives from polyester fibres (T-shirts, fibres, etc.) and PET (bottles, plastic, etc.)” and they also have a Piñatex range of timepieces made from pineapple leaf fibres!
NOX-BRIDGE – 100% Vegan
Price: from $196USD
NOX-BRIDGE timeless elegant watch designs are inspired by the night sky where each of NOX-BRIDGE 100% vegan watches “resembles the seamless and cohesive look of the stars while a deeper examination reveals the complexities and vast extravagance of the stunning tapestry, parallel to the night’s atmosphere.”
“We strongly believe that high-quality goods can still be produced cruelty-free. This sits at the core of our values and we have ensured that the products we create are 100% vegan, including a water-resistant vegan leather strap.” – NOX-BRIDGE
CPTN Watches – 100% Vegan
Price: USD$75 Use coupon code: “ETHICALELEPHANT” to receive 10% off
Make a bold and unique statement with one of CPTN’s limited edition watches that are free from animal cruelty and do not contain any animal products. Each of their watches from this series features an ultra-minimalist and modern style with a form-fitting band made from vegan leather that will look great on any wrist!
Instrmnt – Selection of Vegan Options
Vegan watches are USD$240
Although not all of Instrmnt minimalist watches are vegan, their beautiful K-series watches feature an Italian vegan rubber strap. Currently, there are 3 color selections to choose from in the K-series: light-grey, mid-grey, and black.
Olivia Burton – Selection of Vegan Options
Vegan watches are USD$95 – $185
Not all of Olivia Burton watches are vegan-friendly however there is a growing selection of Olivia Burton watches that features a vegan synthetic leather strap. There are lots of styles to choose from in their vegan-friendly collection, including their classics, vintage-inspired, hand-drawn floral print, Olivia Burton’s signature florals, and more!
Olivia Burton also recently released their first ever environmentally friendly strap made from 100% recycled materials.
Which of these vegan watches are your faves?