FM PICKS: 5 CONSCIOUS MULES

FM PICKS: OUR TOP 5 PAIRS OF conscious MULES

Tread lightly this spring/summer

with our favourite Eco mules

Mules… Open loafers… Outdoor slippers… 

Well, whatever you want to call them, they’re still the most stylish and comfortable shoe type for those beloved spring & summer months!

While we don’t believe in following every fashion trend, mules have been around for a couple of seasons now and are here to stay, so if you want to invest in a nice pair this summer, you’re in luck! 

We’ve hand-picked our 5 favourite pairs from brands that emphasise style, comfort and ethics. 

Give your feet a treat!

best ethical mules shoes
pink loafer mule

Everlane: The Loafer Mule

An easy loafer. Everlane took their best-selling Modern Loafer and updated it into a backless mule shape. All the polish of a classic loafer, now with slip-on ease. Everlane has direct partnerships with factories and gives you transparency on the whole production process.

Ethical Creds: Direct partnerships with factories & radical transparency

Price: $ 155

Able: Miriam Mule

We love the effortless style of these leather mules, which feature a slight heel and sleek pointed toe. Bonus: The closed-toe makes this the perfect crossover shoe between seasons! Handmade in Peru & smooth Napa Leather. 

Ethical Creds: Female artisan-made in Peru, fair labour practices

Price: £ 119

Capsule: Origen Raffia

Traditional raffia shoes manufactured by the raffia artisan women cooperative in Morocco. Contemporary style, easy to wear and extremely comfortable for the feet.  

Ethical Creds: Handmade by artisan women in a cooperative in Morocco

Price: € 75

Everlane: The Modern Babo

Inspired by the Moroccan babouche slipper, the Babo is crafted from supple Italian leather and finished with the same sole and heel as the Modern Loafer. Everlane takes pride in their transparency and forms direct relationships with their factories.

Ethical Creds: Direct partnerships with factories & radical transparency

Price: $ 145

Starch Slides: The Joplin

This pair of slides was made from a men’s button up shirt. The shirt is lined with an eco-friendly vegan leather to hold it’s shape and protect your foot. Every pair comes in a raw, reusable backpack, eliminating the waste of a shoe box.

Ethical Creds: Reuse of materials, vegan leather, zero waste packaging

Price: $ 134

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