Fair Fashion Friday : The Backpack edit

Fair Fashion Friday : The Backpack edit

Its Fair Fashion Friday!

Every Friday we post some sustainable style inspo. Whether you are looking for fashion that is fair trade, ethical or vegan friendly, we’ve got you covered.

An all purpose favourite, whether its trekking to the gym, using it for shopping, stashed with a laptop from a meeting to after work drinks, or for carting baby gear around in, you can’t beat a trusty rucksack. We’ve rounded up our some of our favourite sustainable, vegan friendly and ethical options.

As always, here at Eco Edit we love to hear from you, so do let us know what you think of this selection and which is your personal favourite in the comments below.

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Oslo waterproof backpack from Ecoalf

We love this totally unique metallic rucksack that is made with 100% recycled polyester, made from plastic bottles! It features zip fastenings, a laptop section and is even waterproof.

  • Comes in bronze, silver, dark green and navy
  • $120
  • Available from Ecoalf website 


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Falabella Go padded eco-nylon backpack from Stella McCartney

Bringing a little rock & roll into the world of sustainability, I love this show stopper of a backpack! Big graphic stars and produced with eco nylon, made with recycled materials.

  • Available with black or white stars
  • £545
  • Available from Matches Fashion

Note from editor: Hey guys, you know its my birthday in March, right?! 😉 Roxy x


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Brave vegan leather backpack from Matt and Nat

Matt and Nat have a huge range of vegan bags, in a whole heap of colours. My favourite out of the vegan rucksack lineup is this beauty, a little bit smarter than your average backpack, with a front zip pocket and a 100% recycled lining.

  • Availabe in a huge selection of colours, including burgundy, brown, mustard and grey.
  • $145
  • Available from mattandnat.com


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Cork vegan leather rucksack from Evecork

An innovative use of sustainably harvested cork (read more about this awesome process here), Evecork produce a range of classic backpacks to suit all tastes.

  • $179
  • Get 20% with the code “BEKIND”
  • Available from the Evecork website

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Women street nylon backpack from Everlane

A purse friendly option from a brand that is big on ethical factories, total transparency and the use of innovative, sustainable materials.

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Recycled Earth Bag backpack from Hamilton Perkins

All Hamilton Perkins bags are made from recycled materials for both the outer and lining – for every bag they make they recycle 17.5 plastic bottles and 1 square yard of billboard!


I hope you enjoyed this roundup of the eco conscious and vegan friendly rucksacks, are there any brands we have missed of this list that you love? Do let us know in the comments below and don’t forget to subscribe to our mailing list to be the first to hear about the best sustainable brands.

Happy Friday!

Roxy x



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