Clothes

Maternity and baby clothes swaps may be organised by your local council, children’s centre or other organisation.  You an also try: charity shops, DePop, Ebay, ethicalbox.co, ethical.market, Freecycle (emails may go to your spam folder), friends and family, GumTree, Mummybay, Nextdoor, Oxfam Online, or Preloved.

Shoes

Wills Vegan Shoes have a children’s range and ‘workers are protected by European employment and safety laws’.  You can also find some on Etsy.

There are some vegan shoes on Pediped (USA) (State that they use non toxic materials, and are recognised by a podiatric association.  Do not state labour practices), and Toms (State that they donate shoes to children abroad, and use some sustainable materials.  Shoes made under local laws).

Vegan baby and children’s shoes on ebay.

Clothes

Used unisex clothes for babies and general clothes for children on ebay

Unisex children’s and baby clothes from Hema- which has a sustainability policy and some organic cotton

‘Girls’ clothes from Olden Mea (de), often handmade in Germany

 

Adult Shoes

Ethletic (de)– Fairtrade, biodegradable, vegan