29 Hemp Shoes That Are Comfortable & Sustainable

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If you’re committed to an eco-friendly lifestyle, hemp shoes are a no-brainer. Not only is hemp stronger than steel, meaning your shoes will last forever, it’s also antibacterial, super breathable, and non-smelly! Pair them with your favorite hemp pants, hemp underwear, and hemp shirts for a fresh and sustainable outfit!

Of course, not every brand is up to date on their sustainable fabrics for shoes. That’s why I’ve made this list of 29 hemp shoes from a variety of brands, so you can slip some on in no time!


29 HEMP SHOES THAT ARE COMFY, SUSTAINABLE, AND LOOK GOOD

For breathable, antibacterial, and odor-free shoes that stay comfy and fresh, you have to go for hemp! Here are the best brands to find hemp shoes from.


8000KICKS

woman in white jeans, striped shirt, and navy sneakers sits with her legs across the lap of a man with beige sneakers

Styles: women and mens hemp shoes, hemp sneakers
Sizes: womens 6-10, mens 7-13
Price: $135

8000Kicks makes shoes made from hemp, from their insoles to the outside. The outsole is made from seaweed, which to me, is truly a marvel of modern engineering. 8000Kicks was first started on Kickstarter with the world’s first waterproof hemp shoes! Not only are the shoes made with sustainable materials like hemp and seaweed, each pair removes 100 grams of toxic algae from the oceans and uses 70% less water and CO2 than other sneakers. Talk about sustainable!

They also sell hemp socks and backpacks, if you’re in need of any eco-friendly accessories.

WEBSITE:
8000kicks.com

PAIRS TO TRY:

  1. Explorer V2 for Men: for a classic, wear anywhere pair of sneakers, you can’t go wrong with these
  2. Seeker for Women: for a lower profile shoe, the Seeker for women is everything! It’s sleek, understated, and super comfy.
  3. Explorer for Women: the men don’t get to have all of the fun in their Explorers! The options for women come in a range of amazing colors—my favorite is the dark green!


VIVOBAREFOOT

women’s feet wearing white minimalist running shoes stepping on rocks in the ocean as it sprays up slightly

Styles: women and mens hemp shoes, hemp sneakers
Sizes: womens 6-10, mens 7-13
Price: $135

8000Kicks makes shoes made from hemp, from their insoles to the outside. The outsole is made from seaweed, which to me, is truly a marvel of modern engineering. 8000Kicks was first started on Kickstarter with the world’s first waterproof hemp shoes! Not only are the shoes made with sustainable materials like hemp and seaweed, each pair removes 100 grams of toxic algae from the oceans and uses 70% less water and CO2 than other sneakers. Talk about sustainable!

They also sell hemp socks and backpacks, if you’re in need of any eco-friendly accessories.

WEBSITE:
8000kicks.com

PAIRS TO TRY:

  1. Explorer V2 for Men: for a classic, wear anywhere pair of sneakers, you can’t go wrong with these
  2. Seeker for Women: for a lower profile shoe, the Seeker for women is everything! It’s sleek, understated, and super comfy.
  3. Explorer for Women: the men don’t get to have all of the fun in their Explorers! The options for women come in a range of amazing colors—my favorite is the dark green!


BOHEMPIA

two pairs of legs in the air: one in blue jeans with black sneakers, the other wearing pink jeans with brown sneakers

Styles: unisex hemp sneakers & shoes
Sizes: 36-46 (womens 5.5-mens 13)
Price: $100-150

If you're based in Europe, Bohempia will be your go-to hemp shoes brand. But good news for us in the states: they also ship to the US! Their classic styles of lifestyle sneakers are timeless and stylish no matter the occasion.

They’re based in Prague and get all of their organic hemp from the EU! That means no shipping materials all over the world for one pair of sneakers! In fact, their entire supply chain is super transparent, so you’ll be able to know exactly where your shoes came from!

Plus, all of their shoes are certified vegan and use a unique blend of hemp and organic cotton for lightweight, breathable shoes.

WEBSITE:
bohempia.com

PAIRS TO TRY:

7. Kolda: coming in four unique colors like olive green and     a rusty burgundy, these low-rise shoes are great for date night or a walk around town.

8. Vilka: These slip-on sneakers are great for when you have to get out of the door quickly, but still want to look put together. They come in pale pink and all black!

9. Rola: for comfortable boots you’ll want to wear all day every day, the Rola is perfect! They’re super sleek, wrapping to your foot very closely!


RAINBOW SANDALS

tan flip flop with a navy blue strap that has a white fish embroidered on it

Styles: hemp flip flops
Sizes: men’s 7.5-15, women’s 5.5-11
Price: $45

If you were anything like me, a pair of Rainbow Sandals was the ultimate flip flop to rock on the last day of class in middle school. I’ve loved them ever since. Not only are their sandals super comfortable and form to your specific foot’s shape, they now offer their classic styles made with hemp.

Besides being made with hemp, these sandals are built to last. They’re made with the same stitches as a parachute and tested to stand up to 2,000 pounds of pressure!

You can grab a hemp pair in their classic, simple styles or take it up a stylish notch with their patterned strap styles!

PAIRS TO TRY:

10. Double Layer Hemp Top and Strap with Arch Support: these are flip flops you can spend all day in! No more sore arches or blistered feet. They come in black, brown, and a natural beige

11. Single Layer Hemp with a Nylon Fish Pattern Strap: for extra style points, slip on a pair of these stitched fish flip flops! They come in black, navy, and natural, so there’s something for everyone.


ASTRAL

a person stepping on the ball of their foot in grey sneakers, standing outside on a rocksoles

Styles: women and mens hemp shoes for outdoor adventures
Sizes: women’s 4-12 and men’s 8-14, depending on the style
Price: $100-120

If your ideal vacation is trail running in the mountains or cycling in the desert, these are the hemp shoes for you! Their shoes are made with a super tough grip, great for when runs take you over slippery rocks or muddy paths. Plus, they’re super flexible, making them comfy no matter what you get yourself into.

For people who enjoy the outdoors as much as Astral customers do, it’s important that their shoes don’t harm the planet they love exploring. That's why Astral uses a 77% hemp, 23% recycled polyester blend for their shoes. They’re also 100% vegan!

If you tend to get soaked on your adventures, you’ll love how quick drying these shoes are!

PAIRS TO TRY:

12. Rambler for Men: for mountain climbers and mountain runners, the Rambler M’s were made with you in mind. The strong grip, stabilizing heel, and padded collar mean you can run your reps in comfort!

13. Hemp Chukker for Women: based on polo players’ shoes, these stylish sneakers are ready for backcountry adventures and the office!

14. Hemp Loyak for Women: for your next outdoor adventure, try a pair of these! You’ll have comfortable, stylish, and stabilizing shoes to support you wherever you go!


VIRBLATT

woman’s foot wearing a natural tan slip shoe with an ankle strap standing in grass

Styles: men and women’s casual hemp sneakers
Sizes: women’s size 6 to men’s size 13.5
Price: around $50

Virblatt makes hemp shoes that aren’t just good for the planet, they’re also good for the people on this planet. They’re made by members of the indigenous Hmong tribe in Thailand using their local hemp. Plus, for every pair sold, they plant a tree! And their shipping is completely carbon neutral.

Their shoes come in a variety of casual sneaker styles from espadrille-like slip ons to hemp loafers! All of their styles are unisex and definitley a little hippie-ish! They’re especially great for traveling because they’re lightweight and comfy.

Plus, for my curious friends, they have a cool feature where you can plug in your item number to find out who exactly made your shoes! Yay for transparency!

WEBSITE:
virblatt.com

PAIRS TO TRY:

15. Hemp Slips Lassig: for a fun take on an everyday sandal, their hemp slips have a beautiful, traditional Thai woven pattern on the front with a neutral back. I almost guarantee you that someone will ask where you got them when you wear them!

16. Hemp Loafers Barfuß: these lace up espadrille sneakers are perfect summer shoes! With a natural beige color and low profile, they’re sleek and casual.


RACKLE

a rusty red hemp sneaker with tan laces and a white sole from the outer side

Styles: women and mens hemp shoes
Sizes: women’s 5.5-14.5 and men’s 4-13
Price: $98

Rackle is on a mission to make the comfiest, eco-friendly, lightweight, and biodegradable shoes. A pretty inspiring mission if you ask me! Not only are their shoes all of that, they’re also super cute in streamlined designs that are both timeless and extremely stylish!

These shoes are made to last. But once you’ve worn them through, their soles breakdown 30-50 times faster than ordinary foam soles! The top is 100% hemp, including the laces. And the insoles are made with EcoPure, a super biodegradable material.

Plus, for all of my fellow big-footed ladies out there, they have some of the most inclusive shoe sizing ever!

WEBSITE:
rackleshoes.com

PAIRS TO TRY:

17. Alex for Men: for my fellas that need a little extra arch support, let me introduce you to the Alex style. With unique arch support technology and comfy insoles, you’ll be able to rock these all day.

18. Alex for Women: ladies, you don’t have to miss out on the comfort and style of the Alex shoe! Coming in a wide range of gorgeous colors, you too can rock these sustainable sneakers!


VIBRAM

the sandy bottom of two black hemp toe shoes on a rock

Styles: men and women's barefoot shoes
Sizes: women’s 35-42, men’s 40-47
Price: $110-120

For all of my barefoot runner friends out there, I’ve got good news for you! Vibram now offers your favorite style of running shoes made with hemp, toes out and all! Each pair has a strong grip, perfect for muddy trails. Plus, they’re super lightweight and thin, so you can safely run “barefoot.”

The upper part of the shoe is made with hemp, which means it's super soft and won’t cause nasty blisters. It’s also super strong and durable, which is great when you’re putting them through wet trail runs!

WEBSITE:
vibram.com

PAIRS TO TRY:

19. CVT LB for Women: for veteran FiveFingers converts, these hemp running shoes will keep a close connection to the ground with a thin insole and zero-drop shape. They slip on for the ultimate barefoot feel.

20. KSO ECO for Men: if sustainability is your biggest factor in deciding which barefoot running shoes to buy, then you’ll love these! Made with 90% natural materials including a hemp upper and Vibrams’ Ecostep Natural outsole, it’s good for the planet and your feet!

21. CVT-Hemp for Men: if you’re a barefoot shoe fanatic, check out the CVT shoes for everyday wear! You can slip it fully on for runs. Or the heel is made to be stepped down on for a clog-like style for running errands!


SANUK

man’s feet wearing patterned slip on shoes with his feet on a log in front of a red surfboard

Styles: kids, women’s, and men's hemp sandals, slip ons, and sneakers
Sizes: women’s 5-9.5, men’s 7-14, kids 1-6
Price: $45-70

Best known for their classic hemp slip ons, Sanuk also makes lace up hemp sneakers and sandals for men, women, and kids. You can grab sustainable footwear for the whole family! They’re the perfect shoes for heading to the beach or on errands because they’re lightweight and comfy.

Sanuk shoes are made with a hemp and recycled polyester blend. The insole is an EVA footbed, which means it's both comfortable and sustainable.They also have a partnership with the Surfrider Foundation, which helps protect beaches and oceans around the world!

They also have collections featuring the Grateful Dead, Pride designs, and more for extra flair!

WEBSITE:
sanuk.com

PAIRS TO TRY:

22. Sidewalk Surfers: for their most iconic style, slip on a pair of these lightweight kicks. Grab them in the classic natural color or express yourself with any of their fun patterns or colors!

23. Women’s Fraidy Hemp Flip Flops: these sandals are understated enough to go with everything, but still have a cute pop of color in the braided strap!

24. Men’s Tideline Lace Hemp: for a more structured option, the Tideline’s are lace up shoes that do not compromise on comfort or breathability!

25. Big Kids Sidewalk Surfers Lil Donna Hemp: for just about the cutest little hemp shoes you could ever imagine, check out Sanuk’s kids shoes! They can even match the whole family with the classic sidewalk surfers!


RISORSE FUTURE

a woman in cut off jeans stands outside on pebbles and grass in hiking boots

Styles: women’s and men's hemp sneakers, ballet flats, and boots
Sizes: women’s 36-41, men’s 40-46 
Price: $80-150

Looking for fashion forward yet sustainable shoes? Risorse Future has you covered! They make a wide range of hemp sneakers, ballet flats, and boots that are both stylish and functional. Plus, they’re made in Italy, so you know they’re quality shoes!

As far as sustainability goes, Risorse Future’s shoes are all completely vegan. They’re even PETA-recognized! They use natural, sustainable fabrics like hemp and organic cotton in all of their shoes. Plus, they’re small batch, quality craftsmanship results in a lower carbon footprint.

PAIRS TO TRY:

26. Cenerentola Hemp Ballet Flats: these aren’t your mom’s boring ballet flats (sorry mom!). Made with a woven hemp material, they’re professional, cute, and just a little funky!

27. Olimpic Hemp for Men: if you love the chunky sneaker trend, you’ll love these! The sole is super lightweight with a good grip and the faux leather and hemp upper is so classically cool!

28. Sibilla Hemp Boot: for a truly unique pair of boots, you can't go wrong with these hemp and rubberized cotton ones! They’re bold and all weather, which means you’ll be rocking these for years!


SEAGALE

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Styles: unisex hemp slip ons
Sizes: 40-45
Price: $130

Seagale is a French-based clothing brand that puts craftsmanship above trends, making classic, timeless pieces perfect for minimalists! They use ethically sourced materials like hemp, wool, and organic cotton from neighboring countries and within France to lower their carbon footprint.

They balance form and function perfectly, making stylish pieces that will perform like new for a long time. Plus, they work with small-scale workshops employing highly skilled experts to make all of their products.

If you’re not in Europe, don’t worry! They ship for free around the world for any order over $70.

WEBSITE:
seagale.fr

PAIRS TO TRY:

29. Hemp Slip-Ons: Seagale only makes one type of hemp shoe, which means they have perfected its fit, style, and comfort! It’s sleek, casual, and the ideal shoe for so many occasions.

 

CONCLUSION:

As a dedicated hemp convert, I’ve already got my fave hemp undies (hint: these high waisted underwear) and hemp accessories. But I’m so excited about hemp shoes! They’re breathable, lightweight, antibacterial! I mean, that sounds like pretty much the ideal shoe, am I right?

So, which shoe are you most excited to try? Let me know in the comments!



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