I am located in Chicago. I have some choices, but whenever i need to buy shoes or bags, I still buy online. Lulu’s and Matt and Nat are my main online sources:
This is the Brave Backpack I just got from this vegan Canadian brand from Canada: Matt & Nat. It is on the big size but perfect to go to work daily.
Now I am following Nicole Neumann, who is an Argentinian model-animal lover and she has her own vegan fashion line. I can’t wait to travel to Buenos Aires to visit her store:
So no matter where you are in the world, there are always vegan sources for your shopping. More brands are understanding this issue. Maybe for some of them it is just a marketing tool. I do not care. I care that less animals were hurt.