Plant-Based Materials For A Better World
Alternative Leathers Co. is on a mission to make the world's most innovative plant-based materials easily accessible to everyone.
Piñatex® Pineapple Leather
Developed in the 1990s as a sustainable alternative to the many materials that harm our environment, today Piñatex is used by some of the most trusted brands in the world.
Desserto® Cactus Leather
Desserto is a unique and environmentally friendly material used by iconic brands such as Fossil, Adidas and Mercedes. It was developed in Mexico by a manufacturer that is passionate about moving the textiles industry towards a more sustainable future.
VEGEA® Grape Leather
Produced in Italy, Vegea is a leading supplier of innovative materials. They use residue from the wine making process to create a durable, elegant material that has received international recognition.
ALTERNATIVE LEATHERS CO.
EASY ACCESS TO THE WORLD'S MOST INNOVATIVE PLANT-BASED MATERIALS
One Stop Shop
We offer the largest selection of plant-based vegan materials in North America
No Mimimum Orders
Order as much or as little as you like - we don't have any minimum order quantities
Your materials are shipped from North America so you will receive them quickly
Frequently Asked Questions
What are plant-based leathers?
Plant-based leathers are materials made out of natural products such as pineapples, cacti, and grapes. Using innovative manufacturing technology, suppliers in various countries across the globe have discovered ways to turn natural waste product into sustainable leather-like materials.
Where do your materials come from?
We work with the top suppliers of plant-based materials across the globe. Our pineapple leather is produced in Spain, our cactus leather is produced in Mexico, and our grape leather is produced in Italy.
Are your plant-based materials durable?
Yes, all of our plant-based materials are sourced from the top plant-based leather suppliers in the world and used by iconic brands such as Nike, Adidas, Bentley, Hugo Boss, and many more.