6 Sustainable Shoes To Dance in the New Year

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Searching for comfortable flats to dance into 2010, the right shoes for your LBD, or the perfect pumps to pair with one of our 6 Green Dresses for New Years? Get a jump start on green New Year's resolutions--don't forget to send or tweet us yours--and dress eco-fashionably for the last night of 2009. We suggest rummaging through your wardrobe before shopping and if kicks cannot be upcycled with shoe clips or fixed-up by a cobbler, then kick back and click through to our selection of 5 sustainable shoes to dance in the New Year:

1. Animal-Free Strappy Stilettos: Hog and Pig by MINK Shoes

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MINK Shoes are animal-free, hand crafted, and limited edition. Contact MINK for pricing and availability. Credit: Mink

2. Eco-Patriotic: Rose Lee by Kitty Cooper

These Kitty Cooper 1950s-esque heels are made to order--it takes roughly 21 days to make--in London and were too delicious not to include, £ 319 (EUR) at Kitty Cooper Boutique. Credit: Kitty Cooper

3. Fashion Forward: Juniper Heel by Terra Plana

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Terra Plana Juniper heels are available in vegetable tanned leather, suede, and their signature recycled quilt pattern, $160 (USD) at Terra Plana's Online Shop. Credit: Terra Plana

4. Flat Out Comfort: Ballet Flats by Zoe & Zac

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Slip on Payless' eco-friendly Zoe & Zac ballet flats--made with organic cotton, recycled rubber, and faux suede--for comfort. Available in black and burgundy for $24.99 at Zoe & Zac Online Shop. Credit: Payless

5. Sexy Vegan Stilettos: Balance by olsen Haus

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Choose a yellow, turquoise, red, or purple heel to suit your style in these 100% vegan and chic shoes by olsen Haus, $205 (USD) at olsen Haus Online. Credit: olsen Haus

6. Eco-Cult Classic: Melissa Lady Dragon III by Vivienne Westwood

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Melissa Metflex plastic heels are comfy, fun, festive, and a cult classic for eco-fashionistas everywhere. Left: $150 (USD) at Kaight Shop, Right: £ 88 (EUR) at Fashion Conscience. Credit: Melissa

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