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  • Vegan Beauty: Too Faced bought out by Estee Lauder: are they still cruelty free?

    Too Faced have been loud and proud on their stance against animal testing since their inception, so it came as a huge disappointment to hear that the rumours floating around about a potential Estee Lauder buy out were true. Earlier this week it was announced that Estee Lauder would be purchasing Too Faced to the tune of around $1.45 billion dollars.

  • Vegan Food: Pret wishing vegans a very Merry Christmas with new festive baguette

    We are so excited to bring you the news that today, Pret a Manger have launched a brand new Christmas menu that includes a very tasty looking vegan baguette!

  • Vegan News: Vegan Food Sales increase by 1500%

    Given what feels like the sudden explosion of veganism into the mainstream in this past 12 months, it may not be a surprise to you to hear vegan food sales are up by a whopping 1,500 per cent in the past year, according to new figures released by Ocado to coincide with World Vegan Day.

  • World Vegan Day and TVK's Third Birthday

    Today is a special day. It’s World Vegan Day (and the start of world vegan month).

    For those of you who don’t know, World Vegan Day is an annual event celebrated by vegans around the world on 1 November. It was established in 1994 by Louise Wallis, who was then Chair of The Vegan Society, to commemorate its 50th anniversary. This year, in 2016, The Vegan Society and the terms ‘vegan’ and ‘veganism’ are celebrating their 72nd anniversary.

  • Vegan Lifestyle: Don't miss our BIRTHDAY BOX! This is your 24 hour warning!

    TVK turns three years old on the 1st of November, and to celebrate, we have an AMAZING box lined up for our lovely subscribers, chock full of exciting vegan products that we just know they are going to LOVE.

    If you aren’t already a subscriber and want to snap up one of our third anniversary boxes, you only have until MIDNIGHT TOMORROW to sign up and be guaranteed to receive one of our #TVK37 boxes through your door in November.

    (Please note, if you are already a subscriber you DO NOT need to sign up again)

    Head over to www.thevegankind.com RIGHT NOW to grab yourself a box - there’s no minimum contract and you can cancel anytime, so you really have nothing to lose!

  • Vegan Lifestyle: Ten Terrifyingly Tasty Vegan Halloween Recipes

    The scariest night of the year is almost upon us but have no fear as we have some frightfully fun vegan Halloween recipes to get your creative juices flowing.

    There’s nothing as frightening as what happens in the meat and dairy industries so of course, all of these Halloween sweets and treats are 100% vegan.

    Whether you’re planning on throwing a haunted Halloween dinner, making spooky sweets to share with trick or treaters or planning to devour some edible horror behind closed doors, make these at your peril as they’re so spookily delicious they’ll leave you wanting more.

  • Vegan Food: Blitz Patisserie decadently raw cakes

    What a way to end the week. These delightfully spooky, Halloween themed raw cakes from Blitz Patisserie landed at TVK HQ this afternoon and were swiftly devoured by the team, who are currently hard at work preparing our third anniversary box (sign up now at www.thevegankind.com - you won’t want to miss it!) There are no words to describe how luxuriously decadent these beautiful cakes are. Mouthwateringly creamy and rich, they are 100% vegan, gluten free, wheat free and most impressively, free from refined sugar - you’d never be able to tell!

  • Vegan Lifestyle: Halloween Sweets and Treats guide

    Let’s be honest, aside from dressing up in cool costumes, the best thing about Halloween for kids and adults alike, is getting to eat ALL THE TREATS. Here’s our handy guide to some of the best individually wrapped vegan treats and sweets available on the high street that are perfect for handing out to trick or treaters.

  • Vegan Lifestyle: Tesco launch vegan Christmas selection box

    Stop Press! ​Tesco have launched a Free From Christmas selection box, featuring their entire range of vegan chocolate. At just £2, it’s a very affordable way to treat your little ones (or yourself!) this Christmas, and along with their fabulous ‘milk’ chocolate coins (£1 per bag) they are leading the way in terms of supermarket own brands, offering a really easy, cheap way to get your chocolate fix this festive season.