Vegan leather alternatives are not just the hot fashion must haves, but could also teach us a lot about consumption and waste management. Mycelium, a material grown from fungi can now be engineered to look and feel like calfskin or sheepskin. The mushroom leather is therefore one of the best leather substitutes because of its super versatility. Compared to animal leather, this new material does everything one could want but without the environmental consequences. This article by lifestyle magazine, Prestige shares more details.