If you’re looking for a unique eco friendly gift for your special one this holiday season, look no further. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite sustainable gifts that are both beautiful and ethical.
From a blanket made from recycled cow and sheep horns to vegan jewelry, there’s something here for every eco-friendly friend. Plus, they’re all sourced from fair trade producers that support sustainable practices.
- The Outerknown Blanket Shirt
Founded by world-champion surfer Kelly Slater and creative director John Moore, Outerknown is known for being a sustainable and fair trade brand. Investing in the livelihoods of over 5,000 workers through Fair Trade USA, they work to ensure that their garments are made using long-lasting resources of high quality.
It’s easy to see why this cozy flannel shirt is one of Outerknown’s best-selling styles. Crafted from a heavyweight organic cotton twill, it’s sturdy yet incredibly soft and breathable.
- Reusable Towels
Reusable towels, also known as Swedish or European dish cloths, are a great way to reduce your environmental impact. These eco-friendly towels are made from biodegradable cellulose and cotton and can be recycled or composted.
They are durable, reusable, and can be washed and reused for years! Moreover, they’re less expensive than disposable paper towels.
- Prana Beanies
With a faux fur pom on top and a fully fleece-lined interior, this prAna Marin women’s beanie is the perfect accessory for those colder days. It’s a worthy addition to any gear collection.
Prana is a sustainable fashion brand that creates clothing for people who live, play and travel well. Its products are made in GOTS-certified factories.
- Nalgene Reusable Water Bottles
Nalgene is one of the most well-known and trusted brands for reusable water bottles. They come in a variety of sizes, shapes, and colors.
They’re also known for their durability, versatility, and affordability. It’s no wonder so many people love them!
- Nimble Wall Charger
Nimble has built an impressive lineup of portable chargers that focus on environmental sustainability. Their products are made from recyclable aluminum, plant-based bioplastics and other naturally occurring materials for less impact on the planet.
They also take care of their customers by including a recycled plastic bag with every purchase to help close the loop on electronic waste. And each product is Climate Neutral Certified and supports environmental non-profits through 1% for the Planet.
- Boody Organic Underwear
A staple in any eco-conscious wardrobe, Boody’s bamboo viscose underwear is crafted from organically grown bamboo and no pesticides. They also use Fair Trade-certified factories and computer-aided knitting to reduce waste.
This brand has a wide range of styles and fits for women and men, including high-waist full briefs, thongs, and bikinis. They also recycle and reuse their packaging, which is made from recycled post-consumer materials.
- Siblings Vegan Candles
The founders of Siblings Vegan Candles are trying to do something about the toxic chemicals in our homes by using a plant-based wax and phthalate-free fragrance and essential oils. Their candles are available in brass-lidded amber glass apothecary jars that are perfect for reusing after the wax has completely burned down.
The brand also offers DIY candle kits. Each kit includes a chunk of scented coconut-blend wax, a wick and a wick holder.
- Jade Yoga Harmony Mat
Easily one of the most popular yoga mats around, Jade’s Harmony mat combines tons of grip and springy support into an eco-friendly, natural rubber design.
This grippy mat is ideal for any weather condition, from the cool 50F outdoor climate to hot 105F vinyasa classes. Its open cell texture also helps it absorb sweat and prevent you from slipping and sliding.
- Paneros Solstice Dress
Paneros Clothing is known for their modern bohemian aesthetic and quality handcrafted construction that adheres to strict sustainable and ethical guidelines. This beautiful Solstice Dress is made with a combination of soft tulle drape ruffles and waterfall drape over Chantilly lace for a multi-dimensional look that is incredibly flattering on all shapes. Wear it alone or with the matching Solstice Veil to complete your look.