We’re dreaming of a green Christmas! What’s better than a gift that’s kind on the eyes, as well as the planet? No matter if you’re after great eco friendly gifts or hoping to add stylish yet sustainable gifts to your own Christmas list, we’ve found 10 of our favourite eco friendly gifts to give this Christmas!
1. Sustainable Personal Care Kit
Give the gift of zero waste this Christmas with this stylish bathroom care kit by For Good. With a bamboo soap dish, loofah bath scrub, reusable cleansing pads and bamboo cotton buds, this has to be one of our favourite eco friendly gifts going! Not only is it all wrapped up in a gorgeous ‘Get Fresh’ reusable wash bag that can also be used as a plant pot cover…it’s also pink!
2. Plastic-Free Puzzle
The prettiest puzzle around! If you’re after eco friendly gifts that are also easy on the mind, these plastic-free puzzles by Pieces of The Puzzle are the one! Made from FSC certified wood and starch-based glue, treat them to a moment of conscious calm this Christmas. Take part in Pieces of the Puzzle circular economy by sending off your puzzle to an in-need organisation and receive a discount off your next puzzle!
3. Personalised Pencil Case
On the hunt for a stylish yet sustainable stocking filler? We’ve got just the thing…our very own Personalised Vegan Leather Embossed Pencil Case! Crafted from a sumptuously soft vegan leather and embossed with their initials, this pencil case is big enough to fit all of their stationery but small enough to be popped into their stocking.
4. Recycled Paper Vase
These stylish vases by Ivy Brown make wonderful eco friendly gifts for all plant lovers! Inspired by the harmony associated with Japan, these handmade sustainable planters are made from recycled paper and are part of a fair-trade project providing income to less privileged women and their families in Sri Lanka.
5. Refillable scented candle and ceramic mug
What’s better than a candle and mug…in one?! Hand-crafted here in the UK, this ceramic dual-purpose candle by Keep Candles has been designed to either be refilled once you’ve enjoyed your candle or used as a mug or pot too! Stick the kettle on!
6. Recycled Bead Anklet
Made from recycled vinyl record beads by local community art groups in Ghana, Africa, this beautiful, beaded anklet by Lucent Studios makes wonderful eco friendly gifts. With 10% of each sale going to the Women for Women International charity, why not give one each to your friends as friendship bracelets?
7. Woven cushion
Sustainable and stylish, these woven cushions by Hug At Home are great on the eyes as well as the planet! Not only are these crafted from 100% plastic bottles, these durable cushions are also great for the outdoors as well the in, being mould mildew and moth resistant. A great addition to any home this Christmas!
8. Plantable Story Book
Looking for unique eco friendly gifts for little ones? This personalised plantable carrot children’s story book by Willsow is just the thing. A unique book that can be planted once finished to grow their own carrots! Not only are the pages made from recycled paper embedded with real carrot seeds… every single part of this book is biodegradable, from the stitching down to the vegetable-based ink.
9. Personalised Jute Shopping Bag
Next up on our list of eco friendly gifts is this personalised jute bag by Tillyanna Designs. Made from jute, a material which is low maintenance on the ecosystem compared to other crops, this bag is personalised with any name you like and makes a great gift that they’ll use for more than just the food shopping. Oh…and did we mention it has a bio-degradable laminate lining? *Adds onto Christmas list.
10. Personalised Recycled Coffee Cup Notebook
Turn that trash into treasure! Our very own Personalised Recycled Coffee Cup Notebooks are partially made from disposable coffee cups that were destined for landfill. Using an exciting new process that extracts the paper fibres back from the cups, these personalised notebooks makes wonderful eco friendly gifts, embossed with any name you like!
…and it doesn’t stop there! With so many fantastic sustainable and eco friendly gifts out there, it was hard for us to pick just 10! Which of these eco friendly gifts will you be adding to your Christmas list? Let us know in the comments!
P.S. Want more sustainable, stylish stationery? Shop our Sustainable Christmas Gifts here!