Making a gift is a traditional way of telling people how much they care for us. But sometimes it's hard to find the perfect gift, or we run into the last hour to buy it because we do not have much time or idea. So thinking about those moments, I brought a hand fan of Sustainable Gifts: 20 Eco-Friendly Presents to Choose Eyes Closed.
Everything is practical, creative, original, and the best: Eco-friendly. Come on, join me on this quickly trip and find THE present that will surprise that special person while taking care of the planet, of course.
You can not find it anywhere. This valuable handmade box is made with sustainable forest resources. The moose figure is created by 9 pieces of different types of wood, minutely chosen for this design. There are no two of the same.
One of its kind for a one-in-a-million person. A box to treasure whatever you want to last long.
That's the best part of giving sustainable gifts: they are unique, different, and full of meaning. Buy on Amazon
Gift something that will always be new. So great you'll want one for yourself!
This notebook has a dot grid to write over it with the special Piliot Frixion Pen (it only takes 15 seconds to dry). Scan and load it into your cloud service using the Rocketbook free application. Erase everything and start over! 32 pages of infinity use.
If someone gifts this to me, I'll write Thank you on the first page and never erase it.
Be original, be endless.
If you want to make a sustainable gift that you will never forget... this is exactly what you are looking for. Buy on Amazon
We are surrounded by things. But which are the meaning of them?
Start buying things with purpose, gift a story. This six recycled-glass goblets pack is perfect for those who love wine and stories since they are handcrafted by two passionate partners that work together to create a unique and beautiful piece of Mexico in their art.
It includes a Card with Novica's story and National Geographic Certification, who works along with tremendous designers and artisans around the world to hold up diversity and global cultures in harmony with nature. Buy on Amazon
This is perfect for those who want a sustainable home without going crazy. When we want that, we have to start part by part.
We can start by switching our kitchen's cutlery with this amazing utensil set, which is:
Yes, compostable. Plant-based material hits plastic. You or the person you are gifting to will love it! Buy on Amazon
With this bag isn't necessary to fill the coat rack with a lot of bags and purses. This one has all in one.
It fits adults and children, too, from 4 to 5 ft tall. They are resistant, reinforced in critical areas, waterproof and stylish. The transformer of the bags can be a purse, bag, and small tote bag without the need for buttons, zipper, or velcro. Keep it simple; use this Notabag, an all-terrain bag. Buy on Amazon
An original and practical option for a gift. Magical as Aladdin's rug. But even better because is 100 % recyclable, premium plastic, UV resistant, and Waterproof. It's also really lightweight, suitable for indoors and outdoors.
The mat has already chosen you, now you choose the person you want to lie down with to see the stars or to fly through the sky. Buy on Amazon
A gift that will be loved. This is another way of saying "I'm with you" without using words, is one of those gifts that makes our day because there are a lot of daily-use things we forget to buy or still can't buy them. So, it is nice when someone gives us a gift that we need, and we use it every day instead of something that we´ll accumulate and has no purpose at all.
Be you the one who gifts this to someone that needs it!
If you are looking sustainable gifts, this is a good choice. Buy on Amazon
This is the same situation as the previous one. Everyone needs this! But sometimes we prefer buying another thing we don't need to much instead of it. In those times, I look at myself in the mirror and say: Why are you like this?
Do you know someone that is always running from here to there? Ok, gift this insulated, long-lasting bottle for keeping your person hydrated without producing any waste.
Send one more to me, please. Buy on Amazon
Kitchen Utensils are kind of an investment. And the favorite play of those who love cooking, it is also a good gift for someone who is moving into a new home, or when the family is growing, etc. There is always a good reason to have a Nonstick Ceramic Coated Frying Pan. The meals' quality depends on the utensils. So, give this to that person who came to your mind while reading this...
Pd: Maybe that person invites you to the Frying Pan premiere (Collateral Benefits when gifting this) Buy on Amazon
Nothing is more perfect than this zero waste items bouquet (hearts blowing) which includes:
This really helps to change the kitchen into a sustainable one. With this kit, we reduce a lot of waste by having high-quality organic products.
Don't gift flowers; gift something that protects the environment where flowers grow. Buy on Amazon
The perfect Cruelty-free box everyone must have for holy-day.
Soap Bark + Chamomile Cream + Hand Salve + Milk & Honey Body Lotion + Coconut foot cream + Beeswax Lip Balm.
A Sustainable beauty set for those who want to take care of themselves with kind products (no animal tested).
PLUS: Recyclable packaging.
(An advice: don't gift this to a vegan. Although it is cruelty-free, it is not vegan) Buy on Amazon
Stop throwing bottles into the sea; the message is in your hands and is plastic-free.
Perfect gift for a sustainable bath. Gifting sustainable products give life, hope, and a better future. Don't overthink it.
The ocean is giving us back all the bottles we have thrown. Now we must use hearts.
Sustainable gifts for sustainable relationships! Buy on Amazon
BPA-Free and leakproof lid, tea lovers are crazy about it. This all-in-one Ice tea maker, will allow the user to brew it and chill it in just a couple of minutes.
Life runs, fast chill.
This Ice Tea maker is a creative gift for those who take more iced tea than decisions. Buy on Amazon
The best way to replace film paper. This is IDEAL for the ones who organize their meals with anticipation, those who run all day long and need to carry their food, and for save for a while pieces of food you want to treasure and attack later.
Anyway, this is for everybody. Once you have it, there is no way back. Say goodbyes to film paper which is incredibly uncomfortable to clean and recycle (and sometimes impossible to do), and say hello to beeswax wraps to treasure the treasure (food). Buy on Amazon
This is for those who love reunions, love toasts, and barbecues. Gift this, and then you will have an excuse for a new meeting: the cheese Board Set Premiere.
It includes four utensils, a wine opener, 3 labels, 2 markers, and a carrying bag.
Handy and practical for taking camping or on the beach. Buy on Amazon
It's raining, men! Hallelujah!
That was a brief example of the use of commas and also of this Jackets. All in one. You're welcome.
Now with this jacket, you can do whatever you want in the rain. It has a two-way zipper to prevent bunching when sitting down, so this is like another skin.
Gift this and give your special person the ability to stay dry underwater. Buy on Amazon
For coffee lovers, this will be as part of themselves as an arm. This ceramic mug is really practical, BPA Free and dishwasher safe. It comes in a nice variety of colors, so remember which color is your special person's favorite, and that's it.
Bye-bye to all that single-use cups; let's reduce that waste mountain by using these ceramic mugs.
The perfect gift for your nearest coffeeniac.
If that's you, well... give yourself first what you want others to give you: a coffee mug. Buy on Amazon
Make a dream come true and gift this Ultra Plush Blanket Hoodie.
It doesn't matter how old that person is, this is like water: everyone needs it!
As the image says: it wraps you in total comfort like you are being hugged by a plush being, safe and warm.
Let's face it, this brings out our inner child. Love it so much. Buy on Amazon
We all know someone (if we are not them) who is always perfuming home and loves to create ambiance. This India Candle is for that kind.
Gifting something like this is gifting an experience, a moment, an atmosphere. I think that scents are a great part of our life, not for nothing many memories are associated with the aroma.
This is the opportunity to let someone associate you with cardamom and wet soil after the sun goes down. Buy on Amazon
And finally, this will give your sustainable kitchen the final touch.
Made from ceramic + recycled plastic + recycled stainless, this Bamboo Handle Dish Wash is really useful to let dishes completely clean without using sponges that can remain until 52,000 years in a landfill.
*You can build up a combo gift with this item and the Sustainable Kitchen and Home Step or the Compostable Utensil Set. Buy on Amazon
I don't know if I made this decision easier or even more difficult than it was but don't worry, save this list and pick one item for each birthday on your calendar. Let's spread sustainable habits, let's help each other to go green.
It's hard to change all our habits and things around all at once. That's why these kinds of gifts are a really great option and are always creative. Let's do meaningful gifts, sustainable gifts are a beautiful way of showing love to someone by protecting our environment. Check this post: Plant Lovers: 10 Best Holiday Gifts for Green Thumbs
If you are interested in knowing how to start the change and getting some advice, please check this out: How to Design a Sustainable Home? 50 Easy Sustainable Home Tips!