We know what you’re thinking, ‘Isn’t it a little early to be thinking about Christmas gifts?’. Well it may seem like the world is slowing down sometimes, but the holidays always come at us at full speed. You don’t want to find yourself in one of those last-minute gift shopping rushes.
The true spirit of Christmas has always been about the gift of giving back. And what better way to honor this tradition than to give back to the Earth by choosing one of these sustainable Christmas gifts.
Award-Winning Hemp Bed Sheets from Delilah Home
If you are looking for chic sustainable gift ideas, then look no further. Our hemp bed sheets are not only eco-friendly but are also recommended by the Wall Street Journal as "Worth the Splurge Bed Sheets".
The upside of using hemp, besides being eco-friendly, is that it is breathable, lightweight, and 100% organic. At 180 GSM thread-count, you cannot find a softer sheet unless you’re staying at a luxury resort.
If you’re still not convinced that this is the perfect environmentally-friendly gift idea, then perhaps Good Housekeeping can change your mind. They gave these sheets the ‘Best organic sateen bedding 2021’ award.
Uashmama Wine Chiantis - Sustainable Gifts For Environmentalists
These are the perfect gifts for people who want to add a touch of class to their wine bottles. Keep your wine bottles cool with Uashmama’s wine caddy that is made from 100% recycled and organically sourced materials.
Uashmama is a brand that is committed to sustainability. Their products originate in the Tuscan region of Italy and are only made by local artisans and craftsmen. Their raw materials are sourced from AGGO paper, organic cotton, and recycled cotton (85% of this comes from recycled T-shirts).
These are pretty classy sustainable gift ideas that will make any environmentalist happy this Christmas.
Reusable Whiskey Stones
While on the subject of classy alcoholic gifts, reusable whiskey stones are ideal Christmas gifts for those who love whiskey on the rocks. This is not only an elegant reusable gift but it also keeps your whiskey cold without diluting the taste, like with regular ice blocks.
If you live in a water-scarce place, then you will know that every drop counts. Waste less water creating ice blocks for your drink when you use this product.
This could be combined with the Uashmama wine bags to make a great couple’s gift. Whiskey stones for him, and wine chianti for her.
Delilah Home Ultra Plush Pet Beds
There are a lot of topics in the world that have dividing opinions, but one thing everyone agrees on is that pets are special. That is why we need to treat them as such, and what better way to put a smile on your loved one’s face than by spoiling their furry friend this Christmas with a new pet bed.
The pet beds from Delilah Home are made from 100% organically sourced cotton and PET-recycled bottles. The pooch will probably try to sit on it before you have even taken it out of the box, it’s that comfortable.
Cork Yoga Mats
If your friends or loved ones are into yoga, then what better way to show you love them than by gifting them a yoga mat made from cork for Christmas. They are 100% biodegradable because they are made from plant material. Most yoga mats that are made from plastic and end up in landfills - yuck!
Apart from the obvious environmental pros, another reason to go for cork is that it comes with a range of health benefits. Cork is naturally more clean than other materials like rubber and plastic. It is also naturally more slip-proof when it gets wet.
Upcycled Slippers - Truly Eco-friendly Gifts
These make great sustainable Christmas gifts, especially if you’re lucky enough to live in a part of the world with a white Christmas. Upcycled Slippers is a company that sells durable, soft, and ethical slippers that are also easy on the eye.
The raw materials are all sourced from upcycled materials, instead of new ones. They are also hand-made in a studio that is run on solar energy, making it an eco-friendly product from start to finish. If you are looking for ethical gifts that are truly environmentally friendly, then these are a great choice.
Make It a Green Christmas Using This Sustainable Gift Guide
If you’re looking for a sustainable Christmas gift for her - then the wine chianti from Uashmama is perfect. On the other hand, if you are getting a festive gift for a guy then you can't go wrong with whiskey stones.
The most environmentally-friendly gift is the upcycled slippers because they are produced with zero waste from raw material to finished product. This means that you are essentially giving a Christmas gift to the Earth and to the recipient.
It is clear that if you are looking for eco-friendly Christmas gifts, then these are the best of the best. So no matter which one you choose, you’re bound to impress the intended recipient.