When it comes to the holidays, we often find ourselves thinking of ways to make our homes more festive. There’s also the gift-giving dilemma that comes with this. Instead of spending your money on gifts that will end up in a landfill, why not give eco-friendly presents this year? Start your new year’s resolution early and give the gift of sustainability this Christmas.
From fair trade coffee to artisan soaps, there are many sustainable and budget-friendly tips to make holiday shopping a breeze. Read on for some great ideas for everyone on your list…
For the Self Care Lover
If you want to give eco-friendly bath and body products. Make sure you choose products that are ethically sourced and sustainably produced. There are many body and facial care products out there, such as — Natural or handmade soap bars & washcloths. They are eco-friendly and make for a fantastic gift idea.
For the Coffee Fanatic
Coffee beans are a great gift idea for any occasion. A muslin bag to carry the coffee beans in is a thoughtful gift that will get lots of use. To compliment this an insulated mug is the perfect solution for anyone who drinks their coffee on the go. Eco-friendly ceramic mugs are not only stylish, but are very easy to clean.
For the One Who Loves to Cook
A set of reusable goods bags is perfect for those who are always on the go and need a zero-waste solution. For the one who loves to bake, eco-friendly baking supplies such as ceramic baking dishes, wooden spoons and silicone baking mats make great gifts. Not only do these gift ideas help the planet, but they are also more meaningful.
Treat your loved ones to a sustainable gift this holiday season and the planet will thank you too!