Christmas is a time where excess and consumerism are at their peak; if you want to give gifts that have been made with some soul and purpose, then here is a gift guide of sustainably made products that will surely make your loved ones very happy.
Well Made Clothes -Paraìso Shift Dress - Terracotta : : AUD $220.00
Well-made clothing looks better, feels better, and wears better. It also treats the people and the environment of this planet better. The fashion industry is so complex, and it affects people and the environment at every level
Yeseco - Kitchen Essentials Kit : : $60
Made from carefully considered, eco-friendly materials, the Kitchen Essentials Kit includes:
1x BAMBOO BENCH ORGANISER
1x BAMBOO DISH BRUSH (Handle)
2x BAMBOO & SISAL FIBRE REPLACEMENT DISHBRUSH HEADS
1x BAMBOO POT SCRAPER
3x WOODPULP EXPANDING SPONGE
1x HEMP & ORGANIC COTTON TEA TOWEL
Grown Alchemist: Hand Care Kit : : $65
Formulated with rich hydrating active botanicals to cleanse, soften and smooth skin, leaving skin feeling soft and supple.
Wingnut and Co - S Koudai & Kenzan : : $40
For arranging small / light flowers and cuttings.
Wingnut & Co. blends and recycles commercially available Australian Clay. They also source and process hand-dug clay from areas in Country Victoria. All timber used in their designs is donated off-cuts from other creative Australian Businesses. Any timber waste from their North Melbourne workshop is burnt down and the ash is used in their glaze recipes. They are committed to maintaining a sustainable practice.
Cork Leaf - Yoga Mats : : $125
Cork yoga mats are beautifully smooth yet non-slip with natural anti-microbial properties that resist mould, mildew and bad smells.
Made with natural and recycled cork and backed with natural tree rubber.
Suitable for all styles of yoga however recommended for restorative, meditation and/or yin yoga styles to ensure longevity.
No PVC, PER, TPE or adhesives used.
One native tree planted in Australia with every mat you buy.
Sustainable gift wrapping idea:
Instead of using roles of paper to wrap all your gifts, why not use tea towels? The person you are gifting can then reuse the tea towel - win win!
We are using Australian company 'IN BED' tea towels (colour: natural) with some white twine and a hint of Australian flora.