FOR HER THIS CHRISTMAS
This Christmas, style needn’t cost the earth. Our carefully curated picks for her are brimming with ethical ideas to add a special piece to every collection.
Whether it’s a new bag crafted from recycled materials, Fairtrade cotton underwear or plant-based sunglasses frames, there’s the perfect gift here for every ethical-conscious loved one.
MADDOX TOTE IN RUST EMERALD
Vegan – Hand Made
Made from Peta-Approved corn-based vegan leather, The Maddox tote and work bag is an extremely versatile design, with a large spacious interior which is perfect for all your daily essentials. Each bag is handcrafted in an ethical supply chain using materials which provide a lower impact on our environment than traditional leather goods.
I think you’ll agree this gorgeous tote has bags of ethical luxury goodness!
£225, from Watson & Wolfe
Fair Trade – Organic
Thank goodness chunky knits are once again coveted by fashion editors. Boxy and oversize, perfect for keeping snug this Christmas, the Magda Knit is made from 100% Danish wool, spun and knitted in Denmark.
You’ll see plenty of cheap cable knit offerings on the high street but this soft and timeless high-necked jumper is in a class of it’s own.
£325, from Gather & See
TIGER PYJAMA SET
Organic – Supports Endangered Animals & Ecosystems
This dreamy PJ set has been designed by Rachel Grant for a new collab with WWF UK.
By purchasing these Pyjamas, you’re helping WWF recover these iconic big cat populations, working with local communities, governments and other organisations to maintain and reconnect their habitats, monitor their populations and protect tigers against poaching.
Luxurious and lightweight, this big cat sleepwear is the purrrfect gift this Christmas.
Hand Made In Italy – Plant Based Materials – Gives To Charity
Mama Mia – these sunglasses are perfection. Made in smaller batches to minimse waste, these gorgeous sunnies are giving us big Amalfi Coast vibes here at EthicalHour HQ. While it may be a little gloomy right now, sunshine will be back on the horizon before we know it and these specs will be a suitcase staple for our travels.
Even better that the plant-based frames draw on more renewable resources and PALA has so far given over £40,000 of grant money to eyecare projects across Africa.
Putting mass produced brands well in the shade.
£125, from PALA
ORGANIC COTTON BRALETTE & SHORTS SET
Organic Cotton – Sustainable Manufacturing – B Corp
These Maasai print inspired undies are pure joy. Ethically produced in India, the people behind the brand donate two pairs for every sale to girls in Maasai communities.
Why not treat your loved one to an extra special gift while also supporting the work of the Ajuma Foundation in Kenya.
£43.50, from Y.O.U Underwear
TKOIO – CAPRI REGENERATIVE SNEAKER
Regenerative – Natural Materials – FSC Rubber
Hand-made in Italy using regenerative Alpine leathers, these sneakers are a first of its kind. During their lives, the cows from their Swiss Alps farms played a crucial role in restoring the Alpine ecosystems.
With high-end trainers firmly on the feet of all the fashion set, there’s never been a better time to grow your collection with this unique and eco-conscious footwear.
$345, from Eco-Stylist
STERLING SILVER FOX NECKLACE
Recycled Materials – Green Energy Business – Plants Trees
Inspired by one of the UK’s most well-loved animals, this fantastic necklace is oozing with style. Created by hand from recycled sterling silver, Lucy’s jewellery is a firm favourite here at Ethical Hour.
With echoes of our precious native woodland, the fox necklace is the perfect gift for the nature lover in your life. Check out the wider collection for other nature-inspired bling including acorns, pumpkins and more!
BLUE MINI JU BUCKET BAG
Recycled – Gives Back – Saved From Landfill
This super versatile bucket bag is a four-in-one treat, worn as a bucket bag, shoulder bag, cross-body bag or backpack.
What a belter! Featuring a drawstring fastening, this bag is consciously crafted by Brazilian artisans with renovated decommissioned seatbelts and lined with fabric created from recycled plastic bottles.
The company tells you the ethical impact of each individual bag and also donates meals for each sale to vulnerable people in Brazil.
£180, from BELO
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