Christmas is nearly here and we are so excited about the chance to gift our loved ones presents that encourage health and wellbeing for all. Giving is an opportunity to meet people’s wants and needs with consciously selected items that are sustainably and ethically made and enhance the lives of the ones we love. Here is our conscious Christmas gift guide.
✶ Never Lose Your Sparkle, £5.99 ✶
What better gift than one of inspiration and empowerment? This beautiful little book is full of uplifting quotes to celebrate what makes us sparkle, shine and stand out from the crowd is just the thing to take someone into a new year filled with possibility, hope and potential.
✶ Organic Cotton Socks from Greenfibres, £6.79 ✶
It’s an obligatory present so why not make it the best possible and opt for organic cotton socks this year. These Soil Association and GOTS certified 100% organic cotton socks are lightweight and breathable and finished by hand to create a seamless toe for pure comfort and fit. Nylon free they are suitable for the most sensitive skin and available in three colours.
✶ Christmas Wishes Gift Box from Raw Halo, £18.99 ✶
What would Christmas be without chocolate? This beautifully packaged selection box of organic, vegan, gluten free and refined sugar free chocolate bars from Raw Halo includes flavours Dark + Sweet Orange, Dark + Mint, Dark + Ginger and Pecan, Mylk + Cinnamon and Raisin, Pure Mylk and Pure Dark. Made from organic raw Peruvian cacao, essential oils and coconut sugar, this award winning chocolate is decadent enough to please everyone.
✶ Six Blissful Nights In Bath Oil Collection from Neom, £30 ✶
Get your friends and family through the Christmas period relaxed and pampered with these organic and plant based bath oils from Neom. Blended to encourage relaxation and prepare the body for sleep or to feel calm and banish stress, relaxing essential oils include lavender, jasmine, Brazilian rosewood as well as sweet basil and jasmine.
✶ Mawia Bead Bracelet, £39.95 ✶
These handmade unisex cotton and 22 carat gold plated bead bracelets from Nkuku come in four colours and are made by Dilip, a craftsman in India. Nkuku work with artisans throughout the world, supporting and celebrating their skills by bringing their products to a wider audience and meeting and working with all their makers personally. These bracelets come in suede pouches but contact Nkuku for a more conscious, cruelty free option.
✶ VitaJuwel Gemstone Vial, from £54.95 ✶
VitaJuwel gemstone vials are manufactured according to a patented production method using high quality bohemian glass. Each one is handmade by a master craftsman from non toxic glass and fair traded, conflict free gemstones. Designed to enhance water quality through crystal energy, water is transformed to become soft and sweet and taste like fresh spring water. Beautifully designed, these vials are the perfect gift.
✶ Biodynamic, Vegan Champagne Sonate No. 9 from Champagne Fleury, £69 ✶
Treat the ones you love with a celebratory, top quality and consciously produced, award winning champagne that is biodynamic, vegan and made with no added sulphites. Originally founded in 1895, in 1928 Fleury were the first grower in the Côtes de Bars region to produce and bottle their own Champagne. Cheers!
✶ Luxury Organic and Fairtrade Unisex Cotton Bathrobe from The Natural Store, £69 ✶
Who doesn’t want a warm and cosy bathrobe during winter? This luxury organic cotton robe in kimono style with shawl collar, is made from faitrade and organic, single yarn loop, cotton terry fabric with a 380 thread count for ultimate comfort.
✶ Alexandra Soveral Marble Facial Stones, £75 ✶
Give the gift of relaxation and wellbeing with these marble quartz facial stones from world renowned facialist, Alexandra Soveral. Designed to be used for their healing properties and to work with the contours of the face, these hand crafted and hand polished stones are used to enhance daily massage routines or provide skin with additional detoxification and relaxation. Created from hand selected, rich quartz thread, salvaged marble that would otherwise have been sent to waste.
✶ Classic Vegan Leather Satchel from Will’s Vegan Shoes, £122 ✶
A smart and traditional looking vegan leather satchel with room for a 13″ laptop, books, A4 notepads in the main section and keys, phone and other essentials in the front pocket. With a detachable strap that allows for shoulder or cross body wear as well as hand held, this PETA approved bag is made from soft Italian micro leather with a micro suede lining, solid nickel hardwear and is ethically hand made made in Portugal. Also available in tan. *Not suitable for nickel allergy sufferers.