10 Ethical and Sustainable Holiday Gifts for Him | 2022 Edition

Sustainable Gifts for Him

Let us be your go-to when finding gifts for all the guys in your life this Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and holiday season. From the global nomads and skilled cooks to the dog lovers and design aficionados.


And you can rest assured that each and every gift we carry is designed to last, made from responsibly sourced materials, and crafted with purpose by artisans — in the U.S. or from around the globe — earning fair wages for their work.


Here are ten of our favorite sustainable and ethical gift selections for your dad, grandpa, uncle, best friend, colleague, or partner that he is sure to cherish. Shop the full collection of Gifts for Him, or visit our Gifts Collection to discover our full curation of gifts for everyone on your list.

1. Harvest & Mill Men’s Raglan Shirt — $56


Relaxed and roomy, this 100% organic cotton raglan shirt is a soft and versatile piece that can be mixed and matched with anything. Harvest & Mill is a women-owned company who produces their clothing with 100% organic, toxic-free cotton that’s grown, farmed, milled, and sewn in the United States.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Men’s Raglan Shirt

2. Nisolo Men’s Lightweight Flex Derby in Stone — $130


Water-resistant, shock-absorbing, and ethically handcrafted, these shoes provide maximum comfort and durability while also being extremely lightweight. Each pair is handcrafted in an ethical factory in Peru’s shoemaking capital, Trujillo, where makers continue the long-held traditional craft of Peruvian shoemaking.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Men’s Lightweight Flex Derby in Stone

3. Nisolo Men’s Owen Belt in Black — $50


A stylish pick for the environmentally-conscious gentleman, Nisolo’s Owen Belt is made with vegetable-tanned Nubuck leather and handmade in an ethical factory in Peru. The belt is made from Leather Working Group certified leather, meaning it was created in tanneries committed to eco friendly ideals like diverting waste from landfills, properly disposing chemicals and treating any waste water. 


Nisolo creates their products with sustainability and fair trade in mind. All Nisolo artisans are paid beyond fair trade wages, work in a healthy work environment and receive healthcare.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Men’s Belt

4. Slash Objects R2 Desk Mat in Speckled Black — $68


For the one in your life working from home, Slash Objects’ desk mat made from 100% recycled rubber and brass will be the perfect desk decor upgrade. [Pair this mat with Slash Object’s matching speckled black mouse pad to complete the set!]


The eco friendly brand’s uniquely designed pieces are also super durable — making them a great way to protect his surfaces in style.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Desk Mat

5. Ettitude Unisex Bamboo Waffle Robe in Sage — $99


Give the gift of comfort and self-care with this OEKO-TEX certified, hypoallergenic bamboo waffle robe. It’s made with 100% organic bamboo lyocell, resulting in an ultra-soft, moisture-wicking, and fast-drying robe that can be enjoyed for years to come.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Robe

6. Sertodo Copper Moscow Mule Gift Set — $119


The ultimate luxury bar gift, this gift set features two Moscow Mule mugs, a mini-mule jibber, ringer bar spoon, and butler bell — all made from 100% recycled copper. Great for special occasions or casual evenings with friends.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Moscow Mule Gift Set

7. Mbare Wine Cooler Decanter — $84 to $108


If he’s more of a wine kind of guy, this wine decanter is the ultimate gift. This beautiful and functional wine vessel also doubles as a cooler with an internal ice pocket.


Each decanter is made from recycled glass by Mbare’s artisan partners who pay fair wages and ensure safe working conditions.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Decanter

8. Amoretti Brothers Copper Frying Pan — $260 to $325


High-quality and multifunctional, this Amoretti Brother’s Copper Frying Pan is guaranteed to be a useful gift for expert chefs and newbie cooks alike. The lucky guy who gets this pan can use it to fry nearly anything. Every one of Amoretti Brother’s copper pieces is responsibly made from 100% recycled copper by artisans in Michoacán, Mexico.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Frying Pan

9. Nisolo Brewer Wallet in Brown — $50


This handcrafted, classic leather wallet is the perfect upgrade for him. Featuring spacious pockets, it easily carries credit cards, cash, stamp cards, and more. The artisans who crafted these wallets receive beyond fair wages, healthcare, and work in a healthy and safe working environment.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Wallet

10. Nisolo Cordoba Backpack in Chestnut — $270


For the man on the go, this Cordoba Backpack provides the perfect blend of utility and style. Handmade in Mexico in an ethical factory using vegetable-tanned leather, this backpack features high-quality double zippers with leather pulls, a tan cotton canvas lined interior, and an interior laptop pocket.


Sustainable Gifts for Him Backpack

BONUS: A Made Trade Gift Card


Still can’t decide what to get them? Let them choose with a Made Trade Handwritten Gift Card or Digital Gift Card.

Handwritten Gift Card
Handwritten Gift Card​​