15 Sustainable & Eco-Friendly Christmas Decorations

Eco friendly christmas decorations

This Christmas, consider filling your home with ethically sourced and sustainably made decorations. Whether you’re looking for baskets and stockings to brighten your festive living space or tablecloths and napkin rings for your family feast, here are 15 hand-picked decorations you’re sure to love.


FOR THE TREE

1. KAZI Green + Red Bulb Ornament — $26


This beautiful ornament is made from locally sourced raffia and sweet grass and handwoven by artisans in Rwanda. A lightweight and festive addition to your tree, this bulb ornament adds a pop of color and texture to compliment your holiday decor.


KAZI is a POC-owned company who is a member of the Fair Trade Federation. They pay all their artisan partners fair and living wages for their handcrafted goods that are all made from natural and renewable materials.



Eco friendly christmas decorations Green + Red Bulb Ornament

2. Azizi Life Bird Ornament — $8


These Jacaranda wood ornaments were hand-carved by artisans in Rwanda and made to replicate the size of Rwandan fire finches.


Supporting the local development of multiple African communities, Azizi Life pays all their artisan partners living wages. All their products are made from renewable and natural materials using traditional heritage artforms. Azizi life is a women-owned and POC-owned company who is a member of the Fair Trade Federation.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Life Bird Ornament

3. Kazi Angel Ornament Set — $33


These beautifully handwoven angel ornaments are  made from all natural sisal fibers and will add a touch of elegance and color to your tree this season.


KAZI was founded with the goal of alleviating poverty across rural Africa while creating one-of-a-kind products. All their products are made from natural and local fibers that are readily available to their artisans. KAZI is a member of the Fair Trade Federation.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Angel Ornament Set

4. Kazi Red Bulb Ornament — $26


Made from locally sourced raffia and sweet grass, this red bulb ornament will be a festive addition to your Christmas tree. Not only was this ornament expertly handwoven by artisans in Rwanda, it also has the Fair Trade Nest Seal of Transparency. 


KAZI’s products are all made from locally sourced and natural fibers and colored with natural dyes that are food-safe. They’re a member of the Fair Trade Federation, ensuring their artisan makers are paid fair wages and work in safe conditions.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Red Bulb Ornament

5. KAZI Cactus Planter Ornament 1 — $30


Unique and colorful, this cactus planter ornament adds a touch of fun and delight to any tree. It’s handwoven by artisans in Rwanda using raffia and sweet grass. 


KAZI is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and was founded with the purpose of alleviating poverty across rural Africa. All their products are handmade with local materials. KAZI reinvests their profits back into their artisans by developing training initiatives to help rural farmers become artisans and teaching existing craftspeople new techniques.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Cactus Planter Ornament 2

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FOR THE HOME

6. Will & Atlas Ticking Stripe Holiday Stocking — $39


This Ticking Stripe Holiday Stocking will be a beautiful, neutral addition to your Christmas decor. Handmade in Bangladesh by talented artisans, the stocking is made of 100% cotton and naturally dyed. 


Will & Atlas is a woman-owned company whose products are all expertly handcrafted by artisans in Bangladesh using traditional techniques. All their artisans are paid living wages and work in safe environments.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Ticking Stripe Holiday Stocking

7. Swahili African Modern Berry and Natural Maila Milulu Reed Basket — $88 to $108


This stunning red and white basket will be a whimsical addition to your home this holiday season. Reminiscent of candy canes, each basket is handwoven with Milulu grass, which can be sustainably harvested without removing the entire plant. 


Swahili African Modern’s products are all handcrafted by the Wolof women of Senegal, who are experienced, traditional basket weavers. The artisans make their products from the comfort of their villages and have become the primary source of income for their families. Swahili African Modern is Fair Trade Certified, so all their artisan makers earn living wages and work in safe conditions.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Berry and Natural Maila Milulu Reed Basket

8. Amante Marketplace Kophinos Basket in Gold — $44


Handmade in Vietnam with woven seagrass, the Kophinos basket shimmers and shines. Beautiful and versatile, this basket can be used outside of the holiday season to elevate your everyday decor. 


Amante Marketplace is a woman-owned company whose products are all handwoven with native, sustainably sourced seagrass by expert artisans in Vietnam. They pay all their artisan partners fair, living wages for their work.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Kophinos Basket in Gold

9. Anchal Project Graph Small Throw Pillow in Rust — $49


Hand-stitched with 100% GOTS-Certified organic cotton, this festive pillow cover is a wonderful way to add a touch of Christmas flair to your living space. With its geometric pattern and warm color, the contemporary design is sure to inspire. 


Anchal is a non-profit organization that is Fair Trade Certified, ensuring all their artisan makers are paid fair wages and work in safe conditions. All their products are handmade in India using eco friendly dyes, organic cotton, and natural fibers.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Graph Small Throw Pillow in Rust

10. Kazi Multicolor Pom Pom Garland — $44


A natural way to elevate your home, this boho-inspired garland is handmade by artisans in Uganda using natural, locally sourced raffia and banana fibers. 


KAZI is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and uses natural fibers and natural, food-safe dyes to make their stunning products. KAZI reinvests their profits to expand artisan development by training rural farmers to become artisans and training existing craftspeople new techniques.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Multicolor Pom Pom Garland

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FOR THE TABLE

11. Hilana: Upcycled Cotton Kayseri Upcycled Tablecloth and Napkin Set in Red — $110


Adorn your dinner table with this festive upcycled tablecloth that comes with a matching napkin set. This traditional, flat-woven Turkish peshtemal is made with half recycled cotton and half natural cotton, and it was produced using methods to ensure zero waste. 


Hilana: Upcycled Cotton is a woman-owned company who creates jobs for marginalized communities and pays their weavers a fair, living wage. All their products are handwoven by artisans in Turkey who use zero-waste, chemical-free techniques.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Kayseri Upcycled Tablecloth and Napkin Set in Red

12. Village Thrive Mixed Macrame Coaster Set — $45


These handwoven cotton macrame coasters are intricately crafted to be one-of-a-kind. Rest any glasses or candles on these coasters to protect your furniture while added warmth and texture to your space. 


Village Thrive works with artisans in Bali, Indonesia who use traditional heritage techniques to create all their goods in small batches. Village Thrive ensures the livelihood and ethical treatment of their makers by visiting production sites and meeting with the artisans, who all receive fair pay. 



Eco friendly christmas decorations Mixed Macrame Coaster Set

13. Kazi Metallic Gold + Silver Napkin Ring Set — $30


A dazzling way to elevate your tablescape, this ethically made napkin ring set is handwoven in Rwanda using natural sisal and sweet grass. It’s also colored using organic dyes and has the Fair Trade Nest Seal of Transparency. 


KAZI’s products are made from locally sourced, all-natural fibers and only use natural and food-safe dyes. As a member of the Fair Trade Federation, KAZI implements fair trade practices across their organization, like living wages and safe working conditions.


Eco friendly christmas decorations Metallic Gold + Silver Napkin Ring Set

14. Archive New York Chiapas Plaid Table Runner — $88


With its vivid, dark hue, this ethically made, 100% cotton table runner is a great choice for elevating your dining table. Its expertly handcrafted using traditional footlooms by artisans in Chiapas, Mexico. 


Archive New York works to preserve heritage artforms by exclusively working with artisan weavers in Mexico, Guatemala, and India. All their products are slow made, and the artisans making them all receive living wages. 



Eco friendly christmas decorations Chiapas Plaid Table Runner

15. Anchal Graph Placemat Set — $28


This bold, bright red placemat just screams “Christmas!” when paired with a green tablecloth or table runner, or wintery white coasters. Each placemat is made with 100% GOTS certified organic cotton and naturally draws in the eye with its modern, grid-inspired geometric design. 


Anchal creates beautiful and contemporary organic home textiles with a new take on the traditional heritage Kantha quilting technique from north India. 



Eco friendly christmas decorations Graph Placemat Set

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