15 Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Gifts for Her | 2022 Edition

Sustainable gifts for her

We curated the very best ethically elevated gifts — from fair trade jewelry to eco friendly bags — and we want to help you find thoughtful and meaningful gifts for your loved ones this Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa.

Whether you’re shopping for your mom, grandma, best friend, colleague, teacher, or partner, this guide to ethical and sustainable gifts for her will be your ultimate resource for discovering consciously made gifts for all the women in your life.

This list of curated gifts will give you a great overview of the diverse gifts we have to offer. Shop more Gifts for Her or visit our full collection to discover gifts for everyone on your list.

1. Ritual and Fancy Glass Tumbler Candle 12 oz — $34

Ritual and Fancy’s Glass Tumbler Candle is made with 100% soy wax, crafted in small batches and guaranteed to impress. With 15 different scents, a one-of-a-kind flower petal arrangement and pure essential oils, it’s easy to find the fragrance she’ll love! 

Ritual and Fancy is a woman-owned and POC-owned company. Each candle is hand-poured and free of harmful chemicals like phthalates, lead, dyes or parabens.

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2. Tiradia Cork Date Night Clutch — $105

This cork clutch is a beautifully crafted, handmade staple that seamlessly accentuates and compliments any style or outfit. Made from all-natural cork and dyed with natural, vegetable dyes, this PETA certified vegan clutch is the perfect ethically made bag to take out during the day or for going out in the evening.

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3. Bibol Nen Coconut Shell Candle — $49

The Nen Coconut Shell Candle is the gift that keeps giving! Hand poured with soy max into a beautiful coconut shell, once the candle has melted away after approximately 55 hours of burn time, the coconut vessel can be reused to hold jewelry or accessories. Phthalate free, non-toxic, and made without synthetic fragrances or dyes, this candle ensures a clean burn.

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4. Coyuchi Cloud Loom Unisex Robe in Slate — $148

Incredibly soft and unbelievably comfortable, this Coyuchi robe is a gift she’ll love! This Cloud Loom robe is not only durable and cozy, it’s also made with GOTS certified organic cotton and is Fair Trade certified. 

Coyuchi exclusively works with fair trade and earth-first manufacturers including small to medium-sized family businesses. Their products are made of sustainably-sourced materials like organic cotton and responsibly sourced linen.

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5. Sijo Eucalyptus Short Sleeve Dress in Sage — $70

Made with 95% OEKO-TEX Certified Eucalyptus Tencel Lyocell, Sijo’s dress is the perfect, cozy loungewear staple. Versatile and timeless, it’s easy to relax all day in this dress. 

Sijo adheres to Oeko-Tex certification standards, which include regulations that prevent harmful chemicals, pesticides and dyes from being used throughout the production and manufacturing process. Sijo’s eucalyptus lyocell fabric is created using a closed-loop system, reusing water and solvents within the production cycle to ensure minimal waste.

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6. Öko Living Chakra Energy Herbal Yoga Mat — $188

Yogis and yoga beginners alike love this hand-loomed, 100% GOTS-certified organic cotton herbal yoga mat. Dyed with Ayurvedic medicinal plant dyes, naturally antibacterial and antimicrobial, and featuring a non-slip natural tree rubber coated bottom, each part of this mat is thoughtfully crafted to provide an elevated yoga experience.

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7. Kyrgies Women’s Wool Slipper Slides in Oatmeal — $59

A pair of handmade wool slippers is a gift that can be used for years. Produced over the course of six weeks — with felted wool and vegetable-tanned soles — each pair of Kyrgies slippers is made to last.

All of Kyrgies’ pieces are made using centuries-old techniques by women artisans in Kyrgyzstan who are paid a living wage.

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8. Iron Oxide Mini Polaris Earrings — $125

Handcrafted with recycled metals, these Mini Polaris Earrings add a beautiful, ethically elevated touch of celestial elegance to any outfit. Choose between nine ethically sourced gemstones to adorn the earring, and the result is a statement piece that can be cherished for years to come.

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9. Moonshine Design Ginkgo Leaf Porcelain Matcha Bowl — $55

Handcrafted in Houston, Texas and featuring a delicate ginkgo leaf pattern, this porcelain matcha bowl is perfect for any recipe or beverage that needs mixing and pouring. Each bowl is wheel-thrown in small batches.

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10. Yewo Mwezi Recycled Earrings — $38

Yewo’s Mwezi earrings are thoughtfully and elegantly designed to elevate any outfit. They’re made from recycled brass and are crafted by artisans in Northern Malawi in a solar-powered, carbon-neutral workshop. 

Yewo embraces traditional techniques in their off-the-grid workshop and adheres to fair trade standards by investing in the local community and training and employing artisans living in rural poverty. Yewo’s employees also enjoy 21 days of paid time off per year, are paid a salary two to three times higher than the national average and have access to microloans, two healthy meals per day and individual health insurance.

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11. Nisolo Rosa Pouch in Black — $50

A great option for the tote lover on your list, this versatile and water-resistant leather pouch can be used to carry keys, cards, jewelry, makeup, and more. They’re handmade in an ethical factory in Peru, and all their artisan makers receive healthcare, a healthy working environment, and beyond fair wages.

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12. Ceremonia Double Basket Plant Hanger in Cream — $38

Whether you need a gift for your grandmother or niece, Ceremonia’s double hanging planter is an exceptionally functional and exceptionally well-made gift. Each piece is artisan-made in Bali, Indonesia, with handwoven cotton.

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13. Coyuchi Cirrus Throw Blanket in Spice — $148

Made from GOTS certified organic cotton, this gorgeous blanket features textural bands and cross color stripes, making it aesthetically pleasing all while keeping the thickness and coziness of organic cotton. 

Coyuchi partners with small- to medium-size family-run companies who use sustainable manufacturing practices to create their luxurious products. They work exclusively with fair trade and earth-first manufacturers who use organic cotton and responsibly sourced linen.

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14. L.Greenwalt Jewelry Confetti Necklace — $59

Striking and sustainably made, this necklace makes a thoughtful gift that will be treasured for years to come. This minimalistic necklace that symbolizes hope, optimism, and openness is a meaningful piece to give to a loved one right before the beginning of a new year.

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15. Terra Thread Dunia Tote Bag — $40

Super durable and lightweight, this tote bag is a great everyday accessory to carry all your essentials. It’s made with organic cotton canvas and dyed with GOTS-certified, low-impact dyes, making for a durable, sustainably made organic tote. Available in ten different colors, there’s a style for anyone.

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