To prove stocking stuffers can be thoughtful and exceptionally made, we’ve curated 15 of our favorite petite and ethical gifts in this eco friendly and fair trade stocking stuffer gift guide.
This guide features sustainable and responsibly made accessories, jewelry, and home goods, so you’re sure to find something for anyone on your list this holiday season. We’ve also sorted the stocking stuffers by price, so there’s an option for every budget! To explore more gift ideas, check out our Gifts Collection.
Fair Trade and Eco Friendly Stocking Stuffers: $55 & Under
1. Ettitude Bamboo Sateen Eye Mask — $24
This silky smooth, 100% organic bamboo lyocell eye mask is the equivalent of the ultra-plush softness of 1000 cotton thread count. Give the gift of resting in relaxation knowing that this stocking stuffer is hypoallergenic, OEKO-TEX certified organic, and ethically made in third-party certified factories.
The detailed geometric stitch pattern on this bandana makes it a unique and stylish accessory that can be tied to a tote bag, worn as a scarf, or wrapped in your hair. Made with GOTS certified organic cotton and made by artisans in Ajmer, India, this piece was crafted with softness and design in mind.
Anchal Project is fair trade certified by the Fair Trade Federation, which ensures all their artisan partners are paid fair living wages and work in safe conditions. All Anchal products are handmade in India only using eco friendly dyes, natural fibers, and organic cotton.
3. Pebble Lamb Rattle — $23
If you’re looking for an organic and fair trade gift for the little one on your list, this Lamb Rattle is the gift you need. Crafted by women artisans in Bangladesh using hand-knitted organic cotton, this rattle is not only safe for play but irresistibly plush and soft in the baby’s hands.
Pebble is a woman-owned company, Fair Trade certified by the World Fair Trade Organization, and a member of the Fair Trade Federation. Their baby and children’s toys are all ethically and sustainably produced without the use of electricity, which reduces the company’s carbon footprint and only uses natural materials.
Made with 100% GOTS certified organic cotton and available in four different botanical embroidery options, this tea towel is sure to add a touch of elegance and color to your kitchen.
Anchal Project is fair trade certified by the Fair Trade Federation and also runs DyeScape, a natural dye education, and training program. Their contemporary and geometric designs revolutionized the traditional Kantha quilting technique from north India and all their pieces are made using eco friendly dyes and natural fibers.
5. Coyuchi Solstice Chemise — $48
This serenely soft, GOTS organic cotton chemise features adjustable straps and side pockets for maximum comfort and convenience.
Coyuchi is an active member of the Textile Exchange, was a founding brand in the Sustainable Textile Exchange, and a supporter of the Chetna Organic Farming Cooperative. All their products are made with environmental and social sustainability in mind and have certifications for organic materials, GOTS, and Fair Trade.
Want to learn more about sustainable fashion? Read more on Made Trade Magazine!
6. Terra Thread Lok Makeup Pouch — $21
Great for carrying makeup, cosmetics, or even pencils or pens, this pouch is as versatile as it is stylish. With its minimalistic design and availability in 15 beautiful colors, we’re sure to have a pouch in all your favorite colors. The pouch is made with organic cotton canvas, dyed with GOTS-certified low impact dyes, and lead-free metal zippers.
7. Kazi Small Desert Rose Fan — $25
Made from elephant grass and colored using organic dyes, this small desert rose fan is a beautiful and vibrant way to add color and style to your home.
KAZI is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and implements fair trade practices, like fair living wages and safe working conditions, throughout their organization. All their products are made from all-natural fibers and local materials native to Africa that are readily available to their artisan partners.
Made from Mother of pearl and featuring hypoallergenic stainless steel posts, these elegant, hand-carved earrings undeniably elevate the outfit they are paired with. The mother of pearl is sourced as a byproduct of the food industry, and the earrings were made in the Philippines at a World Fair Trade Organization certified workshop.
Fair Trade and Eco Friendly Stocking Stuffers: $100 & Under
9. Coyuchi Unisex Waffle Robe in Fog — $98
Buttery soft, airy, and drapey, this waffle robe is the epitome of comfort. Made with GOTS certified cotton that was sourced and woven in Turkey, this robe will be an easy everyday staple.
Coyuchi is a supporter of the Chetna Organic Farming Cooperative, a founding brand in the Sustainable textile Coalition, and an active member of the Textile Exchange. They work exclusively with fair trade and earth-first manufacturers who use sustainable manufacturing practices like renewable energy, water recycling, and reduced waste.
10. Convivial Stoneware Candle Sets — $66
Sleek, modern, and elegant, this Stoneware Candle Set is a great stocking stuffer that doesn’t even need to be wrapped! Each set includes an individually handcrafted, 100% soy wax candle inside of a custom-designed Convivial box and matchbook set, so it’s ready to enjoy as soon as it’s unboxed.
Want to learn more about caring for stoneware? Read more on Made Trade Magazine!
11. Korissa Sada Recycled Clutch — $65
This hand-loomed, recycled chenille clutch combines the benefits of generous compartment space with the elegance of a compact and minimalistic design. Easily carry lip-gloss, keys, cards, and even your phone in this artisan-made clutch.
Give the gift of warmth and tenderness with this hand-knit, hand-dyed, 100% premium merino wool beanie. Incredibly soft and featuring a single cable knit pattern, this beanie is a gift that can be cherished and worn for years to come.
Baabushka’s wool products are handmade by Nepali women artisans who receive high wages for their work. Plus, for every purchase, Baabushka donates a portion of the total sale to Global Citizen, a non-profit working to end extreme poverty.
13. Anchal Naari Canvas Tote Bag – $58
Hand stitched to last, this GOTS certified organic cotton tote bag makes carrying the essentials in style easy. Each bag is handcrafted by artisans in India who receive fair pay for their masterful craftsmanship.
14. Coyuchi Sonoma Textured Apron — $58
Made with 100% GOTS certified organic cotton and featuring two large pockets, this textured apron is the perfect stocking stuffer for the chef or host/hostess in your life. The Sonoma Textured Apron is sure to instantly become an everyday staple.
15. KAZI Large Blue Night Hope Wall Basket — $70
This all natural Blue Night Hope Wall Basket perfectly combines functionality with style. Featuring a loop in the back for easy hanging, this basket can be used as both wall decor or as a functional catch all for keys, remotes, and more!