Ethical Gift Guide for the Sustainable Shopper

This Holiday Season, let’s spread the word of ethical gift-giving! In this guide, we've compiled 6 awesome online places to do your shopping. Everything from home goods, jewelry, travel accessories, to headphones. Let's get shopping!

Home Decorating made Fair

For everything from table linens to desk organizers and vases, you can’t go wrong with Viva Terra. Their beautifully curated ethical collections are made by artisans in fair trade groups and are always eco-conscious when it comes to their materials.





Organic Basics

Everyday essentials make wonderful gifts, especially when they are made from GOTS certified organic cotton in Fair Trade factories. That is why PACT Organics make the perfect gifts. They have affordable organic cotton t-shirts, comfortable leggings and warm robes. Pact also has a great collection for the men in your life too.

Sustainably Made Speakers

Finding sustainable electronics is difficult, that is why House of Marley speakers and headphones are amazing pieces. Not only is is so difficult to find sustainably-made electronics, but House of Marley makes them accessible to, headphones start at just $12 and speakers at $30. These make the perfect gifts for the music lover who loves socially conscious shopping.








Ethical Adventure Gear

The holidays are a great time to start thinking about your next trip. United By Blue has wonderful outdoor gear, made to last and to travel. Like the cooler pictured below, and the adorable metal coffee cup. United By Blue strives to be an eco-conscious company and for every purchase they clean up one pound of trash out of the ocean.





Warm Winter Essentials

Staying cozy this time of year is essential. Liz Alig has beautifully make sweaters and winter accessories to cover you up and keep you cozy. Everything Liz Alig is made fair trade and designed so smart, these are pieces that you can gift and will see your friends wearing for years to come!


Cute + Ethical + Affordable Jewelry

Lastly, we can’t forget about giving beautifully made ethical jewelry from Fair Anita! Jewelry from Fair Anita is made from 90% recycled materials by artisans around the world paid 2-3X the minimum wage of the country they live in. And we just released our travel jewelry roll, which makes the perfect gift for the stylish travelers in your life.





That’s it, six great ethically-minded companies for your holiday shopping. Comment below if we missed your favorite ethical shops-- let’s make this a fair trade season for all!