Sustainable Gifts for Her – the Eco Fashionista

When shopping for the environmentally-conscious lady, it can be difficult to find that perfect gift.  There are some things you should consider - will she actually use this?  Does this fall in line with her values?   

Here are a few suggestions that will help make your sustainable gift shopping easy as pie.  All women owned, small businesses focused on sustainability and making the world a better place.  It's also ALL VEGAN too!  


Zero Waste Scrunchies – grab a pack or singles

Who doesn’t love cute, sustainable hair accessories? She’ll enjoy the luxuriously soft and silky Tencel and banana fabrics in a convenient scrunchie to style her outfit.  Each zero waste scrunchie from VALANI is sustainably made from leftover fabric scraps to minimize waste. SHOP NOW.


Hemp Dog Bandana

Does she have a fur baby that she loves to show off?  VALANI'S hemp dog bandanas have a slip through collar tunnel so it doesn't get lost.  Her dog will enjoy the many benefits of hemp in a convenient & super cute dog bandana. 

She’ll be Instagram ready with matching outfits with her favorite pup.  Each zero waste dog bandana is sustainably made from leftover fabric scraps to minimize waste.  SHOP HERE.


Cami – Tencel or Hemp 

This chic, timeless style has no bra hardware making it versatile and easy to wear. With the adjustable back ties, this camisole easily fits different body types ensuring that she'll feel comfortable in any situation.  Tie the outfit together with a matching scrunchie.    SHOP HERE.



Coconut Shell Earrings & Pendants

Coconuts are amazing and make the best things - including jewelry!  Coco & Souls create sustainable coconut wood shell earrings handmade from repurposed coconut shells from the Pacific shores in El Salvador. Delicately crafted natural eco-friendly jewelry.  SHOP HERE.


Plant Based Candles

Begonia & Bench's candles are cold poured in small batches using plant waxes and artisanal fragrances.  Each candle is carefully polished and wrapped in eco-friendly packaging to protect the hand-finished recycled glass.  A tree is planted for every candle sold. SHOP HERE.


Vegan Lipsticks & Nail Polish

All of Cupid & Psyche’s products are bee friendly, cruelty free, vegan friendly and hand poured.  You can’t go wrong with classic shades of pink nail polish or lipstick.  SHOP HERE.


Clean Beauty 

If she's into the sustainable lifestyle, chances are - she loves clean beauty products.  Fyve products are vegan, cruelty-free, purely natural, non-GMO, non toxic, fair trade, truly sustainable, synthetic-free, and made in small batches in the USA.  Wow...that's a mouthful, but she's gonna appreciate it for sure!  


Sustainable Sneakers

Pink sneakers?  Yesss please!  Sustainable footwear brand for the empowered woman and it's super cute!  AVRE uses recycled plastics bottles to craft trendy and comfy footwear.  


Reusable Makeup Pads

If she wears makeup, she’ll love this! Clean Circle makes reusable bamboo makeup remover pads and skincare pads. Products are shipped in eco-friendly packaging with a portion of the shipping cost used to offset carbon emissions.

Charitable Donations

The philosophy behind sustainable living is to be environmentally conscious and make positive changes in your everyday life which will help protect the environment.  So maybe she's just trying to live more minimally and loves helping charities.   How about donating to animal sanctuaries in your friend's name?  She'll get that warm, fuzzy feeling of making a difference and you'll feel good about it too!
Erin Regan Animal Sanctuary and Rescue works tirelessly to save abused and unwanted farm and companion animals through foster, adoption, and education. The rescue is entirely volunteer-based and depends on private donations to provide care for more than 60 animals on the 40-acre facility. CHECK IT OUT HERE. 

Tassels & Totes - Handmade by Artisans

These adorable tassels can go anywhere!  She can hang these cuties on her favorite tote bag, backpack, keychain charm, tree ornament, or hang as a car tassel accessory! Each Frida Pompom Tassel has a unique beautifully embroidered crown made with felt and yarn.
All Xula Handmade items are 100% handmade in small batches by indigenous artisan women artisans in Mexico. Each stitch and item is completely unique and one-of-a-kind, so you'll never find two that are exactly the same!  SHOP HERE.
I hope you've found something on this list helpful!'s not sustainable if she's not going to use it.  And if someone is shopping for you....feel free to forward this gift guide to a friend! 

Shop consciously and shop small whenever possible.  

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