As we edge closer towards the the Winter chill, organised shoppers are starting to get rather well prepared for this years festive season. But with conscious consumerism on the rise, shoppers are seeking gifts with purpose and passion.
We’ve compiled a list of our top brands, gifts and ideas for Christmas shopping with consciousness.
A firm favourite at W+H, this eye cream is an all natural, cooling and revitalising for tired or dry skin. It’s also a perfect pick me up for jet-lagged and dehydrated skin – so this one’s great for gifting the ultimate traveller.
Gift: £60 for a 50ml jar, which will last you a very long time
Why not gift someone positivity for a whole year?! Positive News is a constructive journalism magazine, offering independent reporting on progress and possibility, aiming to change the news for good.
Gift: Just £30 for a quarterly edition of all the good stuff
If you want to sparkle throughout the festive season – and hey, why not just continue sparkling throughout the whole of 2018 too? Then Eco Stardust have just the magic! They create biodegradable glitter – from trees. Kinder for your skin and for the planet, they make great stocking fillers too.
Pure Thoughts lovingly create the most beautifully scented meditation candles. Handmade with all natural soy wax and blended with oils that evoke the spirit and cultivate positive emotions, they’re the ideal gift for any candle lover. And why not recycle the jar afterwards by creating a gratitude jar?
Liha create beauty products that fuse their natural African roots, with a quintessentially British attitude – and they’re nothing but divine. Blending botanics with the natural and organic, their small but growing range is certainly a must for natural beauty lovers.
Cork yogi’s create incredibly grippy mats, from sustainable materials, whilst giving back – for every single yoga mat purchased. Cork yogi’s founder Lara, wanted to connect the east and the west through yoga, by creating a giving loop.
These guys make washable bags, purses and accessories from paper. But more than that, the finish is just exceptional… born and designed in Italy, this family run business have mastered a leather like quality, built to last – just from paper and natural wax. From plant pots, to purses, travel bags to clutches – you might just want it all, be warned!
Ime make perfumes that are free from toxins and crafted from 100% botanical and natural ingredients. With 9 scents, each one is designed to have it’s own muse – a character aroma to inspire feelings each day. They really do last too!
An ideal gift for those who love to get their healthy on, especially in the New Year, could be a cleanse package from the Healthy Juice company. Everything is designed with a Naturopath, cold-pressed, organic and they sell everything in glass bottles – which they’ll collect and re-use too.
If you want to spend a little more on something extra special, then why not treat a loved one to a trip to Daylesford Organic Farm. Set in the Cotswolds, The Daylesford Haybarn Spa is the ultimate gift for the spa lover. Relax in the healing lounge area, pop upstairs for a yoga class and dine in the farm fuelled resteraunt – all organic of course!