Whether you are celebrating Valentines Day or just looking for a lovely conscious gift for a friend, here is a warp of some unique, beautiful sustainable gift ideas.
‘You’ll always have a pizza my heart’.
Love and friendship are in the air. If you are looking for some creative yet sustainable gifts for your loved ones, check out some of our ideas below. Gifts should tell a story, one that is ethical and holds a deeper meaning. From unique fashion items, meaningful jewllery, organic champagne and wines, intimate candles – we are little something for everyone. Oh and we have some special discounts for you too.
FOR LOVE RITUALS: AFRICOLOGY
If a little extra romance is what you are looking for, check out Africology Love Rituals Massage Candles. Each candle is uniquely designed and handcrafted by ceramic artists in South Africa – making them one of a kind. The candles are also made from soya, which creates a warm massage to enhance any bedroom experience. The gift lives on not only by supporting unemployed artisans in South Africa, but also can live on as a ceramic pot long after the candle is gone.
Conscious discount: Get 30% off all massage candles for the month of February, use the code Love2019 for S$35 instead of S$50.
FOR THE WILD & ADVENTUROUS ONE: PURNAMA
Gift a WildFlower Bracelet from Purnama. These upcycled products are part of their Java Collection, which are handcrafted from recycled tire tubes and repurposed discarded single-use plastic from local stores in Java, Indonesia. If you are looking for sustainable leather replacements, this is a great option that still gives the fierceness you might be looking for. You can feel extra good about this gift as part of the proceeds go towards protecting the environment.
Conscious discount: From 7 to 14 of February use the code 20VAL2019 for 20% off.
FOR THE FASHIONISTAS: BALIZA
If you’ve got a fashion lover on your hands, this bohemian off the shoulder top is a striking piece that is good for people and the planet. Handmade in Ladli, a vocational center in India by Gudri women, this is a gift that makes a difference. The material is also organic cotton – soft, subtle and sustainable.
Spruce up from S$79.
FOR THE ROMANTIC GESTURE: FLO JEWELLERY
If you’re looking for jewellery with a deeper touch – check out FLO JEWELLERY’s signature heart chakra balancing collection. Encourage self-love and bring in more love with these beautifully ethically made earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. Each piece expresses different characteristics essential to growth and well-being.
Conscious Discount: Get 10% off with the code GITNBLOVE19 on the Heart Chakra Collection.
FOR A CELEBRATION: SPARKLE
Did somebody say cheers? Ching ching with this premier cru organic rose champagne. This romantic gift set comes with organic and sustainable chocolates, a gift box and an ice-bucket. A complete sparkling gift!
Get the gift set for S$110, order here.
FOR GLITTER SISTERS WITH A CONSCIENCE: HUNTER + BOO
Add a little sparkle to your loved ones day with this biodegradable, plant-based glitter! But what’s it made of? The glitter is made from a biodegradable film, which is derived from sustainable and renewable raw materials such as rayon & glycerin (plant derived). It is certified marine and wastewater compostable, vegan-friendly, meaning it is 100% safe for the environment, animals and our oceans. Less bitter, more glitter!
Get your sparkle on from S$12.
FOR THE GIRLY TRAVELLER: SUI BY SUE MUE
Whether you going on a picnic, a trip or a date, this top is ‘a shore thing’. Made from organic cotton, responsibility in India, Sui really believes in saving and re-using resources as much as possible. From upcycling fabric scraps, using recycled packaging, certified sustainable materials and azo-free dyes, you can rest assured this is a conscious gift.
Get it while its on sale for S$55 instead of S$75.
FOR PERSONALISED GIFTS: GIFTS LESS ORDINARY
If you’re looking for that extra personalised touch, check out the range of products available on Gifts Less Ordinary. They have a socially conscious section where you can find gifts like this recycled leather personalised passport holder or fairtrade cotton canvas make up pouches or customised pillows.
Find gifts from S$23 and above.
If you are looking for more ideas, check out this list of conscious gifts under S$50!