10 Exceptional Eco Vegan Gift Ideas for This Holiday Season

Sustainable Vegan Gifts
Elizabeth Magalski

Whether you’re shopping for friends, family, or are vegan yourself, this is the ultimate eco-friendly vegan gifting guide for you. You’ll find a diverse selection of sustainable vegan gift ideas — including chic women’s accessories and artisan home goods — for Christmas, Hanukkah, or any other special occasion this holiday season. 

We believe in empowering our customers by providing transparency for every product and enabling shoppers to sort through any of our seven values, including vegan. Our vegan goods are completely free of any animal products and are produced in consideration of people and the planet.

In this guide, we’ve curated some of our favorite gift ideas for this 2020 holiday season — from bags using new innovative vegan fibers to eco-friendly home decor using natural and recycled materials. If you’re looking for even more gift ideas, shop our full collection of Vegan Gifts here.

1. Hozen Cinch Bag in Tiger — $125

For the one on your list that likes to make a statement, this bold orange compact bag from Hozen is the perfect accessory. The chic, eco vegan bag is made from Italian biopolyoil animal-free leather derived from grains, recycled plastic and organic cotton twill lining, and recycled plastic thread. Hozen is a luxe vegan brand producing all of their high-fashion bags in Los Angeles, California. 

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eco-friendly vegan purse gift

2. Minna Stripes and Blocks Scarf — $78

MINNA’s one-of-a-kind geometric scarf is sure to be among your recipient’s favorite gifts this season.

This 100% cotton all-vegan scarf was handwoven by weavers earning fair wages in a family-run cooperative in Mitla, Mexico.

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Minna ethical vegan scarf gift

3. L. Greenwalt Cyanea Tassel Earrings — $84

This unique vegan gift from L.Greenwalt Jewelry is sure to be cherished year after year! The brand handcrafts classical, modern, and architectural statement pieces from responsibly sourced, ethically mined, or recycled metals. And the castings for all of L.Greenwalt Jewelry’s pieces are sculpted using a vegan carving wax.

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Eco-friendly vegan jewelry gift - earrings from L.Greenwalt

4. Slash Objects Mirror in Gris — $165

Likely the chicest mini mirror you’ll find anywhere, Slash Objects’ desk and table accessories are made using recycled rubber and accented by beautiful brass detailing. The mirror matches perfectly with Slash Objects’ other desk accessories, too.

Slash Objects is a women-owned company making all of their pieces in Brooklyn, New York, and paying all employees living wages.

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Gray vanity mirror from Slash Objects - eco friendly vegan gift

5. Sertodo Copper Cocktail Set— $250

This recycled copper cocktail set includes all of the essential accessories for concocting vegan cocktails in a home bar. It’s a gift sure to be loved by expert mixologists and newbie home bartenders alike!

Sertodo Copper is an international cooperative of master artisans based in Austin, Texas and Michoacan, Mexico, crafting quality goods from 100% recycled copper using heritage techniques.

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Sertodo Copper recycled copper cocktail set vegan gift

6. Bloom & Give Mel Vegan Clutch — $220

These gorgeous wristlet bags from Bloom & Give can be transformed from travel organizer to a wallet or to a unique clutch, making them versatile pieces that will be well-loved for many seasons to come. Bloom & Give is a fair trade brand partnering with small cooperatives who use heirloom crafts and traditional embroidery, weaving, and hand-dyeing techniques to create one-of-a-kind accessories.

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Navy and pink striped vegan clutch bags from Bloom & Give

7. Studio Variously Katha Organic Cotton Throw — $259

If you’re looking to give a truly memorable gift this season, Studio Variously’s handmade Katha throw is a special piece that they’ll treasure for decades.

The eco-friendly vegan gift is woven from rain-fed organic cotton that is left un-dyed and embroidered using thread that has been naturally dyed. This earth-friendly luxurious throw was woven slowly and ethically by master artisans in India.

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Organic cotton throw - eco friendly vegan gift

8. Middle Kingdom Lotus Root Porcelain Vase— $97

A fresh take on ancient Chinese porcelain craftsmanship, these beautiful vases from Middle Kingdom are a true work of art. Each of Middle Kingdom’s pieces are finely crafted by skilled artisans using only the finest clays, glazes, and color blends in the ancient kiln city of Jingdezhen, China.

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Middle Kingdom porcelain vases - ethical vegan gift

9. Azizi Life Akaneri Woven Bowls — $22 to $44

These intricately crafted bowls from Azizi Life are elegant and functional pieces for the home that can be used to hold keys near the entryway, knick-knacks on a desk, or makeup on a vanity. They can also be mixed and matched and hung on the wall to create a striking basket wall display.

The baskets were made from natural sisal fibers and forest grasses by artisans in Rwanda working in a fair trade environment.

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Fair trade and eco-friendly vegan baskets from Azizi Life

10. Organic Chore Jacket in Navy — $86

Super cozy and made from 100% GOTS-certified organic cotton, Anchal Project’s hand-embroidered jacket will be a go-to in your gift recipient’s closet. This organic jacket can be worn with denim for getting projects done in the house or topped over a dress to stay warm and comfy for fancier occasions.

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Organic Cotton Jacket from Anchal Project

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BONUS: Made Trade Gift Card

Can’t decide on a gift? Let them choose with a Made Trade gift card or digital gift card.

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