03 Dec Eco-Conscious Gifting: Fashion Edition
The Christmas holiday is fast approaching, so now is the time to visit the Verte Luxe Holiday Shop. It’s the go-to online boutique for everything you need to make merry. And this quick “Eco-Conscious Gifting: Fashion Edition” guide will help you find just the right item for everyone on your list.
Softwear: Joggers + Hoodies
These are the softest, most comfortable sweatpants you’ll ever wear! Each pair is made in Brooklyn, USA, at a state-of-the-art sustainable manufacturing facility using high-quality, natural fabrics from family-owned mills. Relax in these high-quality, pilling-resistant and no fade modal French terry designed to retain their shape and soft feel, so you can travel in style and comfort. Price: Starting at $78.
Conges: Scarab Charm
Add this 14-karat solid gold oval charm to any chain. Choose from a variety of crystals to personalize the piece. From the Scarab and Ancient Egypt Collection, each charm symbolizes change, transformation, self-empowerment, achievement, and immortality. Ancient civilizations believed the Scarab was a magical creature with protective powers, so they valued it for warding off evil and providing good fortune to the wearer. Price: $366.
The Noces: ABBIE Raffia Bucket Bag
Carry your essentials in this lovely bag made of 100% hand-woven raffia with 100% cotton lining and vegetable-tanned leather straps. Choose from Natural, Black, and Orange Brown. Price: $100.
Bohyne: Hair Pin with Swarovski Stones
Each nickel-free crescent moon is handcrafted and unique, so your loved one will be sure to cherish it for a lifetime. Signature flowers and Swarovski stones stand out against a sterling silver or 14-karat gold backdrop, then are hand-wired onto signature sterling silver hairpins. Price: $230.
Andeana Hats: Sacha Bucket Style
“Sacha” means tree or forest in Quechua, so this design features branches from the Tree of Life, which is the connection between all three layers of Heaven, Earth, and the Underworld. As a result, each 100% handmade Peruvian Bucket Style Sacha hat represents the calling in of more meaningful and spiritual connections to your life. Additionally, every Andeana piece includes one Chakana Aragonite Crystal Pin and a decorative intention band, which can be mixed and matched. Choose from a variety of colors, including black, dark brown, electric blue, and hunter green. Price: $185.
Seam Siren: Nettle Fiber Protective Shawl
Wrap yourself in purity and protection with a beautiful hand-knit shawl from the Himalayas. Each piece is one-of-a-kind and comes in a handful of beautiful designs created by the women of Bala. The nettle yarn is 100% wildcrafted and processed with no chemicals, in harmony with nature. Nettle is an ancient fiber that protects, fortifies and nurtures the spirit. In fact, the Nepalese villagers revere the fiber for its anti-histamine properties. This versatile shawl keeps you cool in warmer conditions, and warm during the cooler months. The most Eco-Friendly and Ethical garment in your wardrobe. Price: $129.
The Root Collective: Gaby Flat
Featuring a luscious suede, each pair is handcrafted in Guatemala from a genuine leather upper and lining. Items from The Root Collective are made to order, so please allow 4-5 weeks for delivery. Price: $128.
Sage Larock: SANA TERRA Legging
The limited-edition Såna Terra mesh legging is handmade in Los Angeles and perfect for the gym or the streets. Each pair features a sexy mesh inlay, high waist for added comfort, and is also made from our extra soft upcycled fabric. In fact, all Såna Terra activewear features high-quality Italian fabric, made from recycled plastic debris from the ocean and ghost fishing nets. As a result, our fabric and all colors have a high environmental and safety standard from Okeo-Tex 100, which means all garments are free from harmful chemicals and heavy metals. Additionally, a percentage of profits from each sale goes to support marine conservation non-profits. Price: $149.
Need more holiday inspiration? Check out our Last Minute Holiday Eco-Gift Guide and our post on Sustainable Winter Accessories.