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Sustainable and ethical Christmas gift guide: chic present ideas for her

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Megan Murray
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Struggling with your Christmas shopping? Fear not as we’ve sourced sustainable and eco-friendly gifts that give back in more ways than one. 

Scouring shops and online sites for the perfect gift for a loved one can be hard work.

But don’t worry, we’ve done all of the research for you and discovered plenty of presents that are both stylish and sustainable – because looking after the planet should be on everyone’s minds in 2019.

Whether you’re after make-up, clothing, accessories or something more useful, we’ve compiled a list of brands that manufacture with sustainability at the forefront of their business models. 

And the best part? You can order everything from the comfort of your own home. 

  • Boobs reusable shopping bag

    This 100% recycled material shopping bag is made from rescued plastic bottles and is made with strong stitching, so it’s perfect for doing that supermarket shop.

    £10, Kind Bag

  • Beeswax wraps

    Beeswax Wraps are good for the environment, keep your food fresher for longer and look pretty.

    from £10, Beeswax Wraps

  • Kind Jewellery necklace

    This unique necklace contains an ethically mined pink sapphire, set in 100% recycled 9ct gold sand finished by hand. 

    £465, Kind Jewellery

  • Kowtow cardigan

    This slouchy cardigan is both chic and cosy for the colder months. 

    £161, Kowtow

  • Aether Candle

    This Essence + Alchemy Aether Candle is designed to remind you of juniper and fir trees, perfect for winter.

    £48, Essence + Alchemy

  • Rosemary and lavender shampoo bar

    No need for a plastic bottle with this nourishing shampoo bar, which combats dandruff, improves scalp health and promotes hair growth.

    £6, WILD SAGE + CO

  • Harrods Collapsible Travel Cup

    Harrods and Stojo bring you this travel cup which is made from recyclable materials and aims to do its bit to tackle the single-use plastic problem. 

    £15, Harrods

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Megan Murray is a digital journalist for stylist.co.uk, who enjoys writing about London happenings, beautiful places, delicious morsels and generally spreading sparkle wherever she can.

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