A bit of advice as you choose eco-friendly stocking stuffers this year – if you can already visualize it in someone’s junk drawer, don’t buy it.
Does it matter if the stocking is actually “stuffed” with items? It doesn’t to us! A partially filled stocking of things your loved ones will actually enjoy and use is much more fun to dump out than dozens of useless items.
Here are some eco-friendly stocking stuffers our team (or the kids on our team) agreed we’d be happy to get this holiday season.
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When spring comes, your loved one will be ever so glad you thought of these. A good pair of sharp pruning shears is always handy, and when it comes to eco-friendly stocking stuffers, something useful always counts.
We’ve tried a LOT of shampoo bars and Ethique remains our favorite. Many women say they need less conditioner once they switched to bar shampoo. Kinder to the planet, Ethique comes in plastic-free packaging, plus you’re not paying for mostly water like bottled shampoo.
S’well stainless steel water bottles are beautiful and functional. And now they’ve got a water bottle that gives back. A percentage of proceeds go to the National Geographic Society to fund conservation and exploration.
Your loved one won’t care how weird it looks once they’ve tried it. At $6.99 for a two-pack, you might want to give them to everyone on your list. Trust us – they’ll thank you more than once!
By now you’ve read all about plastic in tea bags, so you know how important it is to brew plastic-free. These stainless infusers are reusable and will really up their tea game.
A decadent scrub made from Indian Basil and Rosewood essential oils plus a beautiful Labradorite crystal inside. You might want to get one of these (or other crystal items from Energy Muse) for yourself.
Naturally flavored, vegan, no synthetic colors, and sweetened with cane sugar
Natural oils and goat’s milk combine in a luxurious soap available in amazing scents.
A reusable alternative to cotton swabs, one NakedSwab can keep up to 2,000 disposable swabs out of the landfill.
Handcrafted soap, shampoo, and conditioner bars.
This organic lip balm contains no petrolatum or artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives.
Zero waste straws replace disposable plastic straws, and come with a carrying pouch.