This holiday season give a gift that does good. Not sure where to look? Here are some of our favorite ethical and sustainable shops for everyone on your list.
For the Chocolate Crazed
French Broad Chocolates creates small-batch, sustainably harvested chocolate confections. They work directly with cacao farmers and make all of their chocolates in house starting with the cacao bean and ending with pure bliss.
For the Caffeinated
Get Lit to Stay Woke with Larry’s Coffee. Their Fair Trade, Shade Grown, Organic coffee is sure to please any coffee drinker. Plus, 5% of Get Lit sales benefit the Durham Literacy Center, a nonprofit that provides free literary services to adults and out-of-school youth in Durham County, North Carolina.
For the Listmaker
Stay on track with a Lulu notebook printed on FSC-certified paper. Or you can even make your own custom notebook!
For the Spirited
Fair Game Beverage is a distillery and winery. They create Southern spirits using traditional techniques and ingredients from local, small family farms. The Flying Pepper vodka will take your Bloody Mary to the next level.
For the Aspiring Author
Give the gift of creativity with Lulu Junior’s bookmaking kits. They include everything a child needs to make a custom, print-on-demand book. Just add imagination!
For the Outdoorsy
Whether you’re a seasoned hiker r simply enjoy spending time on patios, Murphy’s Naturals will make any time outside more comfortable. Their candles create the perfect, bug-free ambiance.
Give the gift of diverting waste from landfills with CompostNow’s residential compost service. While you’re at it, you can treat yourself to a two weeks free service, too.
For the Squeaky Clean
Scrub a dub with Fillaree’s refillable, sustainable soap subscription. Their products smell amazing and help you break your dirty single-use plastic habit.
For the Fashion-Forward
Vert & Vogue curates mindfully-made clothing, accessories, and home goods. They are committed to providing high quality pieces from independent designers.
For the Person with Everything
Causes allows you to donate on behalf of your loved one to a cause they care most about.