‘Tis the season for purposeful, sustainable, and joyful giving. As the holidays draw near it’s time to think about those that matter most and our stress-free, sustainable gift guide makes it easy. This year, we’ve hand-selected eight unique gifts that are guaranteed to make your loved ones smile. Check out our curated collection of holiday gifts, and their makers below, to learn more.
1. Revival Ceramics Tabletop Planter
Available in both Round Two and Ceramic Cylinder with Plinth, Revival Ceramics tabletop planters merge beauty and functionality with sustainability. The heirloom quality of these planters ensure they’re a gift that will last a lifetime and their versatility means they won’t go out of style. Add The Four, Round Two, or our 8-inch Cylinder to your Christmas gift list for the plant lover or design enthusiast in your life.
2. “The Original Watering Can”
Help your loved one reconnect with nature this holiday season with the Original Watering Can available through Leon & George. Perfect for the plant parent and the design lover, the Original Watering Can is much more than just a functional watering can. This streamlined, timeless design object, created by Peter Holmblad in 1978, makes watering your houseplants a pure pleasure. And when you are done, you don't have to hide it away – just leave it anywhere and enjoy it as a part of your home decor!
3. Flowerhead Tea
Flowerhead tea and chai is ethically sourced and hand-blended in small batches to sustain the tea lover on your gift list. Owned and operated by Karina Vlastnik, Flowerhead draws inspiration from the diverse terrain of Northern California and blends quality ingredients to pique the senses. With a wide range of teas to choose from, Flowerhead Tea offers something for everyone. Encourage your loved ones to slow down and embrace the ritual of drinking a cup of tea this holiday season with any of these deliciously blended, beautifully packaged Flowerhead teas.
4. Junto Coffee
Junto Coffee is the product of years of hard work and sourcing knowledge brewed to energize, motivate, and excite even the most notorious coffee snobs. Created by Alex Medina, who got his start over a dozen years ago at Greenville’s specialty coffee legend - Coffee and Crema, Junto boasts a diverse offering throughout the year and specializes in consistency across the board. This year, give the gift of a jumpstart into the new year -- we all need it.
5. Ratio Coffee “Ratio Six”
This holiday season, give that special someone the gift of world class coffee, in the comfort of their kitchen. The Ratio Six caught our eye with its sleek design and commitment to elevating the experience of home-brewed coffee. Founders set out to create a coffee maker that would measure up to the most advanced espresso machines on the market, bringing the selection of available coffee makers into the twenty-first century. As a bonus, this appliance is the perfect accompaniment to any Junto Coffee blend! Available in matte stainless, black, and white the Ratio Six is the perfect blend of quality and convenience guaranteed to keep the coffee aficionado in your life running all day.
Simple, convenient, and always there Baggu is the perfect gift for, well, anyone -- it’s the lightweight and long-lasting bag for everything. It’s a bag for the people and for the planet, according to Baggu creators. Ethically made from durable, ripstop nylon, Baggu minimizes waste and looks great. This is a must on any holiday gift list!
7. Happy Habitat Throw Blankets
Keep your loved ones warm this winter with a Happy Habitat luxury throw. Designed and produced by artist Karrie Dean, these premium blankets are the opposite of boring and scratchy, boasting a wide range of styles woven sustainably from recycled cotton. So what’s an artist doing making blankets? Blankets are the perfect canvas, explains Dean, and they’re the simplest way to breathe new inspiration into any room. We love Happy Habitat throws for their unique designs and incredible feel, and so will you.
8. Basik Candle
Travis Troyer and Allen Chen set out to create a candle that is extremely clean burning and has amazing scent throw, all while maximizing sustainability. Today, we know them as the incredible founders of Basik candles. Simple, sophisticated, and unisex, Basik candles are a holiday staple. These candles are hand poured, hand packaged, and always hand fragranced with beautifully earthy scents. Basik candles are the perfect holiday gift for anyone on your list. From best friends to family members, we can’t think of anyone who won’t love this product as much as we do.