The Handbook’s Eco Edit returns with a Christmas special. If you’re in the market for heartfelt, unique presents with a conscience, we’ve got you covered with our edit of the best sustainable gifts to shop this festive season. From beauty buys to fashion picks, here’s how to do Christmas the eco way.

The Best Sustainable Fashion Gifts

Christmas is a great time to gift someone some keep-forever knitwear that they will want to look after for years to come. Some sustainable brands we’re loving include Skall Studio, a Danish label dedicated to effortless, elegant and feminine styles with a sustainable and conscious approach, as well as The Odderside for something a little more fun and lively, Their Bubble sweater would make a great gift for a teen girl.

46th stich jacket

46 Stitch’s quilted jacket is the perfect piece to gift a fashion fan who loves a bit of boho chic. Reversible with a cute ditsy print on one side and a vintage-inspired denim design on the other, it offers two pieces for the price of one, all sustainably and small batch made.

Denim Star Reversible Quilted Jacket – Limited Edition, £239, 46 Stitch


The Best Sustainable Beauty Gifts

Beauty lovers will be glowing, nourished and pampered head to toe with our edit of the best sustainable beauty buys. There are starter sets from the celeb skincare favourite, natural deodorants from conscious names and sustainable and indulgent in equal measure bath salts.

hand serum

We dare you to find a better hand cream than BIOEFFECT’s serum – the perfect stocking filler to pop in their handbag.

EGF Hand Serum, £39, BIOEFFECT


The Best Sustainable Home & Lifestyle Gifts

Finally, if homeware is more their thing, we’ve handpicked some gorgeous brands that get brownie points for both style and sustainability. From 46 Stitch’s sweet children’s pillows to Dinosaur Designs’ stunning glassware to towel sets that will make your bathroom feel like a five-star hotel, we’ve got a gift for all tastes covered. Plus some sustainably sourced lifestyle picks from Ocean Bottle – the reusable bottle brand that does as good as it looks – and the fully biodegradable phone case label to know, Pela.

46th stitch pillow

Handmade in tiny batches from fabric remnants, these adorable cushion covers come with a little pocket that little ones will love housing their favourite little teddy in.



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