Tis’ the season to be jolly, kind and generous! We are always aiming to give our loved ones the perfect gifts, especially during the holiday season. We want to make them smile and feel special. But what does the perfect gift mean?
Often, in our quest for the impossible, we forget the real meaning of gifting. Honestly, the perfect gift is not something one can see or touch. It is a feeling – the one love and caring.
Don’t get this the wrong way. It is amazing to surprise your favorite people with original presents. However, do not fail to remember that the one gift everyone would truly appreciate is the time and love you generously give them!
Besides this lyrical note, today, we want to share with you some conscious gift ideas for the most loved men in your life. Here they are (the gifts, not the men):
NORDGREEN PIONEER WATCH
€298 (on sale), €372 (regular price)
Want to give your loved one a gift to never take off. Then this timeless Danish design by Jakob Wagner is the perfect option. Plus, it comes with interchangeable straps for more versatility.
Why is NORDGREEN #konshas? The brand is B-Corp Certified. It is committed to supply chain traceability and fair working conditions. Furthermore, NORDGREEN’s office in Copenhagen is carbon neutral and relies on renewable energy.
POINT SELLIER CACTUS LEATHER WALLETS
Traditional design, surprisingly spacious storage and cruelty-free leather… What else could one wish for in a wallet?
Why is POINT SELLIER #konshas? The brand’s products are handmade by local artisans in Tunisia. It uses only organic cactus leather and bamboo fabric.
TWOTHIRDS WARM SWEATEr
If you want to stick to tradition, a nice and warm sweater is the gift every man would appreciate.
Why is TWOTHIRDS #konshas? The brand relies solely on organic, biodegradable and recycled materials. It aims to use less resources like land and water as well as to minimise its carbon footprint. TWOTHIRDS produces entirely in Europe and is committed to fair wages and close supplier relationships with the goal of increasing transparency.
Is the guy you have in mind a fan of sneakers? Then better consider the wide selection that Veja offers to find the perfect design and color for him.
Why is VEJA #konshas? Since 2005, VEJA has been mixing social projects, economic justice, and ecological materials to create its popular sneakers in a different way. The brand’s production happens in high-standard factories in Brazil using Brazilian and Peruvian organic cotton, Amazonian rubber as well as a number of innovative and recycled materials.
NAE VEGAN BELT
This elegant and modern vegan belt is made with microfibers manufactured in a system free of CO2 emissions. We are sure you know someone who will love it!
Why is NAE #konshas? The brand is transparent about the variety of cruelty-free materials it uses, including leather made from pineapple leaf fibres, organic cotton, cork, cord, recycled PET. NAE works with four factories in Portugal and Spain that share the its values in terms of social and environmental responsibility.
HORIZN STUDIOS LAPTOP BAG
Looking for a present for a workaholic? We have an idea.
Why is HORIZN STUDIOS #konshas? The brand uses only cruelty-free materials and recycled packaging. Additionally, it is committed to timeless design, circularity and carbon footprint offsetting. In 2020, it launched Horizn Together, which in collaboration with the online learning platform Kiron, provides displaced and disadvantaged youth with access to free education.
CIRCULAR & CO. REUSABLE ESSENTIAL
£24.95 (approx. €29)
You know the biggest fan of hot drinks? This set of a reusable cup and bottle could be the one thing this guy would simply love.
Why is CIRCULAR & CO. #konshas? The brand’s reusable essentials are made from recycled plastic and are 100% recyclable. Plus, they are made to last and have a 10-year lifespan.
This timeless and practical backpack is perfect for everyday use but also for trips. Plus, it is made from recycled materials and organic cotton.
Why is ECOALF #konshas? The brand is B-Corp Certified and PETA-approved. It is committed to supply chain and environmental impact transparency. Additionally, ECOALF’s objective is to reach zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. The brand is also behind the ECOALF Foundation that aims to promote the selective recovery of waste to minimise its harmful environmental effect.
WILL’S VEGAN STORE HIKING BOOTS
Does he enjoy hiking? If so, he will for sure appreciate a pair of vegan waterproof hiking boots.
Why is WILL’S VEGAN STORE #konshas? The brand uses vegan and recycled materials and it has been certified carbon neutral since 2016. In 2020, it introduced its first fully biodegradable sneaker.
$128 (approx. €121)
One thing is sure – you can never make a mistake with an organic cotton shirt.
Why is OUTERKNOWN #konshas? The brand prioritises resale, repair, and recycling programs and aims to be 100% circular by 2030. It is transparent about its partners and ensures healthy working conditions and fair wages within the whole supply chain. OUTERKNOWN is a member of the Fair Labor Association, the Textile Exchange, Sustainable Apparel Coalition and Fair Trade USA.
KOMODO organic cotton pyjamas
Ok, who would not like a nice cotton PJ set for the cold winter nights?
Why is KOMODO #konshas? The brand has been committed to creating eco friendly fashion since 1988. It is GOTS-certified and is a member of the Soil Association. KOMODO produces its garments in factories in Kathmandu, Bali and India, and ensures healthy working conditions and fair opportunities within its supply chain. It is also a member of 1% for the Planet and donates to the Sumatran Orangutan Society.
BAABUK KANGA SLIPPERS
These handmade slippers are light, compact, and flexible. They are made form natural wool uppers from New Zealand sheep and are mulesing-free.
Why is BAABUK #konshas? The brand is transparent about its materials and their sourcing. BAABUK chose Nepal as its manufacturing hub for its slippers and boot-bodies for the chance to make a positive impact in a local community. It is B-Corp Certified and aims to provide good working conditions and 25% higher salary than the national average.
If the men in your life would appreciate a soft pair of underwear, we have found the right one for them!
Why is VATTER #konshas? The brand produces its underwear exclusively under the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS), the world’s leading standard for the processing of textiles from organically grown natural fibers. The manufacturing happens in Turkey, India and Portugal – in factories that share VATTER’s environmental and social values and practices.
QNOOP TROPICAL STRIPE SOCKS
These bright and colorful socks are made from GOTS-certified cotton and have a biodegradable button so that no sock can get lost.
Why is QNOOP #konshas? The brand keeps its production within Europe to minimise its footprint. Its products are designed in the Netherlands and produced in Portugal. QNOOP ships with bike-couriers and electric transport as much as it can.
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