11 Sustainable Fashion Gifts for Christmas 2018

11 Sustainable Fashion Gifts for Christmas 2018

It’s that time of year again. We are all getting ready for Christmas parities and getting the ethical gifts for her and ethical gifts for him – just in time for the big day! However, this year there is a clear difference: people are looking for gifts from brands that are independent, sustainable and have a strong story to tell. Whether it is recycled gifts for her or cheap eco friendly gifts for him, there is now sustainable fashion gifts for everyone.

Sustainable Fashion has gone from strength to strength in 2018, which has led to a new movement of brands to enter the marketplace. This means we now have the luxury of a large selection of sustainable fashion gifts that back people, planet and animals.

At Compare Ethics – we only support unique fashion brands and are dedicated to sustainable fashion. This means all the brands listed here seek out to protect, the people who made the clothes, the planet and/or animals. Time has been taken to carefully curate a safe space so you can gift ethically this Christmas!

Let’s check out the leading sustainable brands of the festive season via the Compare Ethics Sustainable Gift Guide!

Zola Amour

One of the key drivers of sustainable fashion in 2018, is the reminder of the value of strong statement pieces. Zola Amour are leaders in timeless pieces. Each garment is carefully crafted using the best GOTS certificated organic cotton.

For  example, Zola Amour’s ethical jeans have been designed with two purposes –

  1. To get noticed!
  2. To be kind to the Earth. 

This is a great example of a statement gift that gives back too!

Zola Amour – Ethical Jeans

WYNAD

WYNAD Clothing is a perfect example of a gift that keeps on giving! For every piece sold gives 10% of the sale to women empowerment projects in India. Plus their unique sustainable styles mean you can add a splash of sass to the season.

Not sure what to choose for your sustainable fashion gifts but know they will love WYNAD? Get the gift card here.

WYNAD – Lotus Flower Kimono – £80

 

Know The Origin

Know The Origin are leaders in fairtrade and organic fashion. With strong processes, certitifcations and 100% transparent supply chains, this is a brand you can gift with confidence!

Check out the latest from KTO here or get your favorite people a sustainable fashion KTO gift card here.

KTO – Lodi Modal Dress – £38

 

Just AK

Stand up and be heard with Just AK’s ethical streetwear. This brand is not afraid to make a statement. All pieces are Fairwear certified and organic cotton – meaning that this Christmas you can gift solid streetwear that gives back too!

Just AK – Key Door Jumper – £32

Lyme Terrace

Want something for the man in your life? Look no further than Lyme Terrace. The friends duo came up with the brand after seeing no clear sustainable  alternative for guys.  So they went out and built Lyme Terrace – a brand that considers both the people and the planet at the core of  everything they do. This is the perfect set of sustainable fashion gifts for him!

Lyme Terrace – Organic Cotton and Recycled Polyester Desert Sweater – £75.00

 

Good Krama

Good Krama is a slow fashion label that produces high quality, versatile and trans-seasonal pieces. The brand blend cultural tradition of Cambodia with innovation by mixing hand woven krama-inspired fabrics with our modern designs.

Better still, Good Krama back their commitments via a dedicated impact tracker! So you can see in real time how they are protecting people and the planet.

 

Good Krama – The Chea Shirt 

The CHEA shirt is Good Krama’s take on the retro button-down shirt. The 100% bamboo version feels like a soft blend of silk and cotton with a beautiful draping that flows with the body.

 

Gung Ho

We all love that festive jumper that creates a strong talking point. Gung Ho is the Queen of the statement jumper. How about going with a sustainable statement this year for your favorite people this year?

The Puffin Lifesaver Jumper is the perfect trick for this! With a relaxed fit and emblazoned with bold colours, the puffin design offers a very modern and dynamic twist. Suitable for any occasion, pair with platform trainers and your best lipstick for effortless style in an urban-influenced look.

With every purchase Gung Ho donates £5 to a charity that campaigns against plastic pollution in our oceans. Making your sustainable fashion gifts go further!

Gung Ho – Puffin Lifesaver Embroidered Sweatshirt Dress – £155.00

People Tree

People Tree are the Godmother brand of sustainable fashion. Founded in 1991, this brand knows what it takes to build strong products that also love people and planet!

Boilersuits are back and People Tree have added the perfect sustainable twist. This 100% organic cotton  boilersuit is versatile across seasons, making the ideal gift!

People Tree – V&A Grafton Boilersuit – £85

Kathaa

Kathaa is a new ethical fashion brand.  It is the brainchild of the charity Nepal Youth Foundation UK (NYF) to raise money for its projects which help women and children in Nepal.  When you back Kathaa you are backing the protection of women in Nepal – 100% of Kathaa’s profits go to NYF.

 

Kathaa – HARIYO Women’s Mink/Green Jacket – £110

Kathaa’s clothing range has been made by beneficiaries of an NYF programme.  NYF freed these young women from childhood slavery and provided them with training in high-quality commercial tailoring.

 

RubyMoon

RubyMoon starts with strong materials that save the oceans. All of RubyMoon’s activewear is made from recycled fishing nets! This is then backed up with 100% net profits being used to support women entrepreners across the world.

When you give a RubyMoon gift this festive season, it means you are supporting a positive change to people and planet.

Check out the RubyMoon gift card here.

Helene Sports Legging – £62

WAWWA

WAWWA are dedicated to putting the planet first! When you back this brand you are backing: fair wages made by 100% organic cotton with water based inks.

This brand is the perfect sustainable fashion gift for the vegan or planet lover in your life!

WAWWA – Lost Highway Tee – £28 

 

We have now arrived in an era where our Christmas can have a postie impact on the world. For more ethical fashion gift information, check out the Compare Ethics full product range here. Join us for the sustainable fashion Christmas revolution.

 

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Written by Abbie