With the incoming holiday season, there’s one thing on everyone’s mind, how to find a perfect gifts for their loved ones. Current global economy is not in perfect shape and neither is the ecological situation of our planet. What if I told you, that there is the way to improve both these things and get a perfect present for your loved ones? It really can’t it get any better than that.
Now all you have to do is choose a perfect present for your loved ones and enjoy it even more knowing that you did the right thing.
Showing that you care
The list of potential Eco-friendly gifts is endless. First you can decide on what type of gift would the person it is intended for appreciate. A gift of bath salts, natural body lotions or an eco-friendly shopping bag is always welcome, both because of its quality and practicality. In this way, just by doing every day chores they will feel good about themselves, knowing that they did something good for the world that they live in and for the nature that surrounds them. It just makes the same old mundane things more fun. Again on the plus side, man as a being of nature feels best when in touch with real, natural, unprocessed materials. It’s a clear win-win situation. You may also, creatively, buy your loved one a doormat made out of recycled flip flops. With incoming winter, no matter how beautiful season it may be, this gift may yet prove invaluable to the one that receives it.
The best way to make a contribution in fashion is to promote the idea that a fundamental interest in preserving the environment is itself fashionable.” – Giorgio Armani
Another great choice of an eco-friendly gift, for an eco-friendly Christmas, is an item of organic clothing. What this means is that these particular clothing items have been made from a natural materials such as, linen, cotton, silk and wool, but also, that they were farmed naturally, so that the emission of CO2 in the process was significantly lower than in ordinary agricultural process. In the process, it is aimed to reduce the amounts of pesticides and herbicides to the minimal level, as well as, to avoid the exposure of humans and animals to them. Also, a no small amount of it comes from recycled materials. These gifts healthier as well as more Eco-friendly, but may also be very stylish and elegant.
Real woolen scarves and sweaters will always be as in, as they are comfy and perfect for these cold winter days and nights. Why stop there, you can get your entire outfit eco friendly, as Gandhi once said, “be the change you want to see in the world”, what better way to show your support to the cause of the preservation of Earth, than be the walking representation of it. Buy your friends a printed bamboo leggings or hemp knit beanie. You can even get them some of the accessories made out of natural or recycled materials. The list is endless and all it takes is just a little of your willingness to start changing things for better.
Our planet is in desperate need of our help, now more than ever. On this holiest and joyous of seasons we should remember that everyone should do his part in order to save Earth. Just a small step in this direction may make a huge improvement in the change of things, because if we take care of our planet, our planet will take care of us.