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Christmas is right around the corner and you’re kind of freaking out because you’re determined to go low-waste but have no idea what to get her?
If you or your mom are practicing being more sustainable, then these gifts are perfect for her!
These zero-waste gifts for mom are meaningful and sustainable, she’ll have to love them! These are 13 gifts for your mom that she’ll actually use.
1. Sustainable Tote
If your mom can’t go out without bringing the whole house with her, then this is the perfect gift! This brand is completely vegan and the best part is the whole lining is made from 100% recycled bottles. So if you’re thinking of getting her a tote opt for this sustainable one (it’s super stylish too)!
2. Sustainable Watch
Who knew there were sustainable watches?? This brand is great because they use recycled material for their watches, the bands are vegan and made from raw material without any toxins, and they offset all their carbon emissions when shipping to customers! They are committed to keeping their carbon footprint low while also making quality watches. Major plus: they’re gorgeous!
3. Svulme Vase
Spice up your mom’s home with these gorgeous handmade vases! Gift it alongside a fresh arrangement from a florist near you.
4. Sustainable Clothes
The most sustainable way to get new clothing items is to thrift! There is soo many benefits to thrifting like saving money, resources, and waste. This website is great and has TONS of clothing items to look through. Get $10 off your first order here.
5. Clean Makeup
So much of the makeup we currently use contains ingredients that are awful for our skin. Clean makeup is a wonderful gift to give your mom to help her take care of her skin while also giving her a beautiful look.
6. Zero-Waste Earrings
These earrings are handmade with recycled metal scraps in a zero-waste facility. Who doesn’t love jewelry that keeps extra waste from the landfill?
7. Christmas Sweater
This sweatshirt is handmade with cotton and super cozy and cute. You can also add customizations if you choose. Plus, Etsy also ships carbon neutral.
Related: How to Gift Wrap Sustainably: 8 Tips
8. Biodegradable Phone Case
I absolutely love Pela Case and everything they stand for! They are the first brand to start making biodegradable phone cases. They have one for almost every phone and they started making cases for Airpods too! They also have a great buy one get one free promotion going on, so get one while it lasts!!
9. Bamboo Cutting Board
If your mom is the type of person that gets excited by things like cutting boards, then this gift is perfect. Especially if she spends a good amount of time in the kitchen! You can get 10% off with my code: farahaljallad.
10. Natural & Clean Cleanser
Show your mom you care about her health and skin with natural and clean skincare products that will make her glow! The bottle is made of glass and the cap is made with bamboo and has a plastic lining inside it. This cleanser can also be used as an exfoliator and moisturizer.
11. Personalized Glass Straw
What’s the perfect way to introduce your mom to reducing her waste? Glass straws! Whether she is already into zero-waste or not, these really are the perfect gift. You can customize a straw and embed a name or phrase onto the straw, which is the cutest and most meaningful thing. This brand also has tons of different straw options that are cute and sustainable!
12. Sustainable Shoes
If your mom loves shoes, getting her a sustainable pair would be the ultimate gift for her and the planet. Rothy’s is the way to go when looking for sustainable quality shoes, that are both cute and practical. They make their shoes from 100% recycled plastic, that otherwise would’ve ended up in a landfill. I really can’t think of a better alternative!