Ethical Gift Guide for the Sustainable Shopper


1. Maritime Woolies Cashmere Mittens

Made in Nova Scotia, Canada

Made locally in Nova Scotia from up-cycled cashmere sweaters. Each pair is unique and irresistibly soft.


2. Leah Alexandra Birthstone Necklaces

Made in Vancouver, Canada

Made to represent who and what you hold close to you; Whether that be your own birthstone or a loved one’s. Each gem is carefully selected to ensure the best composition of colour, cut and clarity.


3. Love Fresh Hand + Body Wash

Made in Toronto, Canada

Every Love Fresh recipe is made in small batches and formulated with the best ingredients from local and global sources. A gentle yet effective wash that is free of harsh detergents.


4. Thought Organic Cotton Pyjama Set

Made in China, ethically

This luxurious pyjama set is made from soft organic cotton. Cozy, warm, and relaxing, pyjamas are the thing that everybody wants, but few will actually indulge in. Inspired by slow fashion, these are designed to be a love-forever classic.


5. Harlow Candles

Made in Vancouver, Canada

Handmade non-toxic soy wax candles with pure essential oils for a natural scent and clean burn. Fashioned with a wood wick, this sound simulates a cozy fire. Approximate burn time is 40 hours.


6. Sattva by Sattva Boyfriend Sweatshirt 

Made in Nova Scotia, Canada

A true modern classic! Slightly longer length and sleeves make this feel oversized. Made in our favourite Bamboo French Terry/Fleece, they won’t want to take it off. The most comfortable gift.


7. Eleven Thirty Bags

Made in Toronto, Canada

Grounded in traditional leather working techniques and respect for the integrity of quality materials, Eleven Thirty merges utility, durability, and a modern aesthetic to create coveted handmade handbags with the highest levels of craftsmanship and beauty.


8. OKAYOK Cotton Jenny Socks

Made in Toronto, Canada

They are made with a slub cotton and they are both cozy and feminine - with a cable knit texture and shorter ankle length. OKAYOK strives to make the best garments they can with the materials and manufacturers in reach.


9. The Floral Society Beeswax Candles

Made in New York, USA

Each candle is dipped 35 times for a superior depth of colour, and pairs are joined by a braided cotton wick for the cleanest burn. Thoughtfully designed and made with nature in mind.


10. Stray and Wander Reve Blanket

Made in Turkey

100% Handmade Hand-Loomed Organic Turkish Cotton. Any small imperfections reflect the handcrafted nature of the blanket, and add to its uniqueness and beauty. Stray and Wander focus on bringing beautiful handmade and fair trade products to the global marketplace.  

11. Swedish Stockings Cashmere Tights

Made in Italy

Stockings have never felt this good! Warm and soft, these cashmere tights are a true cold weather essential. Swedish stockings is the only sustainable hosier brand worldwide. Knitted in a zero-waste, emission-free facility. They create pantyhose from both pre and post-consumer nylon waste.


12. Sattva by Sattva Cross Back Linen Apron

Made in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Slip it over your head and it will nicely drape into a criss-cross along the back. this apron combines style with functionality. Made locally with love.

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