It’s December and holiday season is in full swing! Whether you’ve had the majority of your shopping completed in July or are just getting started, there’s usually one or two items that you just can’t seem to tick off your list until the very last minute.
As hard as it can be, already, shopping for our long list of family and friends, it can be even harder when you’re more limited in your options. This is an obstacle a lot of people run into when shopping for a friend who follows a vegan lifestyle.
So, naturally, you searched “vegan gift ideas” and here you are! Well, good news: You’re exactly where you need to be.
This gift guide is different than any other you may have come across in your search. The items listed here are unique, simple, affordable, and more importantly— 100% vegan.
Take a look for yourself:
1. Coconut Milk Body Bar
First up is this White Ginger & Peaches body bar from Asia El Artisan Body Care, founded by Professional Makeup Artist and Esthetician Asia El. Handcrafted in L.A., these coconut milk based soaps are created using all plant-based ingredients and are responsibly made. Bonus!
2. Pineapple Necklace
Because… pineapple! How adorable are these fruit necklaces? Head to the Vegan Gift Store to snatch up these copper creations— one for you and one for your friend! The premise of this necklace, as well as all the other items found in the store, is to be able to be able to wear what you value loud and proud.
3. Holly Jolly Soy Candle
This particular holiday scent from popular candle company, Big White Yeti, is a limited edition so you’d need to act fast to secure one! But fear not as this Milwaukee-based company has many more unique scents where that came from. These long-lasting candles are made with 100% soy wax, pure fragrance oils, undiluted essential oils, and cotton wicks. And when the candle is done, you can reuse the tin!
4. Faith by Reborn Vegan
This chic bag by Reborn Vegan comes in 3 different colors and is made with a high-quality polyurethane faux leather. This Silicon Valley startup states that all of its products “are made of 100% plant-based materials and sustainable man made materials”. And did I mention this bag is only $30!
For more purse ideas, check out this list.
5. Lettuce Eat Plants in Peas Tee
Enough already! Lettuce eat plants in peas! Make a statement with one of the t-shirts from our Your Vegan Boyfriend line. Check out the other designs here.
6. Certified Organic Vegan Lipstick
Everyone needs a signature lipstick to wear to their holiday party and these moisturizing, long-lasting, lipsticks by Inika Organic will do just the trick. They are certified vegan, certified organic, certified halal AND certified cruelty-free.
7. Jack Pine Socks
Let’s not forget the vegan men in our lives! These Men’s One Hundreds socks from Jack Pine are designed for maximum performance. They have a cushioned sole and are 100% vegan. To top it all off: For every one pair purchased, one tree is planted!
8. Lollipop Santa
And finally, who doesn’t love chocolate?? This is a foolproof gift idea any time of the year, but especially for Christmas! These Santa lollipops from No Whey Foods just scream, ”eat me!” It is completely vegan and natural, made with milk-like, vegan chocolate for a creamy finish.
Let us know in the comments below if one of these items made your list this Christmas!