Nourish sustainable Christmas guide
We scoured the stores, virtual and bricks and mortar, to create this year's Great Big Sustainable Christmas Guide. From pressies from stocking fillers, to tableware to make your table pop we’ve got you covered. Even better, all of these brands are the kind of brands you’ll want to support at Christmas. Many are independent and Founder owned, working hard to be sustainable and relevant at this festive time of the year when there is so much waste. Let’s make this Christmas sustainable, together.
We've included the links here so that you know we're not just doing this to earn money from any affiliate programs. This is just an honest list of what we love!
Groovy gifts for all
The Nourish Big Bundle - https://nourish-growcookenjoy.com/collections/gift-boxes/products/the-big-nourish-bundle Want to introduce your favourite snack brand to a friend or family member, the Big Bundle is packed full of nearly everything we make! It’ll keep even the most hungry tribe going well into the New Year.
Harfi - https://harfi.co.uk/ Gorgeous jewellery ethically sourced and affordable, working with artisan cooperatives
Sheep inc - https://sheepinc.com/collections/sweater/products/scarf-atlantic-blue-block Supremely soft, zero-itch wool sourced exclusively from regenerative New Zealand farms. Made using solar-powered, zero-waste Wholegarment® machines. Includes a removable NFC tag to trace the garment’s origins to the farm it came from. Plus, it updates you on your very own sheep!
Subpod - https://subpod.co.uk/ Get someone into composting this Christmas and give them a gift for life!
Water for Good - https://nourish-growcookenjoy.com/products/dp-donation What a gift to give someone, make a donation on their behalf to our Well fund with Water for Good and we’ll send them a handmade card to thank them. They’ll be helping to fund a well in a village without access to fresh water, for its lifetime.
Handmade Candle Co - https://www.hmcandleco.co.uk/ Gorgeously scented, earth conscious, clean burn soy candles. We love Cassis and Wild Fig.
How to go Plastic Free for busy people - https://wordery.com/how-to-go-plastic-free-caroline-jones Filled with simple ways to reduce your plastic usage--such as buying loose produce--this little book will help you find safe, reusable, and affordable alternatives . . . and handle the plastic you already have, too.
Stripe and Stare - https://stripeandstare.com/products/biodegradable-sock-3-pack-pink-punch?variant=39465493626940 What is Christmas without socks? Stripe and Stare’s biodegradable socks in funky prints are the perfect gift. They are a truly eco friendly brand, just check out the stats on the sock page and be amazed!
Social Supermarket - https://www.socialsupermarket.org/search/?search=nourish We’re a little biased as we’re in a number of their brilliantly curated hampers this season, but it can’t be denied that they’ve scoured the UK for sustainable and responsible brands just like us!
ECookbook from Nourish - https://nourish-growcookenjoy.com/collections/extras/products/water-for-good-ecookbook All in a good cause grab this eCookbook to keep all to yourself or gift to someone else. Packed full of recipes from so many friends of Nourish, it’ll keep you inspired into 2023!
Beauty and the beasts
Evolve - https://www.evolvebeauty.co.uk/products/instant-radiance-bauble That instant radiance boost we’ll all need after all those parties! Natural, gorgeous skincare, a fave of our Founder.
Bathroom beauty essentials - https://www.ecovibe.co.uk/products/plastic-free-accessories-collection Help someone go green with this bumper collection of product swaps that will stop waste in the bathroom.
Wild deodorant - https://www.wearewild.com/get-started/deodorant/step1#/ The perfect gift for the teenager in your life! Make sure they never run out again and that they start as they mean to go on, with a subscription to this sustainable, natural brand.
Wrapping up Christmas
East India - https://eastofindia.co.uk/?s=christmas&post_type=product Some lovely things that we indulge in to decorate the house and wrap our gifts with!
British Stamp Company - https://www.englishstamp.com/ Boring brown kraft paper no more, with a selection of stamps at home we can personalise our paper.
Serving plates - https://merimeri.co.uk/products/large-soft-lilac-compostable-plates Made from ethically sourced bamboo and in colours that will grace any table.
Napkins - https://www.weavergreen.com/products/maxime-grey-stripe-napkins-4-pack Look like linen, but are in fact 100% recycled plastic bottles!
Beautiful Baubles - https://www.nkuku.com/collections/opulent-christmas/products/adisa-bauble-jar-mixed-green-clear-aj11 Pretty baubles to make your table glow and glitter in the candlelight. Eco friendly and ethically sourced.
Stocking fillers and kids presents to inspire
Flower press - https://thedenkitco.com/products/the-flower-press-kit Get them into foraging early with this flower press. There are so many other great gifts at the Denkit, they really embrace getting kids outdoors.
Decoration creation - https://cottontwist.co.uk/collections/christmas-decoration We love Cotton Twist and their make them yourself Christmas decs are great in the lead up to Christmas. So many lovely stocking fillers here too!
Hot chocolate - https://consciouschocolate.com/products/dark-85-hot-chocolate-flakes The most delicious hot chocolate, make it slowly and enjoy it at the top of a hill with your faves.
Coconut Bites - https://nourish-growcookenjoy.com/collections/coconut-bites Perfect sized to nestle in their Christmas stockings and a great alternative to the sugar filled more commercial treats, lots of lovely slow release energy for that christmas stomp!