100+ Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas for the Holidays

ECOS 12/02/2015

'Tis the season for giving and gifting! If you're like us, you're seeking eco-friendly gifts, avoiding wasteful plastic packaging, and maybe even trying to find something that promotes small businesses and sustainability. Luckily, it's easier than ever before. An increasing amount of people have small online businesses that are making hand-crafted items – perfect for young and old and any type of interest. Even some of the bigger retail chains have eco-friendlier options sitting on their shelves. Looking for some inspiration? Here are 100+ eco-friendly gift ideas for the holidays to make green gift giving a breeze this year!

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See something you like? Let us know in the comments below for a chance to win a $200 gift card for ECOS Paints and finishes!

UPDATE: Congratulations to Amy for being our lucky winner! Thanks to everyone for participating -- watch our blog for next month's giveaway launching soon!

Here’s how:


Let us know in the comments below what your favorite eco-gift is. (It can be from the Pinboard or something different – the sky's the limit!)


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For each additional entry, leave a separate comment letting us know what you’ve done (and what your profile name is where relevant). If you’ve already done one of the actions, feel free to leave a comment letting us know you have previously. You can enter up to 9 times by taking all of the actions listed above and the more entries you make, the more chances you have at winning!

One random winner will be selected on December 31st, 2015!

Good luck!!!

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Participants must be 18 years of age or older and must be U.S. residents. Click through for full sweepstakes rules.

CATEGORIES artisan gifts|Homemade gifts|Natural products