Ethical Cozy Indoors

(santiago wool blanket $84.99) Like I mentioned, I’ve been really really into home things because of the new home to be :). The day I arrived back from the Philippines it was 3 degrees in New York! 3!! All I want to do in that kind of weather is watch Netflix, lounge on my couch under a warm throw and light some candles. So here are some ethical blankets, ethical pillows, and ethical candles to keep you warm and cozy indoors. blankets:… View Post

White Elephant, Secret Santa, Grab Bag!- Unisex Gifts Under $25

I don’t know about you, but I have different styles of gift giving for the various White Elephant, Secret Santa, and Grab Bags I’m a part of…. I mean a gift exchange between my cousins is just WAY different than a gift exchange with my colleagues! So with that in mind, here’s some ethical unisex gifts under $25 for all your gift giving styles! Elegant Gifts: Oil & Vinegar Duo $19.99 // Sun Lantern $21 // Measuring Spoon Set $14 // Olive… View Post

Ethical Personalized Gifts

  So if you know me, you know I love a personalized gift! And we’re still in that time frame where you can get some wonderfully unique and super duper personalized gifts that are also handmade and ethical for your loved ones. Nothing like giving something that is completely made for your special someones ! Here are some of my most favorite ethical gifts that you can get personal on! Custom Paper Portrait ($120-$240): ZOMG I LOVE THIS SO MUCH! Also get… View Post

#FairTuesday is HERE!!

Happy FairTuesday my friends!!! I’m going to get into super duper gift roundup mode and no better way to start the holiday season of gift giving than FairTuesday. SO many great ethical deals to nab today for your nearest and dearest, be sure to take advantage! Ladies’ Clothing & Accessories Victoria Road–OMG I LOVE THEM SO MUCH!! 40% off the entire site (minus kickstarter prizes) code VRHOLIDAY. Mata Traders–25% off code SHOPFAIR. Greenola Style–30% off everything online w/ code FAIRTUESDAY… View Post

Ethical Father’s Day Gifts

Father’s Days is a couple of weeks away and whether the special dads in your life like to be cozy at home or out and around town there’s something for him in this ethical Father’s Day gifts roundup! body washes-$20 each // desk compass-$33 // civil war coaster-$36// hemp denim apron an bamboo tools (I got this for my dad!)-$30 // mud cloth blanket-$130 // chef deluxe basket-$68 // shot glasses w. caddy-$34.95// waffle cotton robe-$98 denim jacket-$79 // foldable… View Post

Make It with Mom Mother’s Day Gifts

I don’t know about your mama but the best gift I can give my mama is time and since my mama is also a bit of a crafter I thought bringing those two things together is the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Plus it’s a great last minute gift since you’ll be making it together! Make It with Mom Pictures Print out a bunch of photos and pick a frame like the fair trade brass & glass frames ($28-$39) that can… View Post

Sweet and Free Valentine’s Day Printables

My gawsh! The choices of sweet and free Valentine’s Day Printables are actually endless! So many good things on the internet (I HEART YOU INTERNET!), but I wanted to share my absolute faves. I think these printables are great little gestures for friends, coworkers or neighbors, whoever! Spread that love around with something super simple like a little card. From the Crafty Cupboard, these adorable foodie printables are so punny! Bonus if you gift a pair of pears or a great grater… View Post

Ethical Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him and Her

Again, I loooove Valentine’s Day. Call me a sucker but I just think it’s a sweet day to express a little love and that’s an idea I can get behind.  So I obviously couldn’t let my fave holiday pass without doing a gift roundup of Ethical Valentine’s day gifts for you! Travel Pouch ($13): Fill these bags with your boo’s favorite travel things…maybe even a ticket to somewhere! Mates for Life ($28): I LOVE THIS POSTER SO MUCH! It’s kind of the… View Post

Romantic Time with Ethical Lingerie

(birds of play baby doll-$38//leopard play-$71.25) Hi friends! I took an impromptu break…work has been crazy the last two weeks and I took a little vacation to hang with my bro in San Francisco, so I’ve been silent recently! But I’m back in full Valentine’s Day mode…my fave holiday :). If you’re into wearing a little something special for your special person on Valentine’s Day there is some lovely and sexy ethical lingerie for you! (far left: lola bralette-$46 and… View Post

Best Last Minute Gift–Gifts That Are NOT Things

I have a mom who has literally EVERYTHING! My bro and I have come up with creative ways to give her great gifts that are NOT things and now that I put my head to it I was thinking there are a lot of people who would probably love receiving gifts that are not actual things. So no need to scramble for last minute gifts! The best gift you can give are not things :). (photo FreeDigitalPhotos.net/foto76//text added by me) For… View Post

Ethical Gifts Under $100 for Him and Her

I should have said mostly WAY under $100…I don’t think gifts are about the money you spent, I really believe it’s all about thought…that said I definitely feel ok spending a bit more dough for those special splurge gifts for special people…So here are my picks for ethical gifts under $100 for him and her! button down shirt-$48//reversible belt-$100//wood puzzles-$34//mark the spot pillow-$56//ring-$97.19//shawl collared sweater-$89//Japanese courage hugo knife-$65//lacquered playing card box-$39 sweater-$39.99//wine vegan handbag-$88//clutch-$30//spa robe-$48.99//alpaca shawl-$72//throw blanket-$95.99//ear cuff set-$27.19//lovely necklace-$88… View Post

Ethical Gifts Under $25

So this week is going to be all about crossing off people on your Christmas list! In my life I usually get small little gifts for my cousins and a couple of friends and coworkers, then for the couple of Christmas exchanges/White Elephant Parties/Secret Santa’s I’m a part of—these ethical gifts under $25 are perfect for these occasions! (you’re a gem pencils (set of 9)-$14 // lucky cats (set of 2)-$23.49 //hot chocolate gift box-$25 //name cards-$25 // recycled shot glasses-$10) I was thinking of… View Post

Ethical Gifts for Kids

I think more than anything the holidays are for the kiddies :). I always try to cross them off my list first! Nothing like seeing a little guy enjoying something you gave them. I’m actually getting a Cutie Tattooie (pictured above) for my bf’s nieces. I love how fun and interactive they are plus totally made in the USA. I always try to give gifts that use a child’s imagination. So first off in Ethical Gifts for Kids —Gifts to Play With :).… View Post