Celebrating the person who does it all.
You may know them by their organization skills and leadership abilities. They may be a parent, a teacher, your spouse, or a close friend. They are hard-working. They are efficient. Most admirable about them, they care deeply about others.
To show them our appreciation, we have crafted a holiday shopping list with self-care, relaxation, and quality rest in mind. Many of these gifts are made in the USA; some give back to their local communities with every purchase made. Most importantly, all of these products are thoughtfully and ethically designed, created especially for the person who does it all.
1. The Ultra Cozy Set | Parachute Home
Your loved ones will savor unwinding at home this winter with The Ultimate Cozy Set from Parachute Home. The set includes a premium quality, super soft 100% Cashmere throw, a soy-based scented candle in Salt Water or Dusk, and a branded matchbox. All items are made responsibly.
Shop Online | $369
2. DOIY Mindfulness Book | West Elm
A gift for the "very busy metropolitan” in your life, DOIY’s coloring and activity book is designed to relax, encourage the practice of mindfulness, and cultivate creativity. Sold at West Elm, DOIY is a Barcelona-based homewares and lifestyle accessories line.
Shop Online | $14
3. Brightening Mask | Good Cubed
Created by Lilifox and sold by Good Cubed, the Chlorophyll and Tourmaline Brightening Mask is mineral-rich and packed with antioxidants for a purifying, deep cleansing treatment. Made with matcha green tea and Brazilian tourmaline crystals, this dry, French green sea clay mask will leave skin glowing. An obligatory self-care gift for the go-getters in your life.
Shop Online | $68
4. Venice Candle | Raven & Lily
Infuse your loved one’s home with the aromas of plum, vanilla, and amber this holiday season. These hand-poured soy candles burn for up to 40 hours, lasting well into the New Year. Raven & Lily candles also empower formerly homeless women in Los Angeles, California and are packed in a 100% recycled glass jar.
Shop Online | $22
5. Uzma Notecard Set | Raven & Lily
These beautiful 4" x 6" handcrafted cards are made with love in India and empower female artisans in a community where, traditionally, women are not educated or employed. Whether your loved one wants to hand-write notes for others or simply decorate with these gorgeous, recycled-cotton black and white prints, these cards are a perfect gift for the holidays.
Shop Online | $9
6. Brass Easel & Prints | Artifact Uprising
A gift created to last, this elegant solid brass easel will brighten up your loved one’s desk all year long. Designed to display 5 x 7" photos, this thoughtful gift includes your choice of 12 bordered or full bleed prints. Photos are printed on environmentally conscious and recycled paper, and the brass easel is Crafted in the USA.
Shop Online | $55
7. Winslow Headband | Krochet Kids
Perfect for the busy woman who wants to throw her hair up on the weekend or after a long day of work, this cotton/jersey blend headband is an essential self-care item. Comfortable, gorgeous, and responsibly made by women in Peru.
Shop Online | $24
8. Crew Socks | PACT Organics
A simple, yet meaningful self-care gift, PACT Organics’ cozy striped socks are perfect for a restful day at home. Made with organic cotton (GOTS Certified) these mid-calf socks would also make a wonderful stocking stuffer.
Shop Online | $10
9. Cork Yoga Mat | Yoloha
We love Yoloha’s sustainable, zero-waste cork yoga mats, and we know your loved ones will too. With five uniquely crafted designs for each body size and style, these no-slip mats are created to last and withstand even the hottest Bikram class. It’s also worth noting that Yoloha has a wonderful give-back program and donates yoga mats to the children at Empowered Minds.
Shop Online | Starting at $79
10. Flowering Tea & Pot | Mountain Rose Herbs
For the tea-lovers in your life, this charming teapot is clear glass, allowing the tea brewer to watch the furling of the leaves. Pair with one of Mountain Rose Herb’s organic, fair-trade flowering teas for a warm, thoughtful, and delicious holiday gift.
Shop Online | Teapot & Tea $50
11. Fancy Face Serum | Primally Pure
Your loved one will be feeling fancy this season with Primally Pure’s organic, vitamin and antioxidant-rich Fancy Face Serum. Perfect for all skin types, the serum helps heal skin and has a lovely rich, earthy aroma.
Shop Online | $48
12. Travel Mug | Byta
Give the gift of Byta to your hardworking loved ones for the holidays; this double wall, vacuum sealed, BPA-free, and toxic-free stainless steel cup is perfect for transporting warm beverages on the go. The 16 oz mug comes in 8 fun, earth-toned colors; we’re in love with the Himalayan Pink. For every Byta purchased, a portion of the sale is donated to the Ocean Conservancy and the Environmental Defense Fund.
Shop Online | $18