Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Green Gifts for Guys

Last minute shopping? Well, you better act now. It’s hard enough finding the perfect gift for the man in your life–whether it be your boyfriend, husband, brother, father, uncle, or grandfather–let alone finding something eco-conscious for the special occasion, too. Here are a few ideas at a range of prices to get you started in your last full week of hunting before Christmas!

1. Postcardens

green gifts for guysPerfect for sunny desks and window sills, these mini botanical gardens bring surfaces (and salad’s) to life! Just pop open the card, water the base, and sprinkle the packet over the diorama…in a few days he’ll have an edible crop unfurling through the paper arches!


From $12.50 at Uncommon Goods >

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2. Cork Coffee Mug

green gifts for guysOne of Cortica’s stylish mugs would make a great gift for the coffee fiend on your list. The 12 ounce porcelain travel mugs wrapped and insulated with cork are sustainable and eco-friendly. Proceeds from all purchases will even help prevent the destruction of 350 forests in Portugal.

$25 from Cortica >

3. Port Solar Charger

green gifts for guysXD Design’s Port Solar Charger sticks to any window to turn it into a power outlet to charge your phone or other gadget. Just adhere it to a pane of glass and the built-in solar panel will absorb sunlight to give gadgets a guilt-free recharge!

$39.98 from Ali Express >

4. Reclaimed Wood Knife Holder

green gifts for guysCooler than your average wood block, Bambeco’s unique, reclaimed wood knife holder would make a fantastic gift for the foodie on your list. Store kitchen knives in eco-style with the handcrafted knife holder filled with stems of bamboo, which provide a flexible hold for a variety of blades.

$46 from Bambeco >

5. Recycled Wool Throw

green gifts for guysEven the manliest of men need to keep warm in the winter, and these recycled wool throws from Faribault Woolen Mill Co. are up to the task. Made with 100% recycled material, the industrial grey with a pop of color along the edges would liven up his space.

$65 from Faribault Mill >

SEE ALSO Cute and Comfy Throws For Fall

6. Vegan Wallets

green gifts for guys

What man doesn’t need a simple, yet durable and luxurious wallet in their pocket? The Brave GentleMan Passport Wallet is perfect for any man in your life. Each sustainable and ethically made wallet is 100% vegan and handcrafted with “future leather” in NYC’s Garment District. Find them in black, brown, tan, and seude!

$150 from Brave GentleMan >

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