December is here, and with its arrival, another festive shopping season is officially upon us! Whether you put a decent dent in your list over Black Friday weekend, or have yet to make holiday headway, we’re here to help.
Today, DFW Style Daily kicks off our Holiday Gift Guide series with a question: Why not extend kindness to animals and the environment this holiday season, too? Below are a few perfect stocking stuffers for all your loved ones that’ll also earn you a spot on the nice list with the planet. We even have your fabulous four-legged best friend covered.
Walleska Ecochicc Recycled Innertubes Half Moon Clutch ($75)
Designed by Dallas-based artist Walleska Tepping, we love this hand-sewn clutch made from recycled car tires. Available at Ecochicc.com.
Eye On The Sparrow Designs Bass & Guitar String Jewelry ($18+)
From earrings and necklaces to everything in between, Eye on the Sparrow boasts an assortment of handcrafted jewelry made from recycled and repurposed bass and guitar strings. Available at the Dallas Museum of Art, Iota, Talulah Belle, Random, and Etsy.
Hip & Hippie Soy Candles ($8+)
Handmade in Dallas with all-natural, eco-friendly soy wax, Hip & Hippie’s entire candle collection is biodegradable, pesticide-, herbicide-, GMO-, and animal testing-free. And did we mention they’re also gorgeous? Available at Exhale Spa, Whole Earth Provision Co., and DFW-area Whole Foods Markets.
Threads 4 Thought Snowflake Scarf ($35)
We’re swooning over Threads 4 Thought’s new line of scarves, made from a blend of organic cotton and recycled polyester. Available in indigo, jet black, and porcelain at The Blues Jeans Bar, Nordstrom, Outlines, Y&I, and select DFW-area Whole Foods Markets.
Brave Gentle Man Future-Suede Wallet ($160)
Hand-cut and artisan-crafted in New York City’s Fashion District, Brave Gentle Man’s Italian future-suede wallet is “designed with simplicity and durability in mind.” It’s the ideal gift for any modern and compassionate man. Available at BraveGentleMan.com.
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics (OCC) Lip Tar ($18)
From hipsters to drag queens, everyone is obsessed with OCC lip tar. Combining the best of both a stick and a gloss, they’re also vegan and cruelty-free and contain no petroleum or silicone. Available at Sephora.
Vaute Couture VC + DS “V” Pup Bows ($22)
A collaboration between Vaute Couture and Djuna Shay, these organic cotton bow ties are designed especially for your furry best friend. Awwww. Available at VauteCouture.com.
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