Sustainable Style Gift Guide Buy Well this Holiday Season
Whether you’re looking for that perfect gift for a loved one or searching out a well-deserved To Me, Love Me pressie, is there anything more on-trend than sustainability? I’ve rounded up my top 5 sustainably stylish pieces that will garner you loads of hugs and kisses from the recipient of your good taste and spur the most desired phrase in the fashionista’s lexicon…ohhhh, I love your look.
(Left) Peggy Sue Collection – Crochet Infinity Scarf – Wrap up in softness and tell your envious girlfriends that this gorgeous infinity scarf also supports local farmers. Peggy Sue Collection always puts the chic in ecochic. $125 available at peggysuecollection.com
(Right) Shawl Collar Overcoat by FFORM: Looking for something classic? This gift goes beyond “I got you a sweater” to “I sourced this baby alpaca classic shawl cardigan ethically made in Peru and designed by two recent Ryerson grads just for you.” $299.00 available at Artisella Pop-Up CF Shops at Don Mills, November 4th – December 27th.
(Left) Givana Napa Leather Tote (or Eco Leather Tote) by Brave Leather – You’ll make her eyes light up with this vegetable tanned, made in Toronto, eco leather tote. Splash out on the monogram for guaranteed squeals of delight. $275 available at braveleather.com
(Right) Snow Forest – Birch Pendant – For the sophisticated tree-hugger on your list. Hand-stitched on upcycled cloth, Snow Forest pendants capture the forests of Muskoka in all their honest beauty. From $43.00 available through peggysuecollection.com
(Left) Wool Blanket from Topsy Farms – Since wrapping ourselves in blankets is a national sport in Canada, I consider this 100% wool blanket from Topsy Farm a non-scratchy, Canadian-made, must-have holiday accessory. $110 available at store. topsyfarms.com