Looking for a more sustainable Christmas?
We’ve edited a gift guide from brands with sustainable, ethical and eco-friendly credentials for a green Christmas gift guide of dreams. Say goodbye to single-use tatt.
Almost 71,000,000 milk jugs have been recycled to make Green Toys so far. Which means we can still enjoy some plastic toys in the house without the guilt.
Pebble Octopus Crochet Rattle
Fair Trade and made with 100% organic cotton, we defy anyone who doesn’t smile with an octopus in their life. £10.
Cotton Twist has been a company on a mission to be 100% green with its craft and activity boxes. It’s nearly there. Quality, ethically sourced and almost zero plastic anywhere in the production. We love these brilliant water soluble pencils. £11.95
The Den Kit Company
This collaboration with the National Trust supplies you with a hide, camouflage netting and waterproof tarpaulin to spot animal trails, learn bird calls and watch how the seasons alter the outdoor world around you. £60
Handmade at Bex’s kitchen table in North Yorkshire, there is a great variety of creative crayons to choose from. £12.
A colourful set of 11 farm friends, along with a pen, zipped up in a fold-out field with pond. Made from beautiful handmade, eco-friendly, fair trade cotton.
Little Feminist Book Set by Mudpuppy
The Little Feminist Board Book set of Artists, Pioneers, Leaders and Activists features colourful illustrated portraits of real women who have made a historical impact on the world. The board contains 90% recycled materials and it is printed with non-toxic inks. £12.99
Oli & Carol Brucy the Broccoli Teether & Bath Toy
We love Oli & Carol’s ecological toys made from natural rubber. And we love the names they give them!
Someday Bambi Chair
Designed by Japanese artist Takeshi Sawada, the Bambi chair is handcrafted in Denmark and produced from fine solid European Oak and American Walnut An iconic piece to pass through the generations! £230
Kids Concept Guitar
Got to be easier than drums, right? And it looks good! £28
Tender Leaf Toys 10 Sea Creature Animals & Shelf
This collection of gorgeous sea creature animals made from sustainable rubberwood comes with a wooden shelf perfect for tidying away fast! £49.95
Enjoy 10% off eco-friendly children’s toys and gifts at Turtle & Badger using the discount code CITYKIDS.