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Cruelty-Free Beauty Gift Guide

Shopping for an eco-chic beauty can feel like a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be with our cruelty-free beauty guide. From natural and organic to paraben-free, here are 8 gorgeous products that make wonderful gifts for the natural beauty lover on your list.

cruelty-free beauty gift guide

Coffee Body Scrub: Non-GMO, sustainable and synthetic free is Lavami’s philosophy on natural skincare. This body scrub is a blend of 100% pure cinnamon essential oils and finely ground Calgary Heritage Roasting Co. coffee beans that not only smells amazing but exfoliates and evens skin tone. $15

Cedarwood Essential Oil: This rare oil brings the experience of a cedar sauna to you. Steam distilled in India, Vitruvi create premium essential oils that are 100% pure with absolutely no fillers, diluting oils, synthetic fragrances, or unnatural components of any kind. $10

Aenon’s Rose Clay Mask: This multi-tasking face treatment purifies, renews and cleanses sensitive, dry or normal skin types. And it’s paraben-free, phthalate-free, and talc-free too! $5

Lavender Bath Salts: Grown in California’s Santa Ynez Valley, Lavande Farm bath salts contain only two ingredients for a soothing and rejuvenating bath: natural sea salt and lavender essential oil. $20

Botanical Facial Steam: Formulary55 is certified cruelty-free by the Leaping Bunny Program, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups who promote a comprehensive standard for cruelty-free products. All of their products are packaged in gorgeous packaging and this organic blend of herbs and flowers is aromatic, mosturizing, calming and toning. $9

Organic Cotton Wash Cloth: Toockies is a fair-trade collective of women artisans in India who hand knit each organic cotton wash cloth. At the end of its useful life, the washcloth is compostable and reusable as potting mesh. $5

Peppermint Scrub: Seoulscrubs are handcrafted in the USA and tested on family, friends, and industry professionals. They never on animals. This invigorating peppermint scrub is vegan friendly and will nourish, protect and replenish the skin. $10

Odeme Nail Polish: All Odeme nail polishes not only come in gorgeous colors and packaging, they are "five-free," meaning that they are made without the potentially harmful chemicals Touluene, Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP), Formaldehyde, Formaldehyde Resin, and Camphor.  $12

 

Ready to design your own Natural Beauty box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started.

Created November 22, 2017

Updated November 14, 2018

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Shopping for an eco-chic beauty can feel like a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be with our cruelty-free beauty guide. From natural and organic to paraben-free, here are 8 gorgeous products that make wonderful gifts for the natural beauty lover on your list.

cruelty-free beauty gift guide

Coffee Body Scrub: Non-GMO, sustainable and synthetic free is Lavami’s philosophy on natural skincare. This body scrub is a blend of 100% pure cinnamon essential oils and finely ground Calgary Heritage Roasting Co. coffee beans that not only smells amazing but exfoliates and evens skin tone. $15

Cedarwood Essential Oil: This rare oil brings the experience of a cedar sauna to you. Steam distilled in India, Vitruvi create premium essential oils that are 100% pure with absolutely no fillers, diluting oils, synthetic fragrances, or unnatural components of any kind. $10

Aenon’s Rose Clay Mask: This multi-tasking face treatment purifies, renews and cleanses sensitive, dry or normal skin types. And it’s paraben-free, phthalate-free, and talc-free too! $5

Lavender Bath Salts: Grown in California’s Santa Ynez Valley, Lavande Farm bath salts contain only two ingredients for a soothing and rejuvenating bath: natural sea salt and lavender essential oil. $20

Botanical Facial Steam: Formulary55 is certified cruelty-free by the Leaping Bunny Program, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups who promote a comprehensive standard for cruelty-free products. All of their products are packaged in gorgeous packaging and this organic blend of herbs and flowers is aromatic, mosturizing, calming and toning. $9

Organic Cotton Wash Cloth: Toockies is a fair-trade collective of women artisans in India who hand knit each organic cotton wash cloth. At the end of its useful life, the washcloth is compostable and reusable as potting mesh. $5

Peppermint Scrub: Seoulscrubs are handcrafted in the USA and tested on family, friends, and industry professionals. They never on animals. This invigorating peppermint scrub is vegan friendly and will nourish, protect and replenish the skin. $10

Odeme Nail Polish: All Odeme nail polishes not only come in gorgeous colors and packaging, they are "five-free," meaning that they are made without the potentially harmful chemicals Touluene, Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP), Formaldehyde, Formaldehyde Resin, and Camphor.  $12

 

Ready to design your own Natural Beauty box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started.

Created November 22, 2017

Updated November 14, 2018

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Perfect Gift Ideas for Jetsetters

8 Must have travel gifts

These well appointed travel accessories are the perfect presents for the jetsetter. Whether it’s for business or pleasure our gift guide features packable travel gear for the frequent flyer.

These well appointed travel accessories are the perfect presents for the jetsetter.

Cloud-based Luggage Tags: These stylish aluminum luggage tags with a marble pattern protect your suitcase, duffel bag, backpack and other bags by using cloud computing technology. $16

Ear Plugs: Have a noisy office mate? Hoping to rest on the plane? These earplugs are for you. $5

Carry-on Cocktail Kit: The Carry On Moscow Mule Cocktail Kit by W&P Design includes everything you need to make two flavorful drinks mid-flight. $25

Stain Treating Towelettes: Keep calm and handle mini emergencies on the go with these handy stain treating towelettes.  $4

Clothbound Journal: This journal fits easily in a purse or backpack making it the perfect travel log. $20

Saltwater & Suede Travel Candle: A mini gold travel tin so that you can take a relaxing scent with you wherever you go. $7

Men's Society Red Eye Survival Kit: This TSA-friendly survival kit for men offers a little pampering after a long flight. $35

Cord Organizer Snap: Organize your loose cords and keep your tech accessories neat and knot-free with this vegan leather cord organizer. $5

 

Want to design your own Jetsetter Gift Box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started.

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8 Must have travel gifts

These well appointed travel accessories are the perfect presents for the jetsetter. Whether it’s for business or pleasure our gift guide features packable travel gear for the frequent flyer.

These well appointed travel accessories are the perfect presents for the jetsetter.

Cloud-based Luggage Tags: These stylish aluminum luggage tags with a marble pattern protect your suitcase, duffel bag, backpack and other bags by using cloud computing technology. $16

Ear Plugs: Have a noisy office mate? Hoping to rest on the plane? These earplugs are for you. $5

Carry-on Cocktail Kit: The Carry On Moscow Mule Cocktail Kit by W&P Design includes everything you need to make two flavorful drinks mid-flight. $25

Stain Treating Towelettes: Keep calm and handle mini emergencies on the go with these handy stain treating towelettes.  $4

Clothbound Journal: This journal fits easily in a purse or backpack making it the perfect travel log. $20

Saltwater & Suede Travel Candle: A mini gold travel tin so that you can take a relaxing scent with you wherever you go. $7

Men's Society Red Eye Survival Kit: This TSA-friendly survival kit for men offers a little pampering after a long flight. $35

Cord Organizer Snap: Organize your loose cords and keep your tech accessories neat and knot-free with this vegan leather cord organizer. $5

 

Want to design your own Jetsetter Gift Box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started.

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Gift Guide for Dapper Men

Let’s face it. Finding gifts for men can feel like mission impossible, which is why we’ve assembled a unique collection of gifts for him to make shopping a bit easier.

Men's Gift Guide

Clothbound Hardcover Notebook: This layflat notebook is designed for thinkers, dreamers and creatives. Packaged in keepsake box for easy gifting. $20

Orbitkey Organizer:  Stylish and jingle-free, this key organizer holds office keys, house keys, and can even be added to a car key FOB. $38

Dark Roasted Mocha CaramelsHand crafted and slow cooked. These luxurious caramels are blended with dark chocolate and freshly ground organic coffee for your daily fix. $5

Single Origin Dark Chocolate: A delicious dark and creamy chocolate bar with notes of honey & fudge will indulge any serious chocolate lover. Fermented and dried by Vicente Norero, this 85% pure cacao bar is a sinfully delicious & vegan-friendly treat. $10

Vietnamese Pour Over Coffee Kit: From the perpetual traveler to the coffee connoisseur, this sustainably harvested coffee kit makes brewing the perfect cup of coffee immensely easy and satisfying. $4.50

Misc. Goods Playing Cards: This set of playing cards is a work of art. Beautifully illustrated and packaged in a gold foil embossed tuck case, this unique deck will inspire him to be a better card player. $10

Green Clay & Coconut Milk Shaving Bar: Nourish the man with sensitive skin with an ultra rich and dense shaving soap made from green clay and coconut milk. A blend of pure essential oils, this all-natural, vegan shaving bar prevents irritation and razor burn. $18.75

Travel Cord Roll Organizer:  Digging for earbuds after a long day of work is the worst! However, this vegan leather, stylish travel cord roll by Brouk & Co eliminates that frustration and makes staying organized on-the-go easy.  Even Oprah loves it! $23

Want to design your own Gift for Him? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started or contact us to create custom gift boxes for your clients and events.

 

Originally Published: December 5, 2017

Updated: November 6, 2018

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Let’s face it. Finding gifts for men can feel like mission impossible, which is why we’ve assembled a unique collection of gifts for him to make shopping a bit easier.

Men's Gift Guide

Clothbound Hardcover Notebook: This layflat notebook is designed for thinkers, dreamers and creatives. Packaged in keepsake box for easy gifting. $20

Orbitkey Organizer:  Stylish and jingle-free, this key organizer holds office keys, house keys, and can even be added to a car key FOB. $38

Dark Roasted Mocha CaramelsHand crafted and slow cooked. These luxurious caramels are blended with dark chocolate and freshly ground organic coffee for your daily fix. $5

Single Origin Dark Chocolate: A delicious dark and creamy chocolate bar with notes of honey & fudge will indulge any serious chocolate lover. Fermented and dried by Vicente Norero, this 85% pure cacao bar is a sinfully delicious & vegan-friendly treat. $10

Vietnamese Pour Over Coffee Kit: From the perpetual traveler to the coffee connoisseur, this sustainably harvested coffee kit makes brewing the perfect cup of coffee immensely easy and satisfying. $4.50

Misc. Goods Playing Cards: This set of playing cards is a work of art. Beautifully illustrated and packaged in a gold foil embossed tuck case, this unique deck will inspire him to be a better card player. $10

Green Clay & Coconut Milk Shaving Bar: Nourish the man with sensitive skin with an ultra rich and dense shaving soap made from green clay and coconut milk. A blend of pure essential oils, this all-natural, vegan shaving bar prevents irritation and razor burn. $18.75

Travel Cord Roll Organizer:  Digging for earbuds after a long day of work is the worst! However, this vegan leather, stylish travel cord roll by Brouk & Co eliminates that frustration and makes staying organized on-the-go easy.  Even Oprah loves it! $23

Want to design your own Gift for Him? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started or contact us to create custom gift boxes for your clients and events.

 

Originally Published: December 5, 2017

Updated: November 6, 2018

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Gifts for Sleep Lovers

This gifting season; indulge your sleeping beauty with tranquil gifts. Featuring relaxing aromas and serene design, here are 8 luxurious holiday gifts that deliver a great night's sleep.

Holiday Gifts for Sleep Lovers & Insomniacs

Sleeping Beauty Pillow Spray: Crafted with essential oils, including chamomile, clary sage and French lavender, this cruelty-free linen spray is designed to promote a peaceful slumber. $18

Pure Essential Oils: Ylang Ylang and Cedarwood essential oils are a natural and delightful way to support a peaceful and restful sleep. These premium essential oils from Vitruvi are 100% pure. $10 and up

Japanese Cypress Scent Diffuser: This handmade essential oil diffuser is a beautiful and minimal accessory for bringing scent into the home or office. Crafted from the Hinoki tree, this natural diffuser requires no electricity or batteries and includes a discreet storage space for your essential oil bottle. $25

Lavender Bath Salts: Grown in California’s Santa Ynez Valley, Lavande Farm bath salts contain only two ingredients for a soothing and relaxing bath before bedtime: natural sea salt and lavender essential oil. $20

Chamomile Herbal Tea: Soothing and sweet, this organically grown Chamomile is infused with notes of fig and honey. Free of caffeine, and full of smooth flavor. $18

“Pause” Mug: This delightful dimpled ceramic mug will warm your hands and the inscription, “Pause”, will serve as a reminder to slow down and unwind from a hectic day. $15

Tonka Noir Glass Candle: This luxuriously thick glass creates a soothing ambience with its luminous obmre effect and blend of smoky Madagascar vanilla with sandalwood, known for promoting calm and relaxation. $30

Silk Eye Pillow: This flaxseed and lavender eye pillow is perfectly weighted for gentle relaxation. Use for meditation or yoga before bedtime.  $26

Ready to design your own Sleep Lover’s box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started.

 Originally Published: December 4, 2017

Updated: November 5, 2018

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This gifting season; indulge your sleeping beauty with tranquil gifts. Featuring relaxing aromas and serene design, here are 8 luxurious holiday gifts that deliver a great night's sleep.

Holiday Gifts for Sleep Lovers & Insomniacs

Sleeping Beauty Pillow Spray: Crafted with essential oils, including chamomile, clary sage and French lavender, this cruelty-free linen spray is designed to promote a peaceful slumber. $18

Pure Essential Oils: Ylang Ylang and Cedarwood essential oils are a natural and delightful way to support a peaceful and restful sleep. These premium essential oils from Vitruvi are 100% pure. $10 and up

Japanese Cypress Scent Diffuser: This handmade essential oil diffuser is a beautiful and minimal accessory for bringing scent into the home or office. Crafted from the Hinoki tree, this natural diffuser requires no electricity or batteries and includes a discreet storage space for your essential oil bottle. $25

Lavender Bath Salts: Grown in California’s Santa Ynez Valley, Lavande Farm bath salts contain only two ingredients for a soothing and relaxing bath before bedtime: natural sea salt and lavender essential oil. $20

Chamomile Herbal Tea: Soothing and sweet, this organically grown Chamomile is infused with notes of fig and honey. Free of caffeine, and full of smooth flavor. $18

“Pause” Mug: This delightful dimpled ceramic mug will warm your hands and the inscription, “Pause”, will serve as a reminder to slow down and unwind from a hectic day. $15

Tonka Noir Glass Candle: This luxuriously thick glass creates a soothing ambience with its luminous obmre effect and blend of smoky Madagascar vanilla with sandalwood, known for promoting calm and relaxation. $30

Silk Eye Pillow: This flaxseed and lavender eye pillow is perfectly weighted for gentle relaxation. Use for meditation or yoga before bedtime.  $26

Ready to design your own Sleep Lover’s box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started.

 Originally Published: December 4, 2017

Updated: November 5, 2018

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Holiday Gifts for the Gardener

Have a crazy plant lady in your life? We’ve got you covered. From herb growing kits to garden inspired stationery, here are 7 unique gifts for garden lovers.

Gardener Gift Guide

  • Organic Basil Grow Kit: This sweet tasting herb is a favorite among gardeners and cooks alike. Ready to grow right inside the bag making it the perfect gift for urban gardeners. $10. 
  • Herb Garden Market List Pad: The illustrated herb garden market pad from Rifle Paper Co. features tear off pages and an attachable magnet, so you can keep your shopping list in plain sight. $9.50
  • Citrus Floral Recipe Box. A vintage inspired recipe tin with gold metallic interior, 12 letterpress dividers and 24 recipe cards will bring cheer into the kitchen. $35
  • Chamomile + Sage Soy Candle: A 100% pure essential oils candle made with organic soy will create a tranquil and relaxing environment.  Fair-Trade. $10
  • Plant Lady Enamel Pin. Give your favorite plant lady a darling bit of flair for her jacket, backpack or garden bag. $11
  • Lemongrass Mint Hand + Body Wash: 100% natural and high-quality botanicals to gently cleanse skin. $25
  • Herbal Tea Pocket Garden: A unique selection of the finest herbal teas is ready to grow in the garden or window box: Lavender, coriander, chamomile, peppermint, and wild bergamot. $17 

Ready to design your own garden lover’s gift box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started. 

Originally Published: November 12, 2017

Updated: November 4, 2018

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Have a crazy plant lady in your life? We’ve got you covered. From herb growing kits to garden inspired stationery, here are 7 unique gifts for garden lovers.

Gardener Gift Guide

  • Organic Basil Grow Kit: This sweet tasting herb is a favorite among gardeners and cooks alike. Ready to grow right inside the bag making it the perfect gift for urban gardeners. $10. 
  • Herb Garden Market List Pad: The illustrated herb garden market pad from Rifle Paper Co. features tear off pages and an attachable magnet, so you can keep your shopping list in plain sight. $9.50
  • Citrus Floral Recipe Box. A vintage inspired recipe tin with gold metallic interior, 12 letterpress dividers and 24 recipe cards will bring cheer into the kitchen. $35
  • Chamomile + Sage Soy Candle: A 100% pure essential oils candle made with organic soy will create a tranquil and relaxing environment.  Fair-Trade. $10
  • Plant Lady Enamel Pin. Give your favorite plant lady a darling bit of flair for her jacket, backpack or garden bag. $11
  • Lemongrass Mint Hand + Body Wash: 100% natural and high-quality botanicals to gently cleanse skin. $25
  • Herbal Tea Pocket Garden: A unique selection of the finest herbal teas is ready to grow in the garden or window box: Lavender, coriander, chamomile, peppermint, and wild bergamot. $17 

Ready to design your own garden lover’s gift box? Visit our Create a Gift builder to get started. 

Originally Published: November 12, 2017

Updated: November 4, 2018

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