June 21, 2024


Everyday Fashion

two canvas snap totes on wood bench with big red bow

6 Eco-Friendly Gifts Anyone Will Love Unwrapping

These eco-friendly gifts are game-changing.

two canvas snap totes on wood bench with big red bow

Anyone will love unwrapping these gift ideas. 🎁 

Give these eco-friendly gifts that your friends will actually use. You don’t need to be eco-conscious to appreciate these life-changing gifts!

1. The Meridian Trimmer will replace the need to buy disposable razors ever again. 

two people with trimmers

The Meridian Trimmer $74 
Use promo code BFHIP2SAVE (35% off)
Shipping is free on $30+
Final cost $48.10 shipped great for the ladies too (bye-bye pink tax 👛)!

This Meridian grooming trimmer can be used wet or dry and will make your old ways of shaving seem primitive. Plus, it will completely eliminate the need to buy disposable razors ever again. These eco-friendly gift sets will include one waterproof trimmer with a built-in anti-nick guard, 1 replaceable ceramic blade, 2 adjustable guide combs, a cleaning brush, and a USB charger. Its unique design leaves a little space between your skin and the blade so while your shave might not be dolphin-smooth, it’s PRETTY. DARN. CLOSE.

To find out more about the Meridian Trimmer and see more deals you can score, head over to our full review!

Meridian trimmer held in hands

“In all honesty, I was nervous about using The Meridian Trimmer at first, but I tell ya don’t be – it’s SO gentle. AND, although I thought I was getting a pretty close shave before, I was SHOCKED by these results. I was lucky enough to experience one of the closest shaves of my life absolutely razor-burn-free- I didn’t even know my skin could be that smooth!” – Hip Sidekick, Chelsey

2. Stasher bags can be used endlessly, are dishwasher safe, and will have anyone kicking plastic bags to the curb.

hand holding three different size clear stasher bags with potatoes candy canes and tomatoes inside

woman holding clear stasher reusable silicone bags

Air-tight, dishwasher-safe, leak-proof, eco-friendly & worth every penny – these incredibly innovative Stasher reusable silicone bags will save your giftee from ever buying plastic baggies again! They’re microwave, freezer, oven, and dishwasher safe. Plus, they’re non-toxic, sous vide ready, and have a patented Pinch-Loc seal, unlike any other reusable bag. Mine still look brand new after owning them for years so I know anyone will love having these innovative bags.

To learn more about Stasher bags read our full review.

3. The Pela phone cases are chic, trendy, and 100% compostable. 

close up of clear pela phone case on iphone

The holidays are the perfect time to freshen up someone’s phone! In fact, with our exclusive deal, you’ll want to scoop up more of these eco-friendly gifts to give to a few friends! The purchase of 2 Pela phone cases is equivalent to saving the planet from 54 plastic bags so we know your Earth-loving friends will love this gift idea.

Head to our Pela full product review and see other cases and accessories our team has bought to learn more!

woman holding phone with pela phone case and grip

If that doesn’t wow you enough, their materials are also free of phthalates, BPA, cadmium, and lead. They’re also verified to meet child safety standards in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. 🙌🏼 Pela isn’t just good for the planet and your wallet, they’re actually good for your phone too! If your screen cracks while wearing a Pela Case (excluding Slim) AND their liquid screen protector, they’ll pay for the repairs! 😱 How amazing is that?! 

*Promo codes are not stackable.

4. This canvas tote bag can be personalized FAST and has many purposes to save on using plastic bags. 

woman holding up a personalized tote bag in front of her body

Who would have thought eco-friendly gifts could be personal too?! These canvas tote bags from Minted are made of 100% durable cotton and feature a heavy-duty, yet beautiful brushed copper snap closure – a small touch that makes a big impact on the overall quality and uniqueness of this tote. I’ve been using mine for over a year and have already gifted two!

Plus, for just $15 more, you can personalize these totes by adding a name or initials making them super giftable!

Head to our full product review on this Minted Tote Bag to learn more about why our team loves them!

hand holding minted snap tote with tag laying on white couch with red bow

“This is my go-to grab-and-go bag! I keep it where we hang all of our coats and use it as a tote whenever I’m grabbing a bunch of stuff while heading out the door. It’s the perfect size and so pretty! It makes for such a great gift and it could be stuffed with other goodies if you really want to go all out, but really it’s a great gift on its own!” – Hip Sidekick, Emily

5. This pack of Swedish dishcloths are perfect eco-friendly gifts for any new homeowner or great for white elephant gifts, too. 

swedish dishcloths in a napkin holder on counter

Swedish dishcloths are biodegradable, useful on many different surfaces, endlessly reusable, and easy to clean by throwing them in the dishwasher or washing machine! They’re the perfect eco-friendly gifts because they’ll replace the need to ever buy paper towels again! 😱 Plus, they hold 4 times their weight in water so they’ll outperform even the snobbiest paper towel lovers. Our team absolutely loves using these so we know any giftee will love them, too! 🤩

Consider these holiday Swedish Dishcloths at Target for a more festive eco friendly gift idea!

hand holding holiday theme swedish dishcloths in target store

These reusable dishcloths will be perfect for holiday gifting! Better yet, if you really want to go all out, pair these with a few eco-friendly cleaning products to create a one-of-a-kind gift basket filled with eco-friendly gifts!

various eco friendly gifts for holiday gift basket idea

Consider this gift basket idea under $50:

Total: $45.17

6. The Flex Cup has saved me hundreds on tampons and could be a great gift for teens. 

woman holding menstrual cup with savings sign sitting on couch

Flex Cup – Slim Fit $34.99 
Plus, score FREE shipping on orders of $15 or more
Final cost just $34.99 SHIPPED!

Flex Cup – Full Fit $34.99 
Plus, score FREE shipping on orders of $15 or more
Final cost just $34.99 SHIPPED!

I can’t being to tell you how life-changing this menstrual product has been! As a woman, I love having something I know is healthier and safer for my body and I haven’t had to spend money on monthly hygiene products like tampons or pads since buying it! If you have a teen, sister, or friend who could benefit from savings like this, I know it’ll be a gift that keeps on giving!

flex menstrual cup on bed

It has so many incredible perks too like being able to to the bathroom without needing to empty or take it out (unlike tampons). You can swim, exercise, and sleep all night with it in. Plus, traveling just got a whole lot easier too. I know this product can come off intimidating, so head to our full review on the Flex Cup to learn more.

Hip Tip: Consider gifting a pair of these Thinx Period Panties with your Flex Cup so they’ll never have to buy pads again either.

Hurry and shop these other last-minute gift ideas now!