As the world become more eco-conscious, it’s getting easier to find gifts to suit vegans, animal lovers, and eco-warriors. However, you want something which pays more than just lip service to this very real need for planet-awareness. Choose from this long list of plant-based vegan gifts which can be worn, luxuriated in, or even laughed at (in the nicest possible way), all while raising awareness of our beautiful earth and the need to protect it.
Eco-friendly Helmm Deodorant
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Clinically tested and cruelty free, Helmm deodorants and antiperspirants are the ideal gifts for men who like to stay fresh naturally. Free of parabens, talc, sulphates and more, these products come in an innovative refillable holder which means that plastic use is reduced by over 60% per recyclable refill.
Veggie Lover's Cooking Kit
If you know a vegan who is running out of ways to make their meals more interesting, this set of seasoning kits will change the way they cook forever. With six carefully selected blends, this kit also includes a booklet which contains recipes for using the mixes in delicious dishes.
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Even the least green-fingered gardener can have fresh herbs and vegetables at their disposal with an AeroGarden. This innovative system means that even those without a garden can grow their greens, as they need no soil to grow – just water and the special pods included.
Vegan Cuts Subscription Box
Snacking can be hard when you’re trying to eat healthily, but Vegancuts has the answer. Once a month, you can send the vegan in your life at least 10 sweet and savory healthy meat-free snacks and treats such as vegan chocolate, superfood smoothies, hummus crackers, and avocado chips.
The Big Vegan Cheese Making Kit
It can be hard to give up cheese when you go dairy-free, but this clever kit means they don’t have to. With six delicious cheeses to make, all they need to add are nuts and non-dairy milk to create up to 20 batches, including mozzarella, ricotta, and creamy mascarpone.
First Mess Vegan Cookbook
With more than 125 recipes included, The First Mess Cookbook is the essential guide to making plant-based meals and desserts. From the tempting Earl Grey and Vanilla Bean Tiramisu, to the Weeknight Root Vegetable Dal, vegetarian cooking will be easy and impressive, no matter which season they’re in.
Vegan Cork Aromatherapy Diffuser Bracelet
Non-allergenic and suitable for vegans, this attractive bracelet is made from sustainably sourced natural cork. Fastened by a stainless steel magnetic clasp, this eco-friendly cork bracelet is a fantastic way to wear essential oils, as they can be dropped onto the pulse point for maximum effect.
Vegan Benevolent Brownies
If you’re looking for a food gift for a family with a vegan among them, these Benevolent Brownies are ideal. With four different flavors, including vegan fudge, this set of 12 blondies and brownies make a sweet, thoughtful gift, while every sale helps to lift someone out of poverty.
Vegan Lip Balm
Lip balms often contain beeswax, which means they’re not vegan-friendly. This set of three contains only natural ingredients and is completely free of beeswax, as well as chemicals, petroleum, and soy. Made with coconut oil and cocoa butter, they come in three delicious and guilt-free flavors.
Vegan Cold Process Bar Soap
Totally cruelty free and handmade, these soaps make a thoughtful gift for anyone. Unrefined avocado oil and extra virgin olive oil give these soaps a luxurious lather, while the six different scents are created using only essential oils. The packaging is fully recyclable, too.
Superfood Smoothie Bombs
Supercharge an ordinary smoothie with one of these Superfood Smoothie Bombs. With five different varieties to choose from, including peanut butter, raw cacao, and super greens, these bombs are packed with superfoods such as goji berries and spirulina, to elevate any smoothie to new nutritional heights.
The Vegan Stoner Cookbook
There are times in one’s life when the munchies really take over. Packed with vegan recipes which are so easy that anyone could make them, no matter how stoned they are, this cookbook includes breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and snacks and is written in a fun, if irreverent way.
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Simply answer a few easy questions about your preferences, and Bright Cellars will match the answers to a selection of wines from around the world. Then every month, or until you pause or cancel your subscription, you or your recipient will receive four further bottles of hand-selected wines to enjoy.
Vegan Insomnia Cookies
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Completely free of any animal products or by-products, these chocolate chip cookies are also gluten-free. Available in a variety of flavors and pack sizes, these cookies will be delivered fresh to the door, and are perfect with a glass of plant-based milk or hot chocolate.
Bean Box Coffee Sampler
Coffee lovers will rejoice when they see the postman bringing the Bean Box to the door! With four hand-picked roast gourmet coffees in every box, each one is sourced from Seattle’s top small-batch roasters to ensure a unique and enjoyable artisan experience.
Vegan Wish Bracelet
You could give this gift to someone who is already eco-conscious, or maybe to that person who needs a little nudge in the right direction. With three cute bracelets in each pack, the card holds an important message to help the bees, plant more trees, and clean the seas.
Oh She Glows Vegan Cookbook
The old adage ‘we are what we eat’ is a continuous theme throughout the Oh She Glows Cookbook. Packed with over 100 recipes which are all plant-based, and many of them gluten-free, too, this book will make healthy cooking a breeze.
Superfood Mix Starter Pack
Make superfoods simple with these seven incredible blends. Perfect for adding to smoothies, breakfasts, or eaten with snacks, each sachet is designed to have a different effect; Forever Beautiful will nourish the skin, while Chocolate Lover is for all the chocoholics, and Muscle Power simply speaks for itself.
Friends Not Food Vegan Shirt
The absolutely perfect gift for any animal lover, this tee holds an important message. With a cute cow, pig, and chicken on the front, the legend reads ‘Friends, Not Food’ – you never know, it may just prick the conscience of a passer-by when they see it, too.
Easy DIY Nut Milk
While it’s great that stores stock dairy-free milks, they don’t show them off to their true potential. This kit contains everything needed, bar water, to make four delicious nut milks (coconut, almond, cashew vanilla, and hazelnut chocolate) which are perfect for breakfast cereals, hot drinks, baking, and more.
Funny Vegan Cutting Board
They say meat is murder, but what about those poor vegetables? This funny cutting board is made from bamboo and is available in two sizes and fonts, while the message on the front – This is where I murder vegetables – will make them smile every time they use it.
How to Be Vegan and Keep Your Friends
Being a vegan can be tough, especially in social situations. Help them cook and eat on their own terms with this cookbook, which not only contains more than 50 delicious recipes which even non-vegans will love, but also hints and tips on how to do it without losing friends.
David's Tea Sampler
Tea lovers will really enjoy this beautiful sampler set. Filled with 12 unusual teas, this set contains blends with intriguing names such as Buddha’s Blend, Mother’s Little Helper, and the self-explanatory Cold 911, which is made with all-organic ingredients to help ward off any nasty bugs.
Vegan Ergonomic Meditation Seat
Let’s face it, meditating in the lotus position can be painful unless the yogi is fairly supple. Save their legs and their back with this fab vegan leather cushion, which allows them to adopt a similar pose without pulling every muscle in their legs.
Gourmand Pure Perfume Roller Oil
Vegan and cruelty-free, these perfume rollers use sweet almond and apricot oils as a base. Available in six distinctive scents, these exclusive perfumes contain ingredients such as sandalwood, musk, bergamot, and rose to obtain beautifully seductive scents without any artificial fragrances.
Aztec Secret Deep Pore Cleansing Clay
Billed as ‘The World’s Most Powerful Facial’, the Aztec Secret Deep Pore Cleansing Clay has been sourced from Death Valley in California, where it has been sun-dried for up to six months. With no additives or preservatives, this natural clay will unclog pores and leave skin wonderfully clean and glowing.
Fruit and Veggie Socks
Let her wear her love for all things natural with a fun pair of fruit and veggie socks. Made with a cotton and nylon mix, these socks are breathable and soft, and make a great talking point for any vegetarian, vegan, or anyone who just really likes salad!
If the two biggest loves of her life are cats and avocados, this t-shirt will make a brilliant gift idea. Made from ringspun cotton for a comfortable fit, these tees are fun and fresh looking, and come in a variety of colors and sizes.
The Homemade Vegan Pantry
Whether they’re just starting out on their journey or don’t have a handle on cooking yet, this cookbook will show them how to make all the meat-free staples they need. From condiments such as cashew cream to soups like see-food chowder, this book goes back to basics with flair.
Bravado Spice Vegan Hot Sauce Bundle
If you’re looking for a vegan gift for someone who likes to eat with heat, this set of spicy sauces is ideal. With nine 5 oz bottles in the set, this collection includes Ghost Pepper & Blueberry, Serrano & Basil, and the ultimate Crimsons Special Reserve Hot Sauces.
Boscia Vegan Collagen Microcrystal Eye Mask
Beauty doesn’t just come from sleep, but it’s not all cruelty-free, either. These eye masks deliver a powerful 900 microcrystals of hyaluronic acid, peptides, and vegetable-derived collagen to the skin to help diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
UrthBox Vegan Snacks Subscription
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No matter what plan they follow, they can have a box full of healthy snacks delivered to their door every single month. With trail mixes, drinks, crackers, cookies, and more, depending on the size you choose they could receive up to 30 full-sized products with every delivery.
Plant Theatre Funky Veg Kit
If they love vegetables, they’ll have a lot of fun growing their own funky versions of their favorites. With everything needed, including pots, peat discs, and markers, this set also includes seeds for growing purple carrots, striped tomatoes, yellow courgettes, red Brussels sprouts, and multi-colored Swiss chard.
Fitglow Vegan Good Lash Mascara
Many mascaras use beeswax in their formula, but Fitglow’s Good Lash Mascara is different. Containing a blend of several plant-based waxes instead, this brand is cruelty-free, gluten-free, and suitable for vegetarians and vegans alike.
Feeling Smitten Crystal Geode Bath Bomb
Kind to skin and to animals, this beautiful bath bomb uses 98% natural ingredients for a soothing, relaxing bath. The relaxation doesn’t end there, though, because once the bath bomb has dissolved, it will reveal a genuine rose quartz stone which is said to release a relaxing, peaceful energy.
The Herbivore Calm Experience Gift Set
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Naturally pink from the Himalayan sea salts and French pink clay used, this Herbivore gift set makes for a beautifully thoughtful gift. With bath salts, cleansing bar, and a girlfriend candle, this set smells divine, and comes accompanied by a wooden soap dish, matches, and a sisal body scrubber.
Kombucha Brew Kit
Far from being just a trendy drink du jour, Kombucha is brimming with healthy nutrients and organic ingredients. This kit comes with everything needed to begin brewing Kombucha from home, including a claim code to order the healthy bacteria and yeast needed to begin their first batch of ‘booch.
Zero Waste Kit
Help someone to cut down on their single use plastic by giving them one of these zero waste kits. Using stainless steel, bamboo, and remnant fabrics, these kits can contain reusable market bags, sandwich and snack tins, utensils, an ‘unsponge’, and a bamboo toothbrush. Contents depend on size ordered.
Funny Vegan Mug
There’s one question that all vegans and vegetarians get at some point in their food journey – do they get enough protein? This funny mug will answer that infuriating (if well-intentioned) question without them having to say a word, and is available in 2 different sizes and as a travel mug.
Mama Sezz Vegan Food Delivery Subscription
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Choose a meal bundle to suit their needs, and they can receive a whole box full of ready-made vegan meals delivered directly to their door. Made from fresh ingredients to order, these meals will be delivered in a refrigerated box and need no cooking, just heating up.
Dr. Martens Vegan Combat Boot
Dr. Martens are one of the most recognizable boots around, and it’s no wonder; they’re comfortable, hard-wearing, and they look super cool. This pair comes in a smooth black vegan leather version, so those who can’t wear leather can have great footwear, too.
Vegan Hot Chocolate Mix
Hot chocolate is a pleasure no-one should miss out, no matter what their diet requirements are. This twin pack from Elements Truffles features ayurvedic adaptogens – turmeric, and ashwagandha – to bring whole new flavors and health benefits to this vegan bedtime treat, which is sweetened with coconut palm sugar.
Moon Juice Collagen Protect Vegan Creamer
Creamers are a no-go to those on dairy-free diets, which is a shame because they add the perfect finishing touch to drinks. This Moon Juice creamer, however, uses only silver ear mushroom, tocos and hyaluronic acid to not only add creaminess to drinks, but to improve skin, hair, and nails, too.
Earth Hero Zero Waste Gift Box
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Give someone a head-start on their plastic-free journey with the Zero Waste gift box. Containing a silicone sandwich bag, bamboo utensil set, bamboo toothbrush, and other reusable products, it will dramatically cut out so much of their single-use waste that they will wonder why they didn’t shop more sustainably before.
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