The Ultimate Vegan Christmas Gift Guide 2017 [30+Ideas]
Christmas is just around the corner
Christmas time is fast approaching, and even though I’m not a religious person, it’s always a great excuse to spend more time with family and friends, enjoy each other’s company, unwind, and have fun with all the festivities.
This is the time of year where we embrace (hopefully!) what really matters. Love, compassion, togetherness. Even though this is a Christmas gift guide, remember that the most valuable present you can give someone is your affection.
Christmas gifts (big or small) are a great way to show the people in your life how much you care. There is nothing more important than being altruistic. Christmas is a time of the year when some people feel more depressed and lonely. Not everyone will get the opportunity to have a good time. Actions speak louder than words so my advice for this Christmas is to volunteer & donate. Search for homeless shelters or animals shelters in your area and donate some of your time in making someone’s life a little better. Spread love and joy to those who would otherwise go without it. And if you have some extra cash lying around donate, to a cause close to your heart. ♥
Gift exchange on Christmas day is traditional in most homes and there is definitely nothing wrong with pampering your loved ones if you are in a position to do so. But what if your loved ones are vegan?♥ Even better! That means that your money will be spend on cruelty free products. Out of ideas? No worries, I got you covered! Let the ultimate vegan Christmas gift guide 2017 unfold before you!
The Ultimate Vegan Christmas Gift Guide 2017 [30+ Ideas]
The vegan market has flourished over the last couple of years. Increased demand has resulted in great supply! There is no shortage of excellent vegan products out there. There is a myriad of choices! Digging around for the perfect vegan Christmas gift can be tricky but rest assured, I’ve done all the research for you! Get ready for the ultimate vegan Christmas gift guide 2017. With more than 30 different vegan Christmas gift ideas there is something for every budget and every taste! Let’s get started!
The Christmas gift ideas are separated into categories.
These categories in the order in which they appear are:
- Hoodies & T-shirts
- Beauty, Cosmetics & Skincare
- Budget-Friendly: Under 10 Euros
∗∗∗Click on the images for pricing and orders.
I might be slightly biased for this one as there is nothing I love more than a funky pair of shoes!
What I recommend:
Hot Chocolate Design Mary Janes
Lately I’m obsessed with Hot Chocolate Design! Their shoe collection is funky, different, unique and affordable! They have a huge range of designs of Mary Jane flats as well as high heels. The company, founded in 2004 by Pablo Martinez and Carolina Aguerrevere, has a strong vintage feel.
This is my absolute favorite design and a definite conversation starter!
The shoes are not clearly marked as vegan so I have personally contacted the company and received confirmation that their collection is 100% vegan friendly!
You can check out their collection and order the shoes here: Hot Chocolate Design
Will’s Vegan Shoes & Accessories Co. Shoes
If you could stretch your budget a tiny bit, Will’s Vegan Shoes & Accessories Co. offers a great collection of PETA approved faux leather boots, shoes and accessories for both men and women!
These are my picks for both men and women for this Christmas!
They are water resistant, breathable and ethically made in Portugal.
You can find them here: Will’s Vegan Shoes & Accessories Co.
Available in a variety of sizes, these deserts are super soft with decorative stitching details and hand-stitched latex insoles.
Get them here: Will’s Vegan Shoes & Accessories Co.
∴ T-shirts & Hoodies
Clothes are a great way to discreetly draw attention to the vegan message. You don’t even have to do anything! Just walk around in your vegan hoodie/t-shirt and let it do the talking!
What I recommend:
There is nothing cooler than sporting around a vegan t-shirt at the gym while you are making those vegan gains! Debunk those protein myths with a single piece of apparel!
Spreadshirt does on-demand printing which reduces waste and is environmentally friendly!
You can buy this t-shirt here: Spreadshirt Vegan Muscle
And how about this gorgeous t-shirt that lets the world know that veganism is all about love and compassion?
Available in a number of vibrant colors, you can spread the vegan message by just looking fab!
You can order this t-shirt here: Spreadshirt Peace Love Vegan
Stay warm and cozy with this vegan hoodie by Hotscamp.
This ‘Eat Fruit Not Friends’ hoodie comes with a kangaroo pouch pocket with secret cable feed hole for earphones. Perfect!
Order at: Hotscamp Vegan Hoodie
∴ Beauty, Cosmetics & Skincare
Treat your loved ones with some of the best, cruelty-free beauty products! Nothing says Christmas like a bit of self-pampering!
What I recommend:
Soul & Soap Spa Kit
Soul & Soap products are all vegan and cruelty free! This lavender & rose spa kit comes complete with shower gel, bath bombs, soaps and body yogurt.
You can check out their products here : Soul & Soap
Lyonsleaf Hot Cloth Cleanser Gift Set
Lyonsleaf have a great range of vegan beauty products for men. This gift set contains their award-winning beauty balm cleanser!
Lyonsleaf products are handmade in the UK using home-grown herbs and fair trade ingredients!
Check out this gift set here: Lyonsleaf Hot Cloth Cleansing Gift Set
Brubaker Bath Gift Set
This luxurious bath gift set is surprisingly cheap, handmade, vegan and composed of the finest ingredients. It makes a perfect cruelty-free Christmas gift for your loved ones!
This gift set, which by the way has a cranberry smell theme (yum!), includes a number of bath salts is the shape of cupcakes and hearts, as well as a luxury chocolate bar!
You can find this delicious gift set here: Brubaker Gift Set
Chic Republic Bamboo Make Up Brushes
Make up is a great way to express one’s self, especially when the products used are 100% vegan and cruelty free.
This 11 piece makeup brush collection comes complete with all the essential tools to create a flawless make-up look.
Follow the link to order: Chic Republic Make Up Brushes
Althea Tomlin Natural & Organic Skincare Luxury Christmas Pampering Gift Set
Instead of buying single products, why not opt for a gift set? There are various organic skincare gift sets you can find on the market at relatively low prices! This luxury Christmas organic pampering gift set is eco and vegan friendly and not tested on animals.
The gift set includes award-winning organic skincare products such as relaxing body oils, hair & body wash as well as stress balms.
You can order it here: Althea Tomlin Natural & Organic Skincare Luxury Christmas Pampering Gift Set
InterDesign Quinn Cosmetic Tote Bag for Makeup
This very stylish accessory bag with handle and silver zipper can be the perfect Christmas gift! Great for bathroom vanity drawers and on the go. It can also be used for storing office supplies!
This make up bag is made of real cork with vegan patent leather and waterproof interior. A unique gift that is useful and stylish!
Order it here: InterDesign Make Up Bag
Accessory items are always great for gifts as they are usually fairly cheap! Products like belts, wallets and jewelry are fun presents that you can give to your friends and family as well as colleagues or other acquaintances!
What I recommend:
Corkor Minimalist Wallet
All products by Corkor are hand crafted and made of cork which is an eco-friendly material. Corkor Minimalist wallet is slim, stylish, vegan and PETA approved.
Available in a wide range of colors, it’s trendy and durable! This wallet is practical, unique, caring, fashionable and thoughtful!
Check it out here: Corkor Minimalist Wallet
HippoWarehouse Vegan Ruck Sack
Ruck sacks can be a pretty handy gift! They can be used as a gym bag of hand luggage when travelling! And they can also be a great way to spread the vegan message!
Hippowarehouse offers these in ten different colors so that you can choose whichever one suits your loved one’s personality!
Find them here: HippoWarehouse Vegan Ruck Sack
Maguire’s Travel Wallet Paper Purse
The paper used for this travel wallet is recycled and recyclable. After a long, loved life – simply cut out the zip and throw on the compost!
Beautifully packaged in a recycled gift box, this innovative eco present for is suitable stylish vegans and eco friendly family, friends and colleagues.
For orders: Maguire’s Travel Wallet Paper Purse
Corkor Vegan Handbag
This handbag is a bit pricey but totally worth your money if you are looking for a high quality, eco-friendky gift!
Who doesn’t want to be trendy and stylish – but why should we do it in a way that our environment and the animals in it suffer? Thanks to this cork clutch, you can now have both, since they are 100% vegan, eco-friendly, and Peta approved as well!
Order it here: Corkor Vegan Handbag
Simaru Vegan Belt
Cork is the ideal leather vegan alternative out there! In addition to the well-known leather properties, cork is particularly durable and also water-repellent.
Simple and therefore suitable for any outfit, this belt is the perfect vegan Christmas gift!
You can buy it here: Simaru Vegan Belt
Everybody wears hats in one form or another! Whether it’s because of the cold weather or as a style accessory, hats are very popular and make for fantastic, affordable Christmas gifts!
What I recommend:
Teelsland Beanie Hat
This beanie hat is perfect for both keeping you warm during those cold winter days as well as spreading the vegan message in a subtle way!
With a powerful message, your vegan friend is guaranteed to get a lot of use out of this beanie hat! For under 10 Euros, this is an absolute bargain! Soft and stretchy and available in two different colors.
Order here: Teelsland Beanie Hat
CafePress Vegan For Life Baseball Cap
Everybody loves baseball caps! For one, they protect you from harmful UV rays. And when they come with a strong vegan message such as this one, they turn you into a vegan activist with a single move!
For under 20 Euros, you can make your vegan friends beam with joy! This vegan baseball cap comes into different colors. CafePress offer a variety of designs and vegan messages such as ‘Friends not Food’.
Order it here: CafePress Vegan Baseball Cap
Ililily Soft Faux Leather Vintage Trucker Hat
This stylish trucker hat comes in two different colors, brown and grey. It is made of faux leather and a faux swade brand logo patch on the side.
A fantastic gift for a conscious friend or family member!
You can find it here: Ililily Trucker Hat
Strand Clothing Knitted Beanie Hat
This stylish knitted beanie hat is cute and vibrant! One of my absolute favorite picks for this year’s Christmas gift ideas!
This beanie hat is vegan, made from 100% soft-spun acrylic. A great Christmas gift choice for that special someone who just loves hot pink!
To order follow the link: Strand Clothing Knitted Beanie Hat
Novelty products are a fun choice for vegan Christmas presents and they wont stretch your budget! Affordable and funny is definitely the way to go!
What I recommend:
Door Mat Non-slip Vegan Indoor Doormat
With a vibrant design and the message ‘friends not food’, this non-slip doormat is a unique vegan Christmas gift! It can be used both indoors and outdoors!
For under 10 Euros, this is a total bargain! Keep your feet dry and comfortable and remind your friends that they have entered a vegan household!
Order it here: Door Mat Non-slip Vegan Indoor Doormat
Bang Tidy Clothing Vegan Apron
‘Bitch Please, I’m Vegan’! An amusing and yet stylish apron for the vegan cook in the family! No Christmas is complete without a good laugh!
This funny BBQ apron is the perfect vegan Christmas gift for anyone who can appreciate a bit of humor!
Find it here: Bang Tidy Clothing Vegan Apron
Tim And Ted Vegan Zombies Tote Bag
I laughed so hard when I came across this one! What do zombies eat? Graiiiiins! Haha! A cool, funny, geeky, nerdy tote bag! Perfect!!
You’d be happy to know that you can get this tote bag for under 10 Euros! Budget friendly and eco-friendly! Have a good laugh this Christmas! A life without humor is not worth living!
Get this at: Tim And Ted Vegan Zombies Tote Bag
Acen Ceramic Mug
But protein tho? How many times have you heard this non-argument about this non-problem?
PLANTS HAVE PROTEIN! You can make that pretty clear with this novelty ceramic mug for under 10 Euros!
For orders click here: Acen Ceramic Mug
Dressdown Team Vegan Cushion
An ideal gift that lets everyone that comes into your home that they have just entered a vegan household! How cool is that! Decorative style and a vegan message!
With 9 different colors to choose from, you really can’t go wrong! The cushion comes complete with hollow-fiber cushion pad and removable cover. Did I mention it’s dead cheap?
Order it here: Dressdown Team Vegan Cushion
∴ Budget-Friendly: Under 10 Euros
Not everyone has the financial ability to buy expensive Christmas gifts. Money should never stop you from exchanging gifts with the people you love on Christmas day. Something small, meaningful and from the heart shows people how much you care. After all, it’s the though that counts!
What I recommend:
DestinationVinyl GoVegan Stickers
These are particularly great for travel luggage! Spread the began message wherever you are by using this stickers or your ipad or laptop.
With a funky design, these stickers will surely draw attention and start pro-vegan conversations! This Christmas spread the message with go vegan stickers!
You can find them here: DestinationVinyl Go Vegan Stickers
Rockshore Accessories Dinosaur Herbivore Quote Bracelet
Jewelry doesn’t have to cost a fortune! Something simple and meaningful will certainly do the trick!
This inexpensive bracelet lets everyone know that you are a herbivore! Minimal design and a strong message. Who needs diamonds?
You can buy it here: Rockshore Accessories Dinosaur Herbivore Quote Bracelet
Mamum Faux Vegan Fur Key ring
This super cute key ring can also be used as a key chain or handbag charm or a silver chain decoration dangle! It’s stylish, unique and fuzzy! The best part? No animals had to suffer for you to enjoy it!
Available in 9 different colors, you are bound to find one you love! This is the perfect budget-friendly vegan Christmas gift.
Order it here: Mamum Vegan Key Ring
SoulCats Wood Organic Earrings
These gorgeous earrings are natural and organic. And of course, completely inexpensive! They are slick and trendy earrings in flower optics.
These hip earrings are made of wood and metal. For all those who prefer the charm of natural materials, but do not want to do without the certain chic!
Get them here: SoulCats Wood Organic Earrings
Merry Vegan Christmas!
I hope you enjoyed this post and found these vegan Christmas gift ideas helpful! Always remember that gifts are only one of many ways to express your affection to the people you love.
I want to conclude this post by stressing that material stuff don’t last forever. What’s important is the love and compassion we give and take all year round.
Make this Christmas memorable. Enjoy the time you spend with your friends and family and if you can, donate some of your time and/or money to those in need. Both human & non-human!
Happy Vegan Christmas! May 2018 be filled with love, good health and joy. And of course, animal liberation! Keep fighting the good fight!
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