Gift Guide: Go eco with The Food Marketing Experts
Our friends at Brampton-based agency The Food Marketing Experts are going green this Christmas. Here’s their eco gift list
Africology Spa Body & Bath Soak, £35
The soak is made with soapwort extract, which has natural foaming and cleansing properties, blended with plant and flower oils to create a treat that turns bath time into a healing ritual. All Africology formulations are void of harmful ingredients.
Bee Bee & Leaf Winter family food wrap pack, £23
What better way to keep the inevitable Christmas dinner leftovers fresh without cling film? All Bee Bee & Leaf’s wax wraps are as pretty as they are practical - we’re loving the new Winter print.
Socko socks, £20 per pair
No matter who’s on your list, socks are always a great gift - and these are extra special, being made in the UK with British wool and coming with a darning needle so you can make do and mend too!
Milly & Sissy Just Add Water Hand Wash, £25 for the glass bottle and three refill pouches
A British brand which prides itself on making every element of its products in the UK, including the glass dispensers and refill packets. Containing a wonderful selection of scents, this set makes a lovely gift.
Y.O.U. knicker three-pack, £36
Classically stylish, made from super-soft organic Fairtrade cotton and PETA-approved vegan, Y.O.U underwear is billed as being “as good for the world as it is for your wardrobe”. It also comes with a buy-one-give-two promise, meaning the brand donates two pairs to good causes for every pair you purchase.
PLYable Design toys, from £35
Made from a birch plywood, no plastic in sight, PLYable Design sells truly charming toys. All the materials used are child friendly, and the product has been CE certified to be safe for children of three and over.
Kentish Soap Co. multi-bar box, from £16
If you want to go plastic-free in bathroom, Kentish Soap Co.’s range of bars is brilliant - as well as body washes, the brand sells shampoo bars, too.
Creating Nature’s Corridors tree, from £35
A charity with a mission to help plant more trees and hedgerows in the UK, starting right here in Cambridgeshire, Creating Nature’s Corridors is giving you the chance to plant a tree as a Christmas present this year - truly the gift that keeps on giving.
Sapling Spirits Vodka, £6.50 for 5cl
Sapling Spirit has created a wonderful vodka with a purpose: for every bottle sold, the team plants a tree both here in the UK and overseas.
Purdy & Figg hand sanitiser, £5.99
This unique, delicately fragranced hand sanitiser spray is clinically proven to kill 99.99% of bacteria whilst making your hands smell great and stay moisturised.
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