Who doesn't love a little sparkle under the tree? Whether it's jewels, wine or something a little different, this is the time of the year to splurge. If you're looking for a sustainable luxury gifting idea for a special someone (or maybe for yourself), take a look at our list below for some truly delightful inspiration.
1. Sustainable Jewellery - Custom Duo Initial Necklace by S-Kin Studio
Inspired by the native Australian landscape, S-Kin Studio is a Melbourne-based sustainable brand producing beautiful fine jewellery. Durable, wearable and elegant, our pick is the Custom Duo Initial Necklace, which can be personalised with the initials of your lucky loved ones.
How much: $89
Where: S-Kin Studio
2. Vegan Wine - The Signature Cabernet Shiraz by Yalumba Wines
This signature Australian Shiraz Cabernet is produced at a Five Red Star James Halliday rated winery from the Barossa. As one of the most well-known vegan wineries in Australia, these five generations of winemakers have created this dry full-bodied Cabernet Shiraz with flavours of fruit and spice. An elegant addition to any wine aficionados' cellar.
How much: $52.99
Where: Yalumba Wines
3. Homeware Luxuries - Pure Belgian Linen Throw by The Sustainable Life Co
Our pure Belgian Linen Throw is a perfect gift for your parents who appreciates the finer things in life, the newlyweds setting up their first home together, or for that friend who has it all. This delightfully soft and luxurious linen throw comes in two classic and elegant shades of Oatmeal or Ivory, making it perfect to slip into every lounge or bedroom. With this gift, they might be the host with the most, but you'll be the guest with the best!
How much: $120
Where: The Sustainable Life Co
4. Gourmet Food Hamper - Organic Hamper by Gourmet Basket
This delicious hamper includes an abundance of gourmet and organic treats for a lucky loved one. This hamper comes filled with dairy free chocolate, gluten free crackers and organic beverages such as kombucha and apple cider vinegar. Already beautifully wrapped with Gourmet Basket's signature gift box and gift card, this gourmet hamper is ready to slide straight under the tree.
How much: $160
Where: Gourmet Basket
5. Luxury Skincare - Superdose Luminosity Masque by Sans Ceuticals
Our friends across the pond are on to something with Sans Ceuticals. This New Zealand-born skincare brand creates multifunctional, effective and sustainable skincare, without any harmful additions such as artificial parabens, fragrances or sulphates. The Superdose Luminosity Masque is designed to increase radiance while resurfacing the skin. Beautifully packaged in their sleek and modern packaging, this is one bottle you (or your friend) won't be hiding away in the bathroom cabinet.
How much: $60.98
Where: Sans Ceuticals
6. Vegan Leather Accessories - The Apple Leather Tote by Be Samara
A little further away, Canadian-brand Be Samara crafts cruelty free accessories with simplicity and sustainability front of mind. Their Apple Leather Tote is a generously sized tote bag, recreated with the skin of apples to make an entirely vegan purse for everyday essentials.
How much: $215 (USD)
Where: Be Samara
7. Sustainable Footwear - V10 Sneakers by Veja
Can anyone ever have too many white sneakers? The cool and classic Veja sneakers were always a quiet fan favourite of the fashionistas and eco-warriors. But then a certain Duchess of Sussex recently wore them on a trip down under, and this French footwear brand suddenly exploded everywhere. Produced with sustainable materials such as rubber and organic cotton, these sneakers will let your dancing feet keep the party going all night.
How much: Beginning at $160
Where: Available at various retailers, including The Iconic Considered Edit
It goes without saying that the festive season is brightened mostly by the love, laughter and joy shared between friends and family. If you're looking to treat your loved ones with a little something extra this year, we hope our curated list of sustainable luxury gifting ideas has sparkled a little extra inspiration for you.