CONSCIOUS GIFTS FOR MOTHERS DAY
BY HANNAH JARRATT
Mothering Sunday is fast upon us and the time to embody your love and appreciation for the woman who squeezed you out is here.
Never fear, we have it covered. Here is our people and planet friendly edit for Mother’s Day, 8 products that speak to your adoration of Her and don’t compromise that ever so important social and environmental responsibility.
This Mother’s Day go forth and consciously consume.
FINE CELL WORKPINEAPPLE CUSHION
£165, at Fine Cell Work
Stepping up to the plate in pole position are our old friends at Fine Cell Works, the social enterprise that results in the chic-est cushion covers you could wish for as well as supporting rehabilitation work for people in the prison system.
NADIA NARAIN CANDLES
£28, at Impossible
Who doesn’t need more candles in their life? Nobody, that’s who. So we have settled upon this flurry of fluoro treats, designed to transport the sniffer to an array of moods.
BLACK ZIP TOP TOTE
£165, by Kate Sheridan
This dreamy tote is a real bag for life. Its classic design is timeless making this vegetable dyed leather bag a pal for any eventuality. Designer Kate Sheridan has really hit the nail on the head with this dream boat.
FLOWERS FROM PETALON
FROM £35, at Petalon
If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Flowers are an inevitable go-to for a day such as this, so why not try a more sustainable approach with Petalon? The independent florist who bikes the bouquets to the recipient to cut down CO2 emissions.
£10, from Riposte
What better way to celebrate one fantastic woman than with an award winning magazine for smart women, created by smart women. We can’t recommend Riposte anymore and their 7th issue has just hit the proverbial wracks.
BRILLIANT LIPSTICK BY KJAER WEIS
£44, at Content Beauty
It’s a lipstick for one and all, truly marrying ethics and aesthetics. Kjaer Weis don’t compromise on ethics or luxury and we whole heartedly salute them.
ORGANIC PEACE OIL
£14.95, at Peace Oil.org
Is it too much of a stretch to say that olive oil is the water of life? Mmm we don’t think so. Peace Oil is delicious inside and out, it is made in Israel and works across the region to encourage peaceful relationships (peace emoji)
HEXAGON HOOP EARRINGS BY RACHEL JACKSON
£45, at Lowie
These hexagonal hoops are the height of sophisticated cool and probably the perfect gift for anyone, so here they are in our exclusive yet inclusive list.