6 Mindful Things To Buy This Season
It's gifting season, and for some of us, it's not easy to maintain our stance as mindful or conscious consumers who want to only purchase from sustainable, eco-friendly, ethical, clean and cruelty-free brands. Whether you’re treating yourself, or a loved one, its nice to purchase something you know was produced without harming animals, humans or the environment and this can be quite the overwhelming task, as much of the time, its not that these brands aren’t accessible, its just that we don’t know where to find them – so we’ve done the hard work for you!
AboutHer.com has rounded up just a few of the luxurious yet mindful gifts and brands to treat yourself with, or your nearest and dearest…
Kurt Geiger – Vegan Leather Sneakers
Kurt Geiger has taken a conscious step and just launched their first ever vegan, sustainable collection featuring recycled nylon bags in pops of color, but what really stands out is the brand’s new line of vegan leather sneakers. There is nothing more stylish to pair with everything from your street wear to silk dresses and its totally guilt free.
Johanna Ortiz is better known for her hyper-feminine silhouettes in prints that continually give us holiday vibes – but did you know that her garments are created using the finest methods and fabrics in a sustainable manner? Choose between garments and accessories made of certified fabrics such as GOTS cotton, BCI cotton, FSC viscose and other organic materials knowing they come from responsible managed sources that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.
Project bYouty Gifting Kits
Project bYouty, the largest homegrown beauty and wellness e-commerce platform in the Middle East, introduces a delightful array of well-curated Gifting Kits featuring exclusive products that are tailor-made to encourage your loved ones, and yourself, to practice self-care the cruelty-free way. These Gifting Kits are perfect to indulge in this holiday season and are curated with the platform’s latest regional launches as well as exclusive brands.
Mamta Saha - Affirmation Cards
On a bad day or through a hard time, its amazing what self-love and affirmations can do for you, which is why these affirmation cards from Mamta Saha are a very unique and mindful gift that connect with the soul. One of the laws of the universe is “What we think we attract,” and when we keep thoughts peaceful, they become the key to attracting abundance and happiness across all areas of your life. Affirmation cards are easily accessible in the moment and do not require a large amount of time to digest. They’re fast, prompt and exacting in any moment where you find yourself ’stuck’ or needing uplifting. These affirmation cards also come in a beautiful organic cotton bag, so you can take them with your wherever you go.
JW Pei - Gabbi Bag
As seen on the likes of Gigi Hadid, Hailey Bieber, and Emily Ratajkowski, JW Pei is a brand that has sustainability at its core. Its affordable, stylish and 100% sustainable. Each bag and design is minimalistic, vegan and uses high-quality canvas, polyurethane, and certified fabrics made from recycled plastic bottles. Accessible to all, no matter what budget, JW Pei is the gift that keeps on giving.
Repossi – Emerald Diamond Ear Cuff
Repossi is the Italian fine jewelry maison that you may have been overlooking. The brand offers up some of the most striking, yet wearable every day, timeless and avant-garde jewelry which combines artistic and architectural inspirations. Each piece is handcrafted exclusively in France and Italy. Repossi has relied on the heritage of craftsmanship for over 40 years and has been working with the same Italian workshops for generations to guarantee technical know-how and constant quality. Repossi only uses the highest quality of gemstones in its jewellery creations, mainly diamonds, but also coloured diamonds and emeralds, but for this season, the piece that stood out the most was the stunning emerald and diamond ear cuff – so it doesn’t matter whether your ear is pierced or not – you can always make a style statement.