OK summer might almost be over but as always we remain ever hopeful that we might get an indian summer this year. And of course we'd want to keep our eco creds and wellbeing levels up in preparation of the cold months ahead. If you're looking to give someone a gift you should check out the guide to wellbeing website The Baoli that lets you find great gifts for every occasion. Here are our top 10 eco and wellbeing gifts from The Baoli.
Product: Florence - Printed Canvas Weekenders
By: NV London-Calcutta
A perfect bag for all your weekend getaway necessities. Monday morning office outfit might fit in too! Perfect marriage between British design talent with age-old Indian craftsmanship.
Eco and wellbeing features: Handmade, ethically produced in Calcutta. Screened by hand, using traditional methods and environmentally friendly, AZO free dyes. Accredited by World Fair Trade Organisation.
Product: Iris Block Print Maxi Dress
By: People Tree
It's summer festival time, and this 100% cotton maxi dress with colourful dots from People Tree is a must-have. Adjustable halter neck is very helpful!
Eco and wellbeing features: People Tree promote natural and organic cotton farming. Its fashion meets the Fair Trade principles by World Fair Trade Organisation. Locally sourced and handmade in most instances, with natural and recycled products. Safe and natural dyes only.
Product: Garudasana Jumpsuit
By: Sweaty Betty
You will master your "Eagle" (Garudasana) yoga pose in this relaxed racer back jumpsuit. Gentle blouson shape through the body yet close fitting at bust.
Eco and wellbeing features: Fabric - 91% modal, which is made of regenerated beechwood pulp and has all the great properties of cotton. It also absorbs 50% more moisture than cotton.
Product: Grey Green Five Fingers Classic
Go barefoot. Go KSO ("Keep Stuff Out" that is). Ideal for fitness training, cross fit, travel, relaxing after sports. Razor-siped for improved flexibility and slip resistance on a variety of terrain. Machine washable, air dry.
Eco and wellbeing features: Connect with the Earth and benefit from an increased sense of balance and greater agility, improved posture and less back pain.
Product: Holistic Silk Eye Mask with Lavender
No more sleepless nights on the plane. Pop in this silk & velvet eye mask which will totally block light & sweeten the air around you with sleep inducing lavender.
Eco- and wellbeing features: Sleep in total darkness, which increases the quality and efficiency of your sleep with the help of aroma therapeutic lavender.
Product: Glimmer of hope earrings
By: Satya Jewelry
Each sunny new day is full of thousands of possibilities. Be reminded of the promise of tomorrow with these airy lotus earrings. 24kt gold vermeil.
Eco- and wellbeing features: Blending spiritual symbols, healing gemstones and sacred meanings, Satya Jewelry is created with grace, style and a global consciousness.
Product: Lip Balm 4 saver pack
By: Fair Squared
An ideal essential treat for your lips, times four: Citrus with SPF15, Spearmint, Vanilla and Vegan Pomegranate. Tasty, and longlasting.
Eco and wellbeing features: Recyclable tube; made of certified USDA Organic Ingredients; free from gluten and other nasty things like petrolatum, parabens, sulphates, and GMO.
Product: Sea Mist Sea Salt Spray with Lavender
By: John Masters
Dreaming of the beach holiday but can't get out of the city? Simply spray the desired amount on this magic liquid on your hair. Lavender oil also helps to protect the hair. Created by John Masters, part basement alchemist, part organic innovator.
Eco- and wellbeing features: Contains water, sea salt and certified organic lavender oil. Nothing else. Ingredients and products are never tested on animals.
Product: Apricot Nourishing Cuticle Oil
Dry cuticles will never bother you again. This product is made of apricot oil, known for its ability to penetrate the skin without leaving an oily feel. Rich in vitamin A to nourish, protect and add shine. Delicately scented with refreshing bergamot and palmarosa essential oils - nice little touch.
Eco and wellbeing features: No preservatives; no chemical ingredients; no sulphates (nasty chemicals); no synthetically made colours; suitable for veggies.
Product: Matcha Super power green tea
Superhero amongst teas. Concentrated green tea powder packed with antioxidants and nutrients. Join the Buddhist monks and royalty who have been sipping on this beverage for over 900 years.
Eco- and wellbeing features: Energising and calming; metabolism boosting; antioxidant blast.