20 cutting-edge and conscious gift ideas for her

Conscious gifting gets innovative with apple-skin cardholders and recycled bottle coats. Chosen by Clara Baldock and Raphaëlle Helmore

Mashu bag, £315: made from Piñatex, a fibre extracted from pineapple leaves, with handles crafted from wood offcuts
Mashu bag, £315: made from Piñatex, a fibre extracted from pineapple leaves, with handles crafted from wood offcuts

Paul Smith coat, £780: 100 per cent recycled plastic bottles
Paul Smith coat, £780: 100 per cent recycled plastic bottles
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Bottletop clutch, £195: upcycled metal ring pulls from Brazil
Bottletop clutch, £195: upcycled metal ring pulls from Brazil
Austin Austin hand soap, £15: made in East Anglia, organic and not tested on animals; the bottle is made from 100 per cent recycled materials
Austin Austin hand soap, £15: made in East Anglia, organic and not tested on animals; the bottle is made from 100 per cent recycled materials
Tiffany & Co Tiffany Save The Wild lion brooch, £10,900: 100 per cent of profits go to Wildlife Conservation Network
Tiffany & Co Tiffany Save The Wild lion brooch, £10,900: 100 per cent of profits go to Wildlife Conservation Network
Kalmar cuff, £525: handmade in London from recycled brass
Kalmar cuff, £525: handmade in London from recycled brass
The Ethical Silk Company pyjamas, £220: mulberry silk, produced by extracting silk after the moth has left the cocoon
The Ethical Silk Company pyjamas, £220: mulberry silk, produced by extracting silk after the moth has left the cocoon
Rentrayage dress, similar styles from £1,515; brownsfashion.com: fashioned from secondhand and vintage garments
Rentrayage dress, similar styles from £1,515; brownsfashion.com: fashioned from secondhand and vintage garments
Horizon Athletic top, $171: fabric made from recycled ocean plastics
Horizon Athletic top, $171: fabric made from recycled ocean plastics
Mother of Pearl jacket, £295: low-carbon-footprint organic cotton
Mother of Pearl jacket, £295: low-carbon-footprint organic cotton
Caralarga necklace, £55: made from raw cotton thread, discarded textile waste, sansevieria plant fibres and natural dyes
Caralarga necklace, £55: made from raw cotton thread, discarded textile waste, sansevieria plant fibres and natural dyes
 Rafa boots, $450: vegan recycled textiles
Rafa boots, $450: vegan recycled textiles
Noani belt, €119: 50 per cent apple skin and brass
Noani belt, €119: 50 per cent apple skin and brass
John Smedley hat, £70: alpaca wool that’s ethically farmed in the UK without pesticides, chemical feeds or enhancers
John Smedley hat, £70: alpaca wool that’s ethically farmed in the UK without pesticides, chemical feeds or enhancers
Stella McCartney jumper, £910: made from ethically sourced wool
Stella McCartney jumper, £910: made from ethically sourced wool
Luxtra card holder, £35: made from Frumat (apple skins) and lined with old-season fabric offcuts
Luxtra card holder, £35: made from Frumat (apple skins) and lined with old-season fabric offcuts
Ana Khouri ring, $9,800: fairmined gold with a percentage of sales going to local artisan communities. Pippa Small earrings, £2,800: ethically sourced gold and spinels and made by local artisans in Myanmar
Ana Khouri ring, $9,800: fairmined gold with a percentage of sales going to local artisan communities. Pippa Small earrings, £2,800: ethically sourced gold and spinels and made by local artisans in Myanmar
Veja trainers, €130: 53 per cent bio-based and recycled materials
Veja trainers, €130: 53 per cent bio-based and recycled materials
Neubau sunglasses, €399: the frames are nat­u­ralPX, an oil extract­ed from cas­tor plant seeds. The case is recy­clable and the clean­ing cloth is made from recy­cled plas­tic bot­tles
Neubau sunglasses, €399: the frames are nat­u­ralPX, an oil extract­ed from cas­tor plant seeds. The case is recy­clable and the clean­ing cloth is made from recy­cled plas­tic bot­tles
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