Ethical Gifts for Kids

THIS GIFT LIST HAS BEEN CURATED WITH THE KIDS IN YOUR LIFE IN MIND. PRODUCTS THAT I'M AN AFFILIATE FOR ARE NOTED WITH AN ASTERISK! 

Nerdy Blocks

$50.00
Available at Uncommon Goods

The perfect gift for the kid with "nerdy" parents- both kid and parents will enjoy them! These blocks are Handcrafted in Michigan from local basswood and printed with nontoxic inks, and there are several other versions available including periodic table blocks and foreign language blocks. 

Galimoto Girl 

$12.00
Available at Ten Thousand Villages*

Push this adorable handcrafted toy around, and the rider's legs will "pedal". Created by artisans of the Chuma Wires workshop in Kenya, it mimics traditional toys made and played with by African kids. Use code LSJ25 for 25% off 1 regularly priced item

 

Stretchy Cardigan 

$35.00
Available at Wildly Co. *

Anything from Wildly Co's line of USA made kids' clothing would make a great gift, but I'm especially fond of this cute cardigan. Everything at Wildly Co. will be up to 30% off from Black Friday through Cyber Monday! 

Piggy Paint 

$8.00
Available at Green Orchyrd

This non-toxic, water based nail polish is made in the USA. My little niece loves this stuff! 

Use the following codes over Thanksgiving: Black Friday - BLK30 (fall / winter collection)
Cyber Monday - CYBER10 (sitewide - up to 60% off sale items)
Fair Tuesday - FAIRTUE10 (sitewide)
 

Arterro Bug Kit 

$8.99
Available on Amazon

Arterro kits are assembled by hand in Madison, WI, and use as many made-in-the-usa and eco-friendly components as possible. 

Giant Coloring Map

$29.95
Available at Uncommon Goods

Made in New York, printed with vegetable inks! From the looks of it, it should provide many hours of quiet entertainment? 

Unicorn Horn

$20.00
Available at Uncommon Goods

Handmade in Brooklyn, NY (but definitely not from eco-friendly fabrics, so if that's a dealbreaker for you, move along!)

TP Mocs

$69.00-$79.00
Available at TP Mocs

These moccasins are one of my favorite kids' products. My nephew has a pair and they are fantastic! They are Native- made in the USA and contribute toward combatting poverty within the Native American community. 

 

Kids Paper Bead Bracelet 

$12.00
Available at JustOne

Cutest stocking stuffer ever! This bracelet is made in Kenya from recycled paper beads. 

 

Stainless Steel Bento Lunchbox 

$32.00
Available at Life Without Plastic

For the aspiring zero waste family, I'd reccomend getting all the kids a stainless steel lunch box! 

Skinny Jeans 

$25.00
Available at Wildly Co

Another great gift option from Wildly Co- skinny jeans! Great for girls and boys. 

Eco Truck Building Toy 

$23.00
Available at Uncommon Goods

Made in the USA from recycled plastic and sawdust!