10 Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas this Mother's Day
Updated: Feb 14, 2022
Choosing our gifts wisely not only honors our #mothers but also the mother of all – MOTHER NATURE. She is our home. And she deserves the best and more.
Another special celebration is coming our way! A time to celebrate the hard-working, inspiring, supportive and always loving mothers. We know how important it is to treat them everyday, but extra special on Mother’s day.
Whether you are an early planner or a last minute #shopper, Second Launch has dedicated it’s first #blog post to finding that special something. Be it for your #mothers, grand mothers, aunts, daughters, mother-in-law or simply a supportive woman in your life. Here are a few of the greatest #sustainable, #ethical, and eco-friendly finds that any special woman would love!
1. MERINO TURTLE NECK
Brand : THE PRODUCT
Price range : 149 - 999 kr
The Product focuses on #comfort. Showing us what good basics can do. Their collection is all about versatile everyday-wear you can enjoy day in, day out. From fabric selection to packaging, all items are made with #sustainability in mind.
One can never go wrong with a classic turtleneck—#comfort at it's best. This elegant and chic turtleneck is made with 100% Italian Merino Wool.
2. THE MIDNIGHT DRESS
Brand : AWAN (As We Are Now)
Price range : 790 - 1790 kr
Awan is focused on comfort-first fashion without compromise. Making #sustainable dresses that can be worn anywhere, at any occasion. Offering #effortless beauty in all their pieces.
This delightful Midnight Dress is made with 100% TENCEL™ and is tagged as their “most elegant dress with a beautiful and flattering cut”.
Part it with sneakers for the busy school runs or heels to elevate your look in the evening. It surely is an essential in anyone's wardrobe.
3. JOSEPHINE FLORAL PRINTED PJ SET
Brand : CCDK COPENHAGEN
Price range: 420 - 649 kr
CCDK Copenhagen aims to empower women by making them feel #confident in luxurious nightwear. They offer elegance through their seasonal #Nordic designs without compromising nature and the women behind their products.
This gorgeous floral printed #PJ set is the perfect present for a Pj day or for those cozy nights when it's time to relax, unwind and sip wine. Made with 100% #Recycled Polyester Sateen. A #bestseller and available at Second Launch.
4. THE LIV CASHMERE SCARF
Brand : THE SEPT
Price range : 450 - 1400 kr
The Sept Label is a #slowfashion label with a
love for clean and minimalist pieces. Producing
thoughtful basics with a soft and organic feel.
We choose the classic, timeless and luxurious #cashmere and #wool blend scarf. With its impressive size and value for money, this #scarf will keep you feeling warm and cozy. A hug on the go. Taken good care of, this product will last a lifetime. Available at Second Launch
5. WOOL & MOHAIR BEANIE
Brand : ARKET
Price range : 120 - 3500 kr
ARKET is a modern-day market that offers a wide range of Adult, Kids and household collections that are #curated sustainably and in line with culture and environment.
With their #circular approach and total #transparency, they are driving a positive change in the fashion Industry.
We loved this perfect blend of #Wool and Mohair beanie, which offers the softest touch, warmth and fuzziness this cold season. A timeless piece that everyone needs.
6. DORIS DOTS TIGHTS
Brand : SWEDISH STOCKINGS
Price range : 150 - 230 kr
The Swedish Stocking company shared a mission of changing and influencing the hosier industry towards #sustainability. From the traditional materials of producing stockings, they took the shift in using Recycled fibers, Nylon waste and PET Bottles without compromising #quality.
Check out their newly launched Mum & Mini collection. We found these eye catching semi sheer, 40 Denier Doris Dots Tights and the best thing is they have children sizes available too. #Matchingmummy? Who doesn’t like a mini me for a bit of extra fun.
7. NINA BRACELET
Brand : AKOLA
Price range : 450 - 3200 kr
Akola jewelry are #handmade with care and purpose by Ugandan women, providing life-changing job opportunities.
We chose this statement piece, the beautiful golden link Nina Bracelet. It showcases a #minimalist yet classy design that would definitely accentuate the beauty of every woman.
Available at Second Launch OR be in for a chance of winning this gorgeous bracelet by entering the #giveaway @secondlaunch_official. But be quick, the giveaway will end soon and winners will be announced on 7th of February.
8. MEDEA SUNGLASSES
Brand : MØY ATELIER
Price range : 1700 - 4200 kr
Møy Atelier is a #luxury eyewear brand with a #Scandinavian heritage and sustainability focus. Specializing in handcrafted products by Japanese artisans. Delivering eco-friendly collections based on 100% #recyclable and #biodegradable materials.
Go for the Wow factor with this one. Splurge a little bit for the number one woman in your life by gifting her this 18K gold embellished Medea sunglasses.
9. MINIKEN SHOULDER BAG
Brand : RESIDUS
Price range: 1300 - 1900 kr
With the vision of creating ethical, long lived, high quality fashion, Residus was launched. From the name, they use industry residues, mainly high quality leftovers, to actively reduce industry wastes and minimize ecological footprint.
Vegan Leather is taking over the market and there can never be enough bags for a busy mum. Check out the gorgeous miniken shoulder bag. The perfect functional accessory to any outfit, not to mention eco-friendly.
10. SYMRE HAND CREAM
Price Range: 120 - 350 kr
Last but not least! We are all for #women
owned #smallbusinesses. We delightfully came
across this little gem based in #voss
Keeping with tradition and #zerowaste concept, their products are #handmade on the family farm, using only natural and local ingredients.
There gorgeous hand cream is a bestseller. With essential oil of pine needle made in #Kragerø, this nutritious cream is full of vitamins such as A, D, E, K and with the additional benefits of pine needle oil, which has a wound-healing and antiseptic effect, it's the perfect gift for those who struggle with dry skin.
Treat the special women in your life this mother’s day by not only gifting her a special present, but with the gift of time. Cook together, laugh together, enjoy each other, create memories.
“Life doesn't come with a manual. It comes with a mother.”